These selected photographs show just some of the ways in which music has played a part in East Renfrewshire community life over the years.

Mearns Parish Choir Outing

A photograph of the Mearns Parish Choir on an outing, taken sometime in the 1920s.

Barrhead Townswomen's Guild Musical Group

A photograph of the Barrhead Townswomen's Guild Musical Group, taken around 1980.

Rouken Glen Pipe Band Championship

A photograph of the Rouken Glen Pipe Band Championship in September 1996.