McEwen Concert with Red Note Ensemble

McEwen Concert with Red Note Ensemble

Music in the University
Date: Thursday 08 June 2023
Time: 20:00 - 22:00
Venue: University Concert Hall
Category: Concerts and music, Public lectures, Social events, Academic events, Student events, Alumni events, Open days and visits, Staff workshops and seminars


8pm, University Concert Hall, with post-concert reception


McEwen commission recipient composer Colin Broom and musicians from Red Note Ensemble will combine with an all-Glasgow programme of living composers.


Jane Stanley, Suite, for clarinet, violin, cello and piano
Bill Sweeney, Òran-Buidheachas, for solo flute
Eddie McGuire, Euphoria, for flute, clarinet, violin, cello, piano and percussion
Kevin Leomo, Patterns of Shadows for solo piano
Colin Broom, McEwen Commission 2023, The Big Freeze for flute/alto flute, clarinet/bass clarinet, horn, trombone, percussion, piano, violin and double bass

About Red Note Ensemble
Since its formation, Red Note Ensemble has taken up a leadership position as Scotland’s contemporary music ensemble, performing and developing an extensive, highly varied and critically acclaimed programme of new music to the highest standards, and taking new music out to audiences across Scotland and internationally. Red Note performs the established classics of contemporary music, develops the work of new and emerging composers and performers from Scotland and around the world, and finds new spaces and new ways of performing contemporary music to attract new audiences.

Red Note Ensemble:
Ruth Morley, Flute/Alto
Tim Lines, Clarinet/Bass Clarinet
Andy Saunders, Horn
Simon Johnson, Trombone
Tom Hunter, Percussion
Simon Smith, Piano
Jackie Shave, Violin
Robert Irvine, Cello
Iain Crawford, Double Bass

Please join us after the concert for a short drinks reception.

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