Three Fables (Tales from the Commonwealth)

Three Fables (Tales from the Commonwealth) is a new children’s work by composer Stephen Montague for 6 musicians and a narrator based on three tales from Commonwealth Countries, rewritten by award-winning playwright Zinnie Harris. 

Two of the tales were sent by children from Uganda and India with the participation of development charity SCIAF, and the third is a new story from Scotland written for this project by Zinnie Harris.

sound also delivered a music project in Aberdeenshire primary schools alongside this project where pupils created their own tales and set them to music.

Three Fables from Sound Festival on Vimeo.

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