Although we have been devastated to have to cancel concerts, we very much look forward to welcoming you back in the future! Meanwhile, we have been busy creating special performances for you to tune in to, in the comfort of your own home. Here are some for you to enjoy 🎶
Our wonderful Leader Benjamin Marquise Gilmore performed Biber's Passacaglia on gut strings and baroque bow 🎻
KANA & NIKITA
First Violin Kana Kawashima and Principal Double Bass Nikita Naumov teamed up to perform 'Oblivion' by Astor Piazzolla 🎶
AISLING & SIUN
Let's give it a whirl! Our fabulous First Violins Aisling O'Dea and Siún Milne performed together Bartók's violin duet 'Whirling Dance' 💃
Sub-Principal Double Bass Adrian Bornet recorded a beautiful rendition of Sir Peter Maxwell Davies' 'Farewell to Stromness' on piano 🎹 (an instrument he hasn't played in about 60 years) - pretty impressive!
Our very talented Second Violin Gordon Bragg gave our 'Live from your Living Room' series an avant-garde twist with his performance of Schoenberg's Pierrot Lunaire: Mondestrunken, Columbine 🎶
Our fantastic Viola Brian Schiele performed No 6 from Telemann's 12 Fantasias for Viola da Gamba 🎶
We had a little throwback to last year's Winds Outer Hebrides Tour, courtesy of our amazing Sub-Principal Bassoon Alison Green...
60 Seconds with... Peter Whelan
14 January 2021We caught up with Peter Whelan to ask him a few questions about his upcoming concert with the Orchestra
Announcing our January – April 2021 Streamed Concerts
10 December 2020Join us for some more streamed concerts in 2021
We are delighted to announce ten more streamed concerts
26 October 2020Join us for ten more streamed concerts this Autumn