Claire McCue

Creator, Educator
Professional skills Arranging, Typesetting, Orchestration

Born in Glasgow, Claire originally gained a first class BSc(hons) in Maths Statistics & Management science before returning to her passion for music. She completed a BA Applied music and then went on to graduate from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland with an MMus Composition, (distinction) and several prizes. She went on to win several more prizes as well as being shortlisted twice for the Scottish New Music Awards chamber music composition category  in 2017 &2019,  and was also a British finalist for ISCM World Music Day in 2015.

Claire has also composed for various collaborations and has worked with dance, drama and visual arts on a variety of very different commissions. Her music has been performed across the UK, and internationally, and been broadcast on BBC Radio 3 and BBC Scotland.

For full biography and further information please visit my website:

Residence/Main Office Glasgow
Contact email


Title Year composed Instrumentation Genre
Prey 2012 Ensemble (no conductor)
See the full list of works by Claire McCue


Date Title Venue
16 Apr 2022, 8:12 p.m. Spring Concert RSNO Centre, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
1 May 2021, 8:05 p.m. Lost and Found YouTube, Online, None
30 Oct 2021, 3 p.m. Ghost Ship Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow, Scotland, UK
31 Oct 2021, 3 p.m. Ghost Ship Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

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