Velma

Velma - flute with taiko at Shawlands Kirk
Shawlands Kirk

Velma is a new flute/s, taiko, and electronics project based in Glasgow.

Created by Georgie McGeown (of Painted X-Ray), Velma play original and contemporary flute music.

Velma is Georgie McGeown on flutes and taiko, Diljeet Bhachu on flutes, and sometimes Alison Roe on taiko.

The first Velma performance was at a Flutes Unlimited concert in May 2016, where Georgie McGeown played TRKs by contemporary flute composer Ian Clarke with a specially written taiko part played by Alison Roe.

Velma - flute with taiko
Velma at Flutes Unlimited concert, Shawlands Kirk

Velma‘s first full gig, with Georgie McGeown and Diljeet Bhachu, was at the 13th Note, Glasgow, 5th October 2017, supporting Shilpa Ray.

Check the news page for future gigs.