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Daniel's Beard are the host ensemble of The Cottier Chamber Project, which takes place in the West End of Glasgow during June each year. Click here for more information about the festival.

 

As part of the Made in Scotland showcase during the Edinburgh Fringe 2014, Daniel's Beard gave a series of performances of Complete Nonsense & The Lady of Shalott in collaboration with High Heart Dance Company. They also held a mini-chamber music festival in Canongate Kirk, with a series of 6 afternoon concerts.

 

Click here for more information about Complete Nonsense & The Lady of Shalott

 

Recent concerts:

 

Friday 3rd June 6.30pm

Hunterian Museum, University of Glasgow

The Cottier Chamber Project

 

Olivia Calder: Absolute Zero (world premiere)

Christopher Gough: Bagatelle Suite

Helen McVey: The Humorous Master Interpreter

Heiner Goebbels: Herakles 2

 

trumpet: Sam Kinrade and Jacob Rosenberg

horn: Andy Saunders

trombone: Mike Buchanan

tuba: Craig Anderson

 

 

 

Friday 3rd June 8.30pm

University of Glasgow Concert Hall

The Cottier Chamber Project

 

Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No. 11 Op.122

Franz Schubert: String Quartet No.14 'Death and the Maiden' D.810

 

violin: Alasdair Savage & Alice Rickards

viola: Andy Berridge

cello: Sonia Cromarty

 

Review

 

 

 

Sunday 12th June 7.30pm

Cottier's Theatre, Hyndland, Glasgow

The Cottier Chamber Project

with High Heart Dance Company

 

Fray

Diana Loosmore: choreography

Christopher Rathbone: Daniel's Razor

Nadia Boulanger: Trois Pi├Ęces

Krzysztof Penderecki: Sextet

 

violin: Aisling O'Dea

viola: Sophie Rathbone

cello: Sonia Cromarty

clarinet: Jean Johnson

horn: Andy Saunders

piano: Liivi Arder

dancers: Freya Jeffs, Miranda Sheehy, Penny Chivas, Joanne Pirrie

created with support from Creative Scotland, McGlashan Trust and Crear: Space to Create

 

 

 

 

Thursday 16th June 8.30pm

St Simon's Church, Partick Bridge

The Cottier Chamber Project

 

Dmitri Shostakovich: String Quartet No.15 Op.144

Franz Joseph Haydn: String Quartet Op.77 No.2

 

violin: Gordon Bragg and Aisling O'Dea

viola: Andy Berridge

cello: Sonia Cromarty