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...
Quickfire Questions with Kana Kawashima
9 July 2021Get to know our fabulous First Violin, Kana Kawashima with our Quickfire Questions
Announcing our next six new concerts for Spring 2021
24 February 2021
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