Rivers of Our Being

Scottish Storytelling Centre
Netherbow Theatre
CoHERE Folk Oratorio

A St. Andrew’s Night celebration of the diversity of European musical
traditions in an original oratorio developed by the award-winning composer
Prof. Valdis Muktupavels, performed by students of the Music Section,
Newcastle University and conducted by Dr Simon McKerrell, with guest musicians John Kenny (trombone), Helen Beauchamp (Cello), Imogen Bose-Ward (Fiddle) and soloists Prof. Ruta Muktupavela and Naomi Harvey.

Taking inspiration from the rivers of Europe, the piece invites audiences to take a unique auditory
journey across different European cultural heritages.

Developed in partnership with Heriot-Watt University, the Latvian
Academy of Culture and Newcastle University. This project has received
funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation
programme under grant agreement No 693289.

Concession £8. Centre Supporters £7.50. If you are a Storytelling Centre Supporter, select a full price ticket to book at the discounted rate.

A booking fee of £1 is charged per transaction for online and phone bookings. No booking fee is applied to tickets purchased in person from the Scottish Storytelling Centre Box Office.

Part of Scotland’s Winter Festivals.

30 Nov
19:30 - 20:45