30 November 2018, CCA
OCAIDICH! / Improvise!
Ceòl ’s Craic is thrilled to be joining forces again with Glasgow Improvisers Orchestra. OCAIDICH! / Improvise! will explore new juxtapositions of Gaelic song and experimental music. This year’s event takes traditional Gaelic pibroch singing as its jumping off point and we’ve assembled an exciting and diverse group of musicians to create a truly unique musical experience.
MARGARET STEWART a renowned Gaelic singer and a leading authority on pibroch song will present Gaelic songs relating to the music of the great Highland bagpipe.
WHYTE combine ancient Gaelic song with ambient electronic soundscapes.
CHRISTIAN FERLAINO is an Italian-born saxophonist, piper, composer and ethnomusicologist.
AILIE ROBERTSON is a multi-award winning composer and harpist whose work crosses the boundaries of traditional and contemporary music.
GLASGOW IMPROVISERS ORCHESTRA draws players from free improvisation, jazz, classical, folk and rock music.
This event is part of GIOFest.