Seavaigers with Chris Stout & Catriona Mckay – Documentary


Seavaigers is a double concerto for fiddle and Scottish harp, commissioned by Scottish Ensemble and composed by Sally Beamish for fiddler Chris Stout, harpist Catriona McKay and Scottish Ensemble. This film documents the story of the piece.

11 April 2014

Seavaigers was commissioned by Celtic Connections and the Edinburgh International Harp Festival, with funding from Creative Scotland.

It was first performed in January 2021 at Old Fruitmarket, Glasgow as part of Celtic Connections and at the Edinburgh International Harp Festival in April 2012.

Filmaker: Hugh Carswell