Mike Vass: In the Wake of Neil Gunn
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Inspired by a sea voyage around Scotland's west coast, retracting a route sailed by author Neil Gunn in 1937, award-winning musician/composer Mike Vass's captivating new work integrates traditional, classical and electronic elements with film, photography and spoken word excerpts, vividly evoking the moods of the sea, weather and landscape together with the power of Gunn's writing. Featuring an all-star cast of some of Scotland's finest musicians including Euan Burton (electric and double bass), Hamish Napier (flute/piano) Jennifer Port (oboe) Innes Watson (guitar) and the Cairn String Quartet. www.inthewakeofneilgunn.com www.madeinscotlandshowcase.com