Event Type: Music
CREATIVE PEEBLES FESTIVAL – Esther Swift & Brodick Quartet

DATE:
Sun 2 September

TIME:
7:30PM

PRICE:
£15, £7 for adults accompanying a child under 12 and members of Biggar Music Club.  Free for schoolchildren and members of Music in Peebles.

Peebles harpist, singer-songwriter and composer Esther Swift is joined for this Festival Concert by the Brodick Quartet – four of Scotland’s finest young string players. Together they will play the world premiere of Esther’s latest composition, jointly commissioned by Music in Peebles and Enterprise Music Scotland. The music will be accompanied by a film specially created by Tom Swift. The Brodick Quartet will also play a selection of Nordic folk tunes arranged by the Danish String Quartet. The concert ends with the ever-popular First String Quartet by Tchaikovsky, with its famous Andante Cantabile second movement. Creative Peebles Festival event.

OTHER EVENTS THAT MAY INTEREST YOU

Stringhenge
Stringhenge Date: 28/09/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £16, £14, £6 for under 15s Richard Durrant presents his latest musical adventure with guitar. An exploration of unplugged music somewhere between folk and classical
Breabach
Breabach Date: 22/11/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £16, £14, £6 for under 15s At the forefront of the UK’s world and roots music scene matching fiery intensity with exquisite finesse.
Celtic Fiddle Festival
Celtic Fiddle Festival Date: 14/11/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £16, £14, £6 for under 15s Three sensational fiddlers celebrate the violin in all its globe-trotting variations.
The Counterfeit Sixties
The Counterfeit Sixties Date: 30/11/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £18, £16, £6 under 15s A two hour multi-media blast from the 60s.
Music in Peebles - A4 Brass Quartet
Music in Peebles - A4 Brass Quartet Date: 26/03/2019 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £15, £7, FREE A4 Brass are principal players from some of the UK's leading brass bands.
Music in Peebles - Canty
Music in Peebles - Canty Date: 04/12/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £15, £7, FREE Music for Yuletide from Scotland’s only professional medieval music group.
Music in Peebles - Leon McCawley
Music in Peebles - Leon McCawley Date: 02/10/2018 Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm Price: £15, £7, FREE One of the UK's foremost pianists performs piano sonatas by Beethoven and Schubert.
Music in Peebles - Navarra
Music in Peebles - Navarra Date: 13/01/2019 Time: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Price: £15, £7, FREE One of the most dynamic and poetic string quartets of today.