Posted on August 23rd, 2012

SEPTEMBER 21 – “RAEBURN QUARTET” performs Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven on classical period instruments, with Sijie Chen & Sarah Bevan-Baker, violins; Brian Schiele, viola; Christian Elliott, cello
The Burn House, Glenesk, Aberdeenshire


SEPTEMBER 16 – “RAEBURN QUARTET” performs Beethoven, Locatelli, Boccherini, J.S. Bach, and Dittersdorff, an evening of music interspersed with narration by Robert Hardy from the “Master and Commander” book series by Patrick O’Brian
LAMMERMUIR FESTIVAL, 8:00 PM, St. Michael’s Church, Inveresk


SEPTEMBER 8 – “LAST NIGHT OF THE PROMS”, performing arrangements by Christian Elliott, with David Watkin, Donald Gillan, Eric de Wit, & Christian Elliott, cellos


AUGUST 26, 29-31 – member of SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, conducted by Robin Ticciati, Edinburgh International Festival, Usher Hall


AUGUST 18 – cellist of “MURRAY ENSEMBLE”, performing Purcell’s In Nomine 2 for seven players, and Richard Strauss “Metamorphosen” arr. Rudolf Leopold, with Sijie Chen & Daniel Roberts, violins; Charlotte Bonneton & Sara Roberts, violas; Christian Elliott & Su-a Lee, cellos; Nikita Naumov, double bass – 1:10 PM, St. Mary’s Cathedral, Edinburgh


AUGUST 14-18 – member of SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA, directed by Isabelle van Keulen, violin – Inverness, Perth, and Dumfries


AUGUST 1-26 – cellist in “WITHOUT YOU”, a musical presented by Anthony Rapp, produced by the Menier Chocolate Factory, Underbelly, Bristo Square, Edinburgh Fringe Festival, 22:30 (1hr15min duration)


JULY 27-29 – guest principal cellist of NORTHERN SINFONIA, directed by Bradley Creswick, violin


JULY 21 – PREMIERE OF “AMULET” FOR STRING SEXTET BY CHRISTIAN JAMES ELLIOTT, COMMISSIONED FOR 40TH ANNIVERSARY OF IMS PRUSSIA COVE AT WIGMORE HALL – performed by Andrea Hallam & Hannah Dawson – violins; William Coleman & Ruth Gibson – violas; Bartholomew Lafollette & Christian Elliott – cellos