Velma is a new flute/s, taiko, and electronics project based in Glasgow.
Created by Georgie Whyte (formerly McGeown) of Painted X-Ray, Velma play original and contemporary flute music.
Velma is Georgie Whyte 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 played TRKs by contemporary flute composer Ian Clarke with a specially written taiko part played by Alison.
Velma‘s first full gig, with Georgie and Diljeet Bhachu, was at the 13th Note, Glasgow, 5th October 2017, supporting Shilpa Ray.
Check the news page for future gigs.