north east scotland's festival of new music

Land of the Standing Stones

with Paul Anderson, James Clapperton, Edinburgh Quartet, Old Blind Dogs, Claire Singer and Aberdeenshire's Music Centre Youth Orchestra, Youth Pipe and Drum Concert Band, Saxophone Ensemble and Jazz Band

In celebration of the landscape, music and cultural traditions of the north east, Aberdeenshire Council has commissioned a new work from composer and renowned fiddle payer Paul Anderson as a musical contribution to the Homecoming 2009 celebrations. The work, Land of the Standing Stones, will be performed in a St Andrew's Night concert, along with arrangements of the tune in a variety of musical genres by composers James Clapperton, John Hearne, Claire Singer, Roger Williams, Justin Brook, Robert Aitken and Jonny Hardie. There will also be a performance of a new work by Bill Thompson.

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Monday 30 November 2009, tbc

Inverurie Town Hall, Bothy, Inverurie