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Stolen Voices at CCA

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Photo courtesy of Alan Davidson

Necessary Notes: A Vocal Response  – a solo performance as part of the  Stolen Voices album launch on 8th February 2020. The line-up included Mariam Rezaei, Pete Stollery and Barrett’s Dottle Beauty.

Review

Read a review of the album launch Stolen Voices at CCA.

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The album is part of a creative research project by Rebecca Collins and Johanna Linsley – read and listen more here. The event forms part of ‘The Sonic Study Series: Act I Sonic Practice’ and is a pop-up event for the Festival of Creative Learning 2020 at the University of Edinburgh.

Many thanks to Rebecca and Johanna for the invitation to produce a vocal response to Stolen Voices book chapter Necessary Notes.

More info about the event at  CCA Stolen Voices.

Sonic Bothy Updates Oct 19

Here are a few Sonic Bothy Ensemble updates…

Performances

Tusk Festival 2019 Line-Up

The Sonic Bothy Ensemble are next performing at TUSK Festival at The Sage in Gateshead, which is very exciting! We’ll be in Hall 2 at 7:10pm on Sunday 13th October 2019.

Sonic Bothy Ensemble at Kelvingrove Museum. Image © Sonic Bothy

In June 2019 we had a fantastic time performing at the Kelvingrove Museum and Art Gallery

Also in June we also had  a wonderful time recording some new work in the studio at Gorbals Sound, Glasgow.

Review – Immediate Buzz Shift at CCA, Glasgow

Sonic Bothy Ensemble at CCA Glasgow. Image © Brian Hartley

Here’s a review from the Ensemble gig Immediate Buzz Shift at CCA earlier this year. Many thanks to Lorna Irvine.

Read the SBE CCA Review

Sonic Bothy Ensemble Debut Album

Sonic Bothy Ensemble’s debut album Fields is available at Bandcamp…

More Information

For more information on Sonic Bothy Ensemble, all the charity’s activities, and founder Claire Docherty visit Sonic Bothy’s website

Sonic Bothy Updates April 19

Here are a few Sonic Bothy updates…

Sonic Bothy Ensemble Performances

The next performance is at CCA, Glasgow on 26th April 2019. More details at Sonic Bothy’s Facebook page.

Article in The List magazine

Sonic Bothy article The List

Read the article at the link below…

https://www.list.co.uk/article/107892-sonic-bothy-aims-to-explore-glasgows-new-and-experimental-music-scene-as-a-source-of-dialogue-and-inspiration/

Sonic Bothy Ensemble Album Fields 
Album Review – Scots Whae Hae

Sonic Bothy album review Scots Whae Hae

Here’s a link to the review online – scroll down the page to find Sonic Bothy’s album write up…

Scots Whae Hae New Musical Success

For more information on Sonic Bothy Ensemble, all the charity’s activities, and founder Claire Docherty visit Sonic Bothy’s website

Theology CATS Award Nomination

Very exciting news – Martin O’Connor’s Theology has been shortlisted for a CATS 2013-14 award in the Best Music and Sound Category. Announcements will be made on 8th June 2014. See details and the full listings at CATS.

Here are some reviews of the recent performances at the Pearce Institute for Behaviour Festival:

**** Joyce MacMillan The Scotsman

Mary Brennan The Herald

Gareth Vile The Vile Blog