Goldberg Variations to be performed in Shanghai and Washington DC

Scottish Ensemble is excited to announce that Goldberg Variations – ternary patterns for insomnia, its 2015 collaboration with Swedish contemporary dance company Andersson Dance, will tour to Shanghai and Washington as part of the group’s 2017-18 Season. Scottish Ensemble and Andersson Dance will perform the critically-acclaimed show at Shanghai Concert Hall on 27 and 28 October…. Read more »

Enjoying 2017 (with Scottish Ensemble)

January is not, traditionally, an enjoyable month for most people living in the cold, dark, wet UK. One quite simple way of battling through this, we have found, is planning things to look forward to. So, on the tenuous claim of providing some kind of service to the community, we’ve compiled a list of what… Read more »

A week with Scottish Ensemble – from the students’ mouth…

During Scottish Ensemble’s RCS Week, which takes place at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, a group of musicians from Scottish Ensemble spends an intensive week with a handful of promising students from the RCS’ Strings department, who have auditioned for a place on the programme. The students then enjoy five days of focused coaching, working… Read more »