Pardes: meet our creatives

Scottish Ensemble commissioned artist Jyll Bradley to work in collaboration with composer Anna Clyne and violist Jane Atkins. Jyll Bradley Born: Folkestone, UK 1966. Lives and works in London. Jyll Bradley’s installations, films, drawings and sculptures bring together the formal vigour of Minimalism with a highly personal exploration of identity and place. Light is an… Read more »

Just released: our new Solo Collaboration film – Pardes

Watch now… Pardes: a new digital project exploring our relationship with the ever-changing natural world. A film by artist Jyll Bradley in collaboration with composer Anna Clyne and violist Jane Atkins which we commissioned this year. ‘When a powerful light is concealed and clothed in a garment, it is revealed. Though concealed, the light is… Read more »

Vacancy – Chief Executive (Maternity Cover)

Anno credit Hugh Carswell

We are seeking to appoint a part-time Chief Executive for a maternity cover position. The role will commence in February, with a 4-week handover period with the current Chief Executive, before a 9-month contract commences from mid-March. In an unprecedented year for the world and the arts sector, Scottish Ensemble has successfully maximised its flexible… Read more »

Our second set of free lunchtime concerts for schools

Sound Space II

Join us again for Sound Space! We’re so thankful to the many schools who tuned in and wrote to express gratitude for our first musical lunch break and we’re delighted to say we’re back! This time we’re going to be joined by some of our talented friends from the Dunedin Consort who will add their… Read more »

Royal Philharmonic Society Ensemble Award Winners!

We’re delighted to announce a prestigious award win recognising 50 years of outstanding achievement. We all need some good news right now and for us, it doesn’t get better than scooping the sought-after Royal Philharmonic Society 2020 Ensemble Award ‘for sheer quality and innovation in [our] 50th birthday year, and for showing us all how… Read more »