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The Night With…

Scottish Storytelling Centre
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The Night With…

The Night With… is a fantastic salon style series presenting interesting
classical music in intimate, informal venues. Programmed by composer
Matthew Whiteside.


Wed 11 Sep: The Night With… Ensemble Offspring

Ensemble Offspring, from Australia, present a concert of music by
Scottish and Australian composers including Kate Moore and Thomas
Meadowcroft alongside world premières by Matthew Whiteside and Jane

Wed 9 Oct: The Night With… Garth Knox

Garth Knox presents a programme of music for viola d’amore and
electronics featuring music by Simon Mawhinney, Olga Neuwirth, Ed
Bennet, Marin Marais. Garth is a specialist in contemporary music
performing as a member of Ensemble InterContemporain and the Arditti
String Quartet before becoming a pioneer of the viola d’amore.

Tue 26 Nov: The Night With… The Hermes Experiment

The Hermes Experiment present a programme of music featuring Josephine
Stephenson, Robin Haigh and Meredith Monk alongside world premières by
Matthew Grouse and the winner of The Night With… 2019’s call for scores.
The Hermes Experiment is a contemporary quartet made up of harp,
clarinet, voice and double bass.

Tue 10 Dec: The Night With… Ensemble 1604

Ensemble 1604 presents music old and new played with an early music
sensibility. The programme will explore connections between different
works across different eras through improvisation and new composition
including the première Timothy Cooper’s …shadows that in darkness dwell…
along with Terry Riley’s In C.


Book for all 4 events (Sep-Dec) for £30 by selecting a Full Price ticket
for each event.

If you are a Storytelling Centre Supporter, select a full price ticket to book at a 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.
10 Dec
20:00 - 22:30