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Maeve Mackinnon - The Exile

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Karen Miller Karen Miller | 14:24 UK time, Wednesday, 14 December 2011

The Exile traces the links between two emigrant cultures. It's an epic production featuring four movements, three languages, two choirs, as well as soloists and a solid backing band.

Maeve Mackinnon was the last of four composers to explore the theme of islands for Mary Ann Kennedy's Global Gathering.

Look behind the scenes in this video introduction.

Listen to The Exile.

The Islands Suite: a fascinating series of four new compositions.



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