Cello Sonata by Diana Hamilton Two years ago we were asked to record Diana Hamilton’s delightful Cello Sonata for a BBC Radio 3 competition, performed by Cellist Sarah Harrington and pianist Stephen Adam.
Recorded by Chris Attkins.
Arran Singers summer concert 2016
‘Just one of those things’
Recorded by Chris Attkins
Arran's Taiko Drummers from December 2014. This recording is stripped from a video we made for them as a competition entry for Saga magazine, demonstrating the verve of pensioners.
The Isle of Arran's intrepid band of multi-talented musicians "The Saggies" perform this Irish ballad for an appreciative audience at Whiting Bay Hall, Easter 2011. The Saggies are: Dònal Boyle, Cams Campbell, Nicolajane Swinton, Mike Bailey and Jon Hollingworth.
Errant Irish minstrel Maurice Dickson & Catherine Ashcroft enchant a full house at Whiting Bay Hall with a concert featuring traditional Irish tunes and many original pieces. A highlight of the 2011 Arran Folk Festival.
Handel’s ‘Messiah’ ...in a day
Organised by Peter Alexander Wilson in association with the McLellan Arts Festival as part of the centenary celebrations of St Bride’s Church of Scotland, Brodick. Featuring soloists from the Royal Northern College of Music, supported by a chorus of Arran singers. Conducted by Stuart McIntyre. Recorded by Positive Pictures in 2010. For most people, 9/11 is a date of infamy, but for everyone who attended or participated in this performance, the date will be remembered for a frantic day of rehearsals, followed by a stellar performance that had an appreciative audience enraptured.