Music for the Book of Deer
  • Edinburgh Fringe

Inspired by the extraordinary tenth century Aberdeenshire gospel book, Richard Ingham leads an evening of plainsong, reels and electronic soundscapes. A sonic rollercoaster. Featuring Strangeness & Charm, with Richard Ingham, Maarten Verbraeken, Fraser Burke, Kenny Irons, Andy James. Composer Richard Inghams rumbustious take on Scottish traditional music, Mrs Malcolm, Her Reel' (Scotsman). Inghams potent saxophone, intensifying the poignancy of this species of Highland lament to searing effect' (Herald). 'Richard Inghams Traditions Old and New, the pipes plangent lament joined by fiddle and accordion, then by a stirring heterophony of reed voicings (Scotsman).