Resonate: Veni Veni Emmanuel by James MacMillan
About the piece
Celebrating Sir James MacMillan’s 60th Birthday, the SCO will perform Resonate piece and SCO commission Veni, Veni, Emmanuel in a programme of MacMillan and Pärt conducted by Sir James MacMillan himself and featuring world-renowned Scottish solo percussionist Colin Currie and the SCO Chorus as part of the SCO’s 2018/19 Season.
About the composer
Sir James MacMillan is one of today’s most successful composers and internationally active as a conductor. His musical language is flooded with influences from his Scottish heritage, Catholic faith, social conscience and close connection with Celtic folk music, blended with influences from Far Eastern, Scandinavian and Eastern European music.
Championed by Scottish Chamber Orchestra