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Thursday - Live from the Edinburgh Festival

Verity Sharp with music from the 2015 Edinburgh festivals including percussionist Colin Currie and Australian duo Tubular Bells For Two, plus traditional musicians from Okinawa.

Live from the BBC's Big Blue Tent at Potterow in Edinburgh.

Verity Sharp introduces live music from artists appearing at both the international and the fringe festivals including the virtuosic percussion playing of Colin Currie, Australian duo Tubular Bells For Two, pianist Denes Varjon, Scottish folk from fiddler Mike Vass and traditional musicians from Okinawa.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • MacGillivray

    Wolf Skinner Song

    Performer: MacGillivray.
  • Rolf Wallin

    Realismos Magicos - "Light is like water'

    Performer: Colin Currie.
  • Mike Vass

    SETTLED IN CLAY

    Ensemble: Mike Vass Trio.
  • Trad

    Hyakunabushi

    Ensemble: Ship of the Ryukyu.
  • Béla Bartók

    3 Hungarian folksongs from the Csik district Sz.35a for piano [Harom Csik megyei nepdal]

    Performer: Dénes Várjon.
  • Leos Janáček

    In the mists [V mlhach] - 4 pieces for piano

    Performer: Dénes Várjon.
  • Rolf Wallin

    Night of the Curlews (Realismos Magicos for solo marimba)

    Performer: Colin Currie.
  • Frédéric Chopin

    Waltz in A flat major Op.69`1 (L'Adieu) for piano

    Performer: Dénes Várjon.
  • MacGillivray

    Were'na ma heart

    Performer: MacGillivray. Composer: MacGillivray.
  • Mike Oldfield

    Tubular Bells for Two

    Music Arranger: Aiden Roberts. Music Arranger: Daniel Holdsworth. Performer: Aiden Roberts. Performer: Daniel Holdsworth.
  • Mike Oldfield

    Tubular Bells for Two

    Music Arranger: Aiden Roberts. Music Arranger: Daniel Holdsworth. Performer: Aiden Roberts. Performer: Daniel Holdsworth.
  • Rolf Wallin

    Light is like water Part 1 (Realismos Magicos for solo marimba)

    Performer: Colin Currie.
  • Trad

    Tanchamee - Ichihanaribushi

    Ensemble: Ship of the Ryukyu.
  • Trad

    Tonshin Doi

    Ensemble: Ship of the Ryukyu.
  • Mike Vass

    The Very Thing

    Ensemble: Mike Vass Trio.
  • Mike Vass

    COLD IRON

    Performer: Mike Vass Trio.
  • MacGillivray

    Nunton Mermaid

    Performer: MacGillivray.

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