Friday, 25 July 2014

Watercolour Music

Mary Ann Kennedy and Scott Macmillan: Aiseag on Saturday 2 August 2014  21.30  Main Auditorium Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.

New Music Biennial 2014: Mary Ann Kennedy/Watercolour Music     
Strings of Scottish Festival Orchestra; Inverness Gaelic Choir
Mary Ann Kennedy and Scott Macmillan: Aiseag (The Ferryboat) for seven musicians, string orchestra & chorus.

Commissioned by Watercolour Music Aiseag (The Ferryboat) is connection. A lifelong fascination creates a journey between the Highlands and Canada's Gaelic diaspora. Electronica and found sound, Cape Breton and Scottish Highland musicians, a Gaelic choir and a Glasgow string section all aboard with composers Mary Ann Kennedy and Scott Macmillan, audio designer Nick Turner and poet, Aonghas MacNeacail.

Here are the details of a concert and above is an image of Cape Breton Bay. So check out the photographs of Declan McCullagh.

Scottish Islands Explorer - aware of colours and sounds of the sea 

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