Be Part of the Future of Music

Do you love new music? Do you enjoy playing an instrument or singing? Then join Hebrides Ensemble for a day of inspiring and surprising music-making in this unique celebration of the UK’s flourishing new music culture. As part of the Contemporary Music for All 2018 Festival, you will have the chance to rehearse and perform alongside Hebrides Ensemble musicians led by conductor and Hebrides Ensemble’s Artistic Director, William Conway and Violinist, James Clark.

Applications to take part are invited from all instrumentalists and singers aged 16 or over and of grade 5 standard or above. The repertoire will include a new commission by Nigel Osborne for orchestra and choir.

You can be part of it! 
 
Dates: Saturday 21st April
Schedule: 9.30 registration
                  10.00 – 13.00 Rehearsals
                  13.00 – 14.00 Lunch
                  14,00 – 16.30 Rehearsals
                  17.00 – Informal Concert

Venue: St Thomas of Aquins High School, 2 – 20 Chambers St,  Edinburgh EH3 9ES

Fee: £25 full price, £15 unemployed, disability and student

Please download this application form:  CoMA-Edinburgh-April-2018-application-form

Wherever you are (in the world!), join us for a programme celebrating three towering composers from the past who helped shape the history of Western classical music.  We commemorate the centenary of Debussy’s death and of Bernstein’s birth and the 350th anniversary of the birth of Couperin.  And we give a platform to two energetic and burgeoning composers of today, Jay Capperauld and Peter Longworth.

Saturday 5th May 2018 5pm New Auditorium, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Glasgow
Box Office: 0141 353 8000
https://www.glasgowconcerthalls.com/Pages/whats-on.aspx

Debussy: Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp 19′
Couperin: Les Barricades Mysterieuses  6′ arr. Jay Capperauld
Bernstein: Meditation I from 3  Meditations from Mass 5′
Peter Longworth: Nocturne and Masquerade 10′
Bernstein: Piano Trio 16′

Monday 7th May 2018  1pm Perth Concert Hall, Mill Street, Perth
Box office 01738 621031
https://www.horsecross.co.uk
And Live Stream on this website and on Facebook

Debussy: Sonata for Flute, Viola and Harp 19′
Couperin: Les Barricades Mysterieuses  6′ arr. Jay Capperauld
Peter Longworth: Nocturne and Masquerade 10′
Bernstein: Piano Trio 16′

 

Saturday 4th August 2018
3pm and 7.30pm, Lincoln Drill Hall, Free School Lane, Lincoln, LN2 EY

https://www.bbc.co.uk/proms/events/performers/3532d64b-1b82-4dac-a5a3-9c364dcdc5c3

A staged performance of Stravinsky’s First World War music theatre piece ‘The Soldier’s Tale’. William Conway conducts the Hebrides Ensemble in this tale of a young man who sells his soul to the Devil.

Stravinsky: The Soldier’s Tale 65′