1 Events at Pollok House
A Lassie's LoveDates:Sun 21 Jun Location:Pollok House
A Lassie’s Love is a brand new composition based on the beautiful works of Robert Burns made possible by the support of the National Lottery through Creative Scotland and the Jean Armour Burns Trust.Details
A Lassie’s Love is a brand new composition based on the beautiful works of Robert Burns made possible by the support of the National Lottery through Creative Scotland and the Jean Armour Burns Trust.
Pollok House will welcome Vocali3e, a trio of highly talented musicians comprised of flautist, Louise Burnet, soprano, Emma Versteeg, and pianist, Robin Versteeg. The composer Jennifer Margaret Barker will lead the performance with a detailed talk about the composition and the influences on the piece. In addition to the recital we will also be hosting workshops before each performance for primary and secondary age children to engage them with the magical craft of composition.
The full performance of A Lassie's Love will begin at 15.00
The workshops will begin at 11.00 running until 15.00 and will include primary, secondary and pre-school workshops. If you are interested in a workshop please contact firstname.lastname@example.org directly or call 0131 458 0285
The performance is £6, however the preceding workshops are free.
Dates & Times:
- 21 Jun 2015 : 11:00 - 16:30
Contact:For further information please call 0131 458 0285
A grand country house near Glasgow city centre, Pollok House is Scotland’s answer to Downton Abbey and gives a real taste of upstairs/downstairs life in the 1930s.
Above stairs, the lavish family rooms are packed full of period furniture and furnishings, as well as the UK’s finest collection of Spanish art, including paintings by El Greco, Goya and Murillo.
Below stairs the vast servants’ quarters show the realities of running a country house.
Set in the scenic surroundings of Pollok Country Park, which is also home to the Burrell Collection, Pollok House is an enjoyable, educational and entertaining day out for all the family.
After enjoying a wonderful lunch or afternoon tea in our Edwardian Kitchen Restaurant you may wish to take a stroll in Pollok House's delightful surroundings set within Pollok Country Park, which is also home to the Burrell Collection just a 10-minute walk away.
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