McGuire's Ring of Strings in rehearsal at the 2006 St Magnus Festival in Orkney, conducted by James MacMillan


Eddie McGuire: Composer


Take a look through my latest up and coming concerts. I hope you can attend some of them - see you there!

Upcoming Events

String Trio  II (world premiere) ~ February 28th 2019 at 1pm                       
Concert Hall, University of Glasgow  -
McEwen Bequest Commission, String Trio II,  performed by Rachel Spencer (violin), Felix Tanner (viola) and Duncan Strachan (cello)

St Andrews University Chamber Orchestra ~ March 9th 2019 at 7.30pm                                                                                                            Younger Hall, St Andrew's, Scotland                                                                                                                                                                                                                  World premiere of Ferment (for10-piece wind ensemble) conducted by Bede Williams preceded by Kaleidoscope Fanfare

St Andrews University Chamber Orchestra ~ March 10th 2019 at 3.00pm                                                                                    Cottier Theatre, Hyndland Street, Glasgow                                                                                                                                                                                                Ferment performed by 10-piece wind ensemble conducted by Bede Williams preceded by Kaleidoscope Fanfare

Mark Spalding piano recital  ~  April 6th 2019 at 7.30pm                                                                                                                                                                                         Mark will include McGuire's Four Nocturnes  in his recital - Society of Musicians, 3 Belford Road, Edinburgh EH4 3BL

Edinburgh International Harp Festival  ~  April 7th 2019 at 3pm                                                                                                                                                              Eira Lynn Jones will include McGuire's Dream and Dancing  (for 2 harps) in her Festival recital:
Memorial Hall,  Merchiston Castle School,  294 Colinton Road, Edinburgh EH13 0PU  

Loch Shiel Festival, Argyll, Scotland ~ April 19th 2019 at7pm                                                                                                                                                                       The second performance of String Quartet II the Spencer/Tanner/Strachan trio in a programme titled                                                              Inspirations 1: Mozart, McGuire, Debussy ~

Organ and Chinese instruments  ~  April 28th 2019                                                                                                                                                                                                       Orgelpark hosts Michael Bonaventure (organ) and friends who will premiere McGuire's Interlogue  for organ, zheng and Chinese percussion with the composer playing  Di-zi (Chinese bamboo flute): at  Orgelpark,  Gerard Brandstraat 26,  1054 JK  Amsterdam

Eddie McGuire's Divertimento for 20 Violas James Durrant MBE conducts it at the International Viola Congress 1998 RSAMD Glasgow