Far Flung Corners

Far Flung Corners

February 14, 2017

A result of the Lighthouse/Cultural Hub partnership is Far Flung Corners, a brand new CD by the Far Flung Collective, released January 2017 on the Anna-Wendy/Birnam CD label, and officially launching at the prestigious Celtic Connections Music Festival in Glasgow on 28 January 2017.

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Inspired by and celebrating the longstanding cultural diversity, connections and landscapes of South West England and the Scottish Outer Hebrides, what started out as a school-based music education project (visiting over 4000 children in Bournemouth, Poole and the Outer Hebrides) rapidly evolved into a fully- fledged artistic collaboration between the musicians involved, Scottish fiddler Anna-Wendy Stevenson, viola player Simon Bradley, Dorset-based singer songwriter Alex Roberts and Lighthouse’s own Dan Somogyi (piano/guitar), plus young Scottish musicians Mabel Duncan, Tom Campbell, Jordan Neil and Joseph Peach.

Much of the material on the CD was premiered at a sellout Lighthouse concert by the Far Flung Collective back in March 2016, before being recorded in Glasgow in May (thanks to Arts Council England and Cultural Hub). You can get a copy of the CD from Lighthouse’s new art shop on the ground floor, priced £11, or from usual online retailers. Find it on Amazon here.

 

Contact

Phone + 01202 451508
Email + info@waveartseducation.org.uk
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3-5 Knighton Heath Estate
855 Ringwood Road
Bournemouth, Dorset
BH11 8NE

 


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