‘To the Lighthouse: Musical Inspirations & Responses’
James Turnbull – Oboe & Lana Bode – Piano
4 March 2016, The Byre Theatre, St Andrews. 3.30pm. £10/£8
The inaugural concert of the series on Woolf, Bloomsbury and music explores the music behind Virginia Woolf’s fifth novel and recent compositions that respond to her work. It intertwines readings from Woolf’s work with Scottish folk song and compositions for voice and piano by composers including Benjamin Britten, Thea Musgrave, Judith Weir and David Knotts.