Court & Country Dundee

refined and rustic rhythms from Bartók to Bach

Interview: Chris Stout and Catriona McKay

Scottish Ensemble interviews Chris Stout and Catriona McKay on their brand new piece, teaching musicians to play by ear, and the importance of experimentation. We first worked with Fair Isle fiddler Chris Stout and Dundonian harpist Catriona McKay back in 2013, collaborating on Sally Beamish’s Seavaigers. A concerto for fiddle, Scottish harp (clàrsach, for those in the know) and string… Read more »

Work & Play: An Interview with Chris Stout (fiddle)

Work & Play: a five minute interview with our collaborators, soloists and other artists we have the pleasure of working with on being a musician, life on tour and life at home. Chris Stout with collaborative partner and supremely talented Scottish harpist Catriona McKay We first worked with Fair Isle fiddler Chris Stout and Dundonian… Read more »