We would like to invite you to attend this year’s Instrumental Consultation Evening which will take place across two days.

Meetings with Mr Rankin (Percussion) will take place on Wednesday 31 January from 4:00 – 5:30pm.

Meetings will all other instructors will take place on Thursday 1 February between 4:00 and 6:00pm.

Meetings with instrumental staff will be held in the Music Department (Music classrooms 1–3) in the Muriel Spark Building during the times stated above. Times for each instructor will be clear when booking through our online system, details of which you can find below.

Appointment Procedures

To select an appointment, please click on the “Book Now” icon below, where you will be directed to our Smoothbook booking page for the evening.

Once you have selected an appointment time with the correct instructor you will need to set up an account to confirm the booking (this only requires your name and email). If you came along to the evening last year you will already have a login set up.

By having this login you will be able to amend your appointment if circumstances change. Please note: booking/changing of appointments will close 24 hours prior to each parent’s evening.

If there any issues with the booking of appointments please get in touch with Lisa Shields, Performing Arts Co-ordinator, at Lisa.Shields@jamesgillespies.edin.sch.uk who will be able to assist.

We hope you will take advantage of this opportunity, and look forward to seeing you there.