Wednesday 3 June 2020 1:00PM

Sean Shibe guitar

Rowallan, Wemyss, Straloch and more


This concert was part of the Wigmore Hall BBC Radio 3 June 2020 Special Broadcast series.


  • Sean Shibe guitar

The recipient of a newly created Gramophone Award for ‘Concept Album’ in 2019, Sean Shibe is acclaimed internationally for his versatility. The Scottish guitarist’s recital culminates in Steve Reich’s Electric Counterpoint, first recorded by Pat Metheny in 1987.

The full video of this concert is no longer online, but the encore piece is still available to watch here:

  • Wigmore Hall's live stream of this concert is supported by Hamish Parker
  • Sir William Mure of Rowallan (1594-1657)
        • Swit Sant Nickola
  • Lady Margaret Wemyss (1659-1705)
        • Mervell’s Sarabande
  • Robert Gordon of Straloch (1580-1661)
        • Two Canaries
  • Balcarres
        • A Scott’s Tune
  • Sir William Mure of Rowallan
        • A Scott’s Tune
  • Lady Margaret Wemyss
        • Holi and Faire
  • Balcarres
        • Ladie lie neer me
  • Johann Sebastian Bach (1685-1750)
        • Suite in E minor BWV996
  • Steve Reich (b.1936)
        • Electric Counterpoint for electric guitar and tape
  • Encore
  • Peter Maxwell Davies (1934-2016)
      • The Yellow Cake Revue Op. 88
        • Farewell to Stromness

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