Sunday 9 July 2017, 7.30pm
Solo and duo sets from two exceptional improvising musicians, playing together here for the first time.
Sholto Dobie is a Scottish artist and musician based in London. He performs live with diatonic symphony hurdy gurdy, concertinas and voice as well as other small portable instruments. He is also founder and curator of the event series Muckle Mouth.
Billy Steiger was born in Howth on the 16th December, 1986. Now he plays the violin.
“Then he sat down by a pond and began to play a tune. As he played, the most extraordinary thing happened. One by one the fish in the pond began to jump out and fly about in the air. And what is more, they were all different colours and they were singing to the music.”
Patrick, Quentin Blake.