Caroline Anne McCluskey
I completed my undergraduate studies in violin and Community Music at The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland graduating with a BA Honours Degree in 2005. My studies continued with the British Kodály Academy where I gained a Professional Development Certificate in Early Childhood Music Education –Kodály from Roehampton University. In 2009, I completed a MSc in Music in the Community from The University of Edinburgh and, in 2013, I completed a Postgraduate in Advanced Studies in Music and Dance Education – Orff Schulwerk. I studied for nine months at the Carl Orff Institute for Elemental Music and Dance Pedagogy, University Mozarteum Salzburg. Most recently, I have completed a Postgraduate in Learning and Teaching in Higher Arts Education at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.
In Scotland, I work as a freelance musician and educator. Over the last few years, I have worked for The University of Edinburgh; The Royal Conservatoire of Scotland; Drake Music Scotland; The Maryhill Integration Network; The Albanian Scottish Society; The Scottish Ensemble; The Scottish Orff Schulwerk Association; Orff UK; Edinburgh Youth Music Forum; The Junior Academy of Music, Queens University Belfast; Big Noise Scotland; Mendelssohn on Mull; Beatroute Music, Glasgow; Scottish Chamber Orchestra Connect and Hazelwood Vision.