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  • ON DEMAND (Concert): C1 Savourna Stevenson and Steve Kettley : Tristan Le Govic

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    Savourna Stevenson and Steve KettleySavourna Stevenson and Steve Kettley celebrate the release of their CD "The Wine of Life (is ours)" on the Cooking Vinyl label. Unusually, Savourna will be playing the pedal harp as well as the clarsach - its rich sonorities displaying her virtuosic talents in a new light, and giving even more …

    £8.5

    ON DEMAND (Concert): C3 Corrina Hewat’s The Song of the Oak and the Ivy : Cormac De Barra

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    Corrina Hewat: The Song of the Oak & the IvyThis suite for ten harps, played by Mary Macmaster, Wendy Stewart, Heather Downie, Bill Taylor, Tristan Le Govic and Corrina herself, intensely captures, in four movements, the diverse energies within the contemporary Scottish harp revival.  Commissioned in 2011 by the ElHF in celebration of its 30th year …

    £8.5

    ON DEMAND (Concert): C4 Siobhán Armstrong & Doimnic Mac Giolla Bhríde : Rhiannon Ramsey-Brimberg

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    Siobhán Armstrong and Doimnic Mac Giolla Bhríde Ireland’s foremost scholar-performer of historical Irish music, Siobhán Armstrong and the prize-winning Donegal singer, Doimnic Mac Giolla Bhríde, recently began a collaboration to explore the vocal music of the old Irish harpers. In this, their Scottish debut, they will perform treasures they have reconstructed from manuscript sources of …

    £7

    ON DEMAND (Concert): C5 The Transatlantic Hot Club : Gabriella Dall’Olio

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    Transatlantic Hot Club LiveWe are delighted to introduce The Transatlantic Hot Club who will be presenting an exciting performance of gypsy jazz and swing featuring the talents of Ben Creighton Griffiths (harp), Adrien Chevalier (violin) and Ashley John Long (bass). They will present Gypsy Jazz classics, swing standards, and Latin tunes in the ever-stylish hot …

    £8.50

    ON DEMAND (Concert): C6 A New Generation

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    Romy WymerOriginally from Holland Romy is now based in Glasgow having graduated from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland. She is pursuing a career as a composer and performer and will play a selection of her original works on the lever harp.Stephanie HumphreysHailing from Edinburgh and now studying music at the university there, Stephanie will play …

    £7

    ON DEMAND (Concert): C7 Maeve Gilchrist’s Sharmanka Suite : Calum and Màiri Macleod

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    Sharmanka Suite (Death and the Polar Bear) Edinburgh-born harper and composer, Maeve Gilchrist, was commissioned in 2021 by the EIHF and The Clarsach Society to write a piece in celebration of the 40th festival and the 90th anniversary of the society . We are pleased at last to be able to present the premiere of …

    £8.50

    ON DEMAND (Concert): C2 Wendy Stewart : Fraya Thomsen

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    Wendy Stewart: Music from the BorderlandsNo stranger to the festival, Wendy, through her inspiring performances, has introduced many to the   harp.  Originally from Edinburgh, she has lived in Dumfries and Galloway for many years and previously in Lancaster.  In this concert she will explore old tunes and songs from both sides of the Scottish / …

    £7