Please note that not every group receives direct cash aid from the Association.
Groups visiting Hochsauerland:
April 2018 - Students and staff from Pinewood Special Needs School, West Lothian visiting HSK as part of an Erasmus European funded project.
May 2018 - 40 West Lothian P7 pupils
of stringed instruments participated in joint workshops and rehearsals
as well as social activities at the music academy in Bad Fredeburg. A
final concert was held in a the magnificent facility in HSK.
- 6 Scottish musicians, singers and poetry readers took part in a Burns Supper in the HSKmusic school.
June 2018 - a group of 9 guitar-playing pupils travel to HSK to twin with music school students in Bad Fredeburg.
August 2018 - The joint Youth
Exchange programme was reorganised to involve secondary school pupils
in the second leg of this two-year exchange. 15 Scottish and 15 German
young people with appropriate youth leaders to take part.
- As part of Arnsberg music week, 4 West Lothian musicians took part in an open-air concert to celebrate the re-opening of the refurbished Arnsberg Museum.
September 2018 - WL Twinning committee members visiting HSK privately, but attending a concert which will mark the last official engagement of Georg Scheuerlein, Head of HSK Music School, who is retiring due to ill-health.
visiting West Lothian:
March 2018 - a visit from members of the HSK Twinning Committee had to be cancelled due to heavy snow in Scotland.
April 2018 - An official delegation from HSK invited to West Lothian.
May 2018 - 10 members of Arnsberg Bowling Club visit West Lothian.
June 2018 - Some 30 players from Fanfaren-Korps Neheim visiting West Lothian as guests of Newland Concert Brass, Bathgate.