23 MAXWELL STRING QUARTET

, Start Time: 22:00, End Time: 23:10 St Magnus Cathedral Broad Street, Kirkwall KW15 1NX

A late-night treat from our Quartet in Residence bringing an eclectic mix of music to the end of the day.   Folk music from Scotland and Norway sits amidst transcriptions of early music and contemporary works by the Norwegian violinist Kraggerud and Joey Roukens’ music about Dutch sailors.

Colin Scobie                Violin

George Smith             Violin

Elliott Perks                 Viola

Duncan Strachan        Cello

Sweelinck                    Fantasia Chromatica

Joey Roukens             Visions at Sea

Trad.                            Folk Music from Norway

Ronald Stevenson      Recitative and Air on DSCH

Henning Kraggerud    Victimae Paschali

Trad.                            Folk Music from Scotland

Tickets £20, £17, £10 Concessions £15, £13, £8

Duration 70 minutes

STRING QUARTET EXPLORER SERIES

This concert will be recorded for future broadcast by BBC Radio 3

Location Map

St Magnus Cathedral

Broad Street KW15 1NX

Tel: 01856 874894

St Magnus International Festival, 13 Albert Street, Kirkwall, KW15 1HP

T: +44 (0)1856 871445

E: info@stmagnusfestival.com

St Magnus Festival is a charity registered in Scotland. Scottish Charity No SC011666. Company Number SC073825.

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