Posted by Lauren Doughton on April 21st, 2016
Scottish Ensemble and Shetland Arts are pleased to announce that the UK’s leading string orchestra will come to Shetland this June for a residency.
In keeping with both organisations’ mission to put on events of genuine benefit for local communities, from 22 to 25 June 2016 Scottish Ensemble musicians will be resident on the island,… Read the rest...
Posted by Lisa Ward on November 9th, 2011
Classical music lovers will be treated to a recital from acclaimed pianist Maryam Sherhan and mezzo soprano Jemma Brown at 7:30pm on Thursday 17 November at the Lerwick Town Hall.
In partnership with Live Music Now!, Shetland Arts and the Robertson Trust, the concert will feature performances of pieces from composers including as Ravel, Purcell,… Read the rest...
Posted by Bryan Peterson on September 20th, 2011
Classical music enthusiasts are in for a treat this week as pianist Mami Shikimori and Master Violinist Masayuki Kino return to Shetland to perform a programme of works, including Kreisler, Falla, Khachaturian and Wieniawski. The concert will take place in the Lerwick Town Hall at 7.30pm on Thursday 22nd September.
Violinist Masayuki Kino has had… Read the rest...
Posted by Bryan Peterson on August 31st, 2011
On Friday 9th September the Big Kirk in Lerwick opens its doors to the Craigiebuckler String Ensemble who will be performing Strauss Prelude for Sextet from ‘Capriccio’, Vivaldi’s double concerto for two cellos RV 531 in G minor and Brahms Sextet no.2 in G major.
The Craigiebuckler String Ensemble was formed in 2010 and brings… Read the rest...
Posted by Bryan Peterson on March 30th, 2011
By popular request, we have published the programme for Thursday’s concert below (a printed version will be available on the door of the event)
A Little Night Music Poster
Full details of the event can be found here – Opera concert by ex pat in support of Japanese relief effort
Comfort ye &… Read the rest...