With lyrics by the then Scots Makar, Liz Lochhead, and music by well-known composer, Ken Johnston, “Making It New” was premiered on 9 April 2014. The commission was made possible with the help of Creative Scotland funding and is a musical celebration of the creation of art.

An illustrated copy of “Making It New” can be purchased here. The score is hard-bound with a specially commissioned frontispiece by renowned illustrator, Marc Baines, featuring the distinct architecture of the Reid Building.