Posts Tagged ‘music’

Battlefield Band to play Mareel in August

Posted by on July 2nd, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts has announced that it will present Battlefield Band live @ Mareel on Wednesday 27 August. The band’s seamless fusion of the ancient and contemporary has continually evolved over the decades, confirming their position as vital composers and interpreters at the forefront of a living tradition. Named after the Glasgow suburb of Battlefield, where… Read the rest...

Yves Lambert Trio to play Mareel in June

Posted by on January 28th, 2014 No Comments
Shetland Arts will present The Yves Lambert Trio live at Mareel on Wednesday 11 June. Yves Lambert Trio After 26 years as a member of La Bottine souriante, and having created the Bébert Orchestra in 2004, Yves Lambert, with his partners Olivier Rondeau and Tommy Gauthier, has since 2010 presented a trio with a new… Read the rest...

Young local composer to release computer-composed classical music CD

Posted by on June 20th, 2012 1 Comment
Young local musician and Shetland College NC Music student, Eamonn Watt, will be releasing his debut album of computer-composed orchestral and piano music, entitled Virtually Conducted 1: Bonhoga, at Bonhoga Gallery on 27 June, 7.30pm – 9.30pm. Eamonn, from Sandwick, has been playing drums in local bands for a number of years but also, more… Read the rest...

Shetland Arts launches ‘Creative List’

Posted by on June 12th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts is delighted to announce the launch of the Creative List: an online resource for creative Shetlanders to promote their work, build networks with each other, and provide a point of contact and information for those wishing to enquire about commissions, purchases, education and/or other opportunities. The List allows users to create profiles describing… Read the rest...

Shetland Arts announces Fiddle Frenzy headline acts

Posted by on June 12th, 2012 No Comments
Shetland Arts is pleased to announce the headline acts for Fiddle Frenzy 2012. The week will kick off in style on Sunday 5th August with a performance by the Harris Playfair Big Band, this will be the culmination of 6 days intensive workshops with young Shetland Musicians led by the innovative Harris Playfair. Traditional themes… Read the rest...