Maya McCourt

cello tutor and workshop leader


Maya McCourt is a cellist, singer and general all round noise enthusiast. Graduate of the University of Edinburgh (1st class hons), she has been involved in lots of community music, including projects in Gambia and the Balkans, and runs her own in Flotsam Sessions, which puts on inclusive world music workshops and gigs. She is part of the organisational team for Ethno England, which is a member of Jeunesse Musicale Internationale's Ethno series of residencies for young folk musicians, and she gigs regularly in London and elsewhere, including with her own band Salt Moon.