Today we launch our search for the BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician 2022.
If you are a singer or instrumentalist aged between 16 and 27 with a passion for traditional music, apply now and you could win the prestigious title of BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician 2022. Prizes include an additional recording session with BBC Radio Scotland, a performance at the MG ALBA Scots Trad Music Awards 2022 and one year’s membership of Musicians’ Union.
The semi-finals weekend will take place 30th September to the 3rd October with the semi-final concert being broadcast live by BBC Radio Scotland and BBC ALBA.
6 musicians will be chosen to perform in the Finals which will be broadcast live from the City Halls in Glasgow on 6th February 2022 as part of the Celtic Connections Festival.
If you are aged 16 to 27, head to our website to enter! bbc.co.uk/youngtrad, where you will find the competition rules and privacy notice.
Entries open on 27th May 2021 and close at Midnight on the 27th of June 2021.
Watch 2021 BBC Radio Scotland Young Traditional Musician Award Winner Michael Biggins in action!