Christina: a new folk performance

Last night, in Brechin Town House, I was fortunate to be among the audience for this new folk performance by Essa Flett: a beautiful imagination of the life Miss Christina Gib (1824-1863).

Essa Flett, a young, award-winning musician has brought Christina alive in a way that no manuscript alone could do. In a wonderful [multi-media] performance Essa took us on her exploration of Christina Gib’s world (then and now) as based on Christina’s surviving musical notebook.

You can follow the Christina Gib Project here.

Essa Flett’s film, ‘The Making of Christina’:

A few images from the performance of ‘Christina’, in Brechin Town House, Thursday 20th February 2020:

 

 

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