Tobias Hume: A Scottish Soldier

McGuinness, D. (2012) Tobias Hume: A Scottish Soldier. [Performance]

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Abstract

Hume’s music is usually considered in the context of the early 17th-century London court, but Hume was a Scot, and a professional soldier whose working life was spent mostly in north-eastern Europe and Scandinavia. This project, incorporating a performance in the Edinburgh International Festival (16 August 2012), a Radio 3 broadcast (24 August 2012) and recording launched at Glasgow's Cottier Chamber Project on 8 June 2014 explored the musical implications of Hume’s background, and cast light on his detailed and eccentric performance directions.

Item Type:Performance
Performance Type:Music
Audience Size:100-500
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Excerpt from recording: https://soundcloud.com/concal/tobias-hume-a-merry-conceit

Status:Published
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:McGuinness, Dr David
Authors: McGuinness, D.
Subjects:M Music and Books on Music > M Music
College/School:College of Arts > School of Culture and Creative Arts
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