Lighthouse Stories: House concert

Date/Time
Wednesday 06 August 2014
8:00 pm

livebrant 350Diciardian, 6 An Lùnastal aig 8f

A house concert with views of the Cuillins in An Acarsaid, Ord

Sofie Livebrant (Sweden) guitar and song, Hal Parfitt-Murray (Scotland) song, fiddle, Nicolaj Busk (Denmark) song and accordion.

Touring Cape Wrath, Ord, Sweden and Norway.

A song and storytelling evening in a private house with one of the best views in the Hebrides, overlooking the sea and the Cuillins. This specially commissioned piece of song and music has lyrics dervived from the novel ” Lighthousekeeping”  (2014) by Jeanette Winterson. Silver, the 10 year old fatherless narrator lives with her mother in Salts, a sea-flung, rock bitten sand-edged shell of a town. Then when her mother falls to her death, Silver is apprenticed to the blind, Homeric lighthousekeeper Pew and she must learn the lighthouse’s stories.

Find out more about Sofie HERE

Phone the office to book places. Limited seating so booking highly recommended!

Entry by donation.

Part of the Skye and Lochalsh Seashore Festival

HIghland Biodiversity Seashore Project


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Bookings

The online booking system is now closed. However telephone us on 01471 844207 because there may well be tickets available at the door.