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Making Tracks

28 Oct 2021
6:00pm
All ages
£8.50 / £5 / £4 Local Links

Platform is delighted to host Making Tracks this October for what will be the first public performance held inside our venue since February last year.

Making Tracks brings together eight exceptional young musicians (Making Tracks Fellows) from the UK and around the world for an annual residency and tour.

After incubating new collaborative works during a two-week residency at Cove Park on the west coast of Scotland, the Fellows go on tour, showcasing their own music and new collaborations at some of the country’s leading venues. They are Iona Fyfe (Scotland/UK), Simon Leleux (Belgium), Azin Zahedi (Iran/Germany), Robert Bisha (Albania / Italy), Thamires Tannous (Brazil/Austria), Liz Hanks (England/UK), Ahmet Ozan Baysal (Turkey/UK) and Brigitte Hart (Australia/UK).

Guided by the two central themes of musical roots and nature reverence, Making Tracks is also founded upon the idea that the collaborative creation and sharing of music is an ideal vehicle for crossing cultural divides. This special live performance offers audiences an opportunity to hear the product of this unique collaboration and the material created during the recent residency at Cove Park.

For more information about the project check out this trailer or visit the Making Tracks website.

TICKET INFORMATION

Please note tickets for the performance can only be purchased online and there will be no walks up or tickets for sale at the venue. Online ticket sales will close at 5pm on Thu 28 Oct.

Additional info

We are pleased to be working with partners from the Federation of Scottish Theatre and UK Theatre to support audiences to ‘See it Safely’ at Platform - as such we require those booking tickets to:

- Avoid travelling to the venue if you feel unwell and have any COVID symptoms

- Bring a face mask to wear when moving around the venue and throughout the performance

- Enter the venue from the main entrance located in the car park off Westerhouse Road

The Auditorium at Platform is well ventilated and hand-washing and sanitising stations are accessible throughout the venue. Although our cafe is currently closed, a selection of non-alcoholic refreshments - tea, coffee, water etc. will be available.

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