17 Excursion: Alison McNeill & Sasha Savaloni

, Start Time: 14:15, End Time: 17:15 Milestone Community Church Vetquoy Road, Dounby KW17 2JE

Buses depart 14.15 Concert starts at 15.00

Alison McNeill   Voice  
Sasha Savaloni   Guitar

Alison McNeill and Sasha Savaloni present a selection of music by living composers. As part of their residency with Enterprise Music Scotland, Stuart McRae was commissioned to create a work specially for this performance which will receive its première in this concert alongside his setting of Middle English texts from 2008. Stephen Goss’s piece draws on Mahler and the inspiration of the Arts and Crafts chapel in Surrey in a work about remembrance and peaceful contemplation. Whilst the work of the young guitarist Marco Romelli, who studies composition at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland completes the programme.

Stuart MacRae   Four Attar Songs *WORLD PREMIERE*
Stephen Goss    Watts Chapel for solo guitar  
Marco Ramelli     Moon *WORLD PREMIERE*
Stuart MacRae    The Life of this World

The programme will also feature spoken word poetry.

In collaboration with Enterprise Music Scotland

Tickets £20 Concessions £15

Ticket price includes transport

Duration 1 hour 30 minutes

Ticket includes light refreshments

Buses depart Palace Road, Kirkwall 14.15

Concert 15.00

Buses depart Milestone Church and return to Palace Road after the concert. Parking is very limited, please use the Festival buses


Location Map

Milestone Community Church

Vetquoy Road KW17 2JE

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