Inchcolm New Music Ensemble in Concert

June 27, 2014 in by mwhiteside


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  • Venue: Iona Abbey

Inchcolm New Music Ensemble
The new music group of Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh.

INME is a music group working to create new music-making opportunities for performers and composers of all abilities and backgrounds.

The ‘Inchcolm New Music Ensemble’ exists for creating and promoting a contemporary repertoire for amateur singers and instrumentalists.

We have an on-going project where we commission new music in Scotland that has inspiration from the magnificent Celtic plainchant that comes from Inchcolm, an Island in the Forth between Edinburgh and Fife.
group has given concerts in the St Magnus Festival in the Orkney Islands; Inverie in Knoydart; St Giles’ Cathedral, Edinburgh; the Isle of Skye; Ardtornish House; Iona Abbey off the west coast of Mull; Dunkeld Cathedral; Biggar; and Peebles. The INME toured the Czech Republic in June 2008 giving concerts in Prague, Brno and Kromeriz.

To date, the Inchcolm New music Ensemble has premiered over 50 new works over 15 years.