Past Events

Paisley Abbey Choir & Ewan Robertson (bass flute) ~ April 22nd 2018 at 7.30pm
Presenting the premiere of McGuire's Three Donne Lyrics
Paisley Abbey, Paisley PA1 1JG, Scotland UK
Wiltshire Serenade  (premiere) ~ May 18th 2018 at 7.30pm
Wiltshire Serenade for violin & viola soloists with string orchestra
Marlborough College Chamber Orchestra, Memorial Hall, Bath Road, Marlborough SN8 1PA, Wiltshire
Piano40 at the Purcell Room ~ May 21st 2018 at 7.45pm
The London premiere of McGuire's Botanic Gardens  (for 4 players at 2 pianos)
https://www.southbankcentre.co.uk/whats-on/122993-piano40-2018
Richard Deering recital ~ English Music Festival ~ May 27th 2018 at 10.30am
Including McGuire's Prelude 7  at Radley College, Radley OX14 2HR
70th Birthday Concert  16th June 2018 at 7pm
To include McGuire's Viola Concerto  (soloist Scott Dickinson),
Auriga: The Five Stars (Alba Brass quintet), Celtic Knotwork, Hebridean Dance Suite , Song of the Ming Flask (Fong Liu, voice; text by Tom Furniss)
St Silas' Church, 69 Park Road, Glasgow G4 9JE as part of Glasgow's West End Festival
BBC Radio 3 broadcast  ~ 26th July 2018 at 1pm
To include McGuire's Prelude 3  (Ruth Morley, flute) and Lullaby (Robert Irvine, cello) - recorded at St Magnus Festival, Orkney Isles in June
https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0bbtbkj                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Celebrating the Vaughan Williams Centenary ~ August 27th
Premiere of McGuire's Down Ampney Idyll  commissioned and performed by the string orchestra of Marlborough College conducted by Hector Scott        Whistlebinkies at the Fringe ~ 26th August 2018 at 6pm
Including McGuire's pieces specially composed for the group (Macbeth; Inner Sound; The Albannach) as well as traditional music. 'Scottish Music Old and New' at St Cecilia's Hall, 50 Niddry Street, Edinburgh EH1 1LG
Piano Recital by Mark Spalding ~ September 2nd 2018 at 3pm
To include McGuire's Nine Decades which was composed to celebrate the 90th birthday of his composition teacher at RAM, James Iliff. Another former student of Iliff's, Janet Graham, will also be featured along with other composers. At St Vigean's Church, Arbroath, Scotland