St Magnus Festival
22nd April 2008
The following day, Sea Eagle by the festival’s founder and Orkney’s resident composer, Peter Maxwell Davies, will be performed by Richard Watkins as part of the Nash Ensemble’s concert. On June 23, the Scottish Chamber Orchestra perform Winter Song by Judith Weir and the choir, Tenebrae perform the ground-breaking choral work inspired by the great medieval pilgrimage route to Santiago di Compostella Path of Miracles by Joby Talbot. On June 25, the final day of the festival, Peter Maxwell Davies will be involved in the discussion forum entitled “The Composer Today: An Insight into the composer’s life in the 21st century”.
For more information on these and other events in the festival, please visit www.stmagnusfestival.com