‘In Concert’ The Inchcolm New Music Ensemble

April 1, 2019 in by mwhiteside


Event Details


Music at Heriot-Watt

www.hw.ac.uk/music

 

 

Inchcolm New Music Ensemble

 

 

‘In Concert’

 

 

Iona Abbey                              June 28th at 2.30pm Admission ‘the performance is included in price of admission to the Abbey’.

St. Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh         June 29th at 7.30pm Admission £6

 

What will you hear?

 

……a concert representing the finest music from the rich heritage of Scottish Celtic plainchant, whilst introducing new vibrant music by Scottish based composers.

 

This concert is a cycle of Scottish music compositions all recently composed, punctuated and inspired by some of the ‘Inchcolm Antiphoner’, the plainchant written to celebrate St. Columba over 1000 years ago by the monks of Inchcolm, an island in the river Forth.

 

Commissioned and performed by the ‘Inchcolm New Music Ensemble’, the new

music group of Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh.

 

Plainchant                   Inchcolm Antiphoner

Steve King                  Love Song

Tom Harrold               A Night Piece

Lyell Cresswell           Pater Columba

Lisa Robertson            May This House Stand

 

The concert lasts approximately one hour.

Music Director: Steve King.

 

For further information please contact: Steve King

Email: s.king@hw.ac.uk Tel: 0131 451 3705