Opera Broadcast from Sumburgh Head

Sumburgh Head will, this weekend, welcome a trio of opera singers for a performance which will be broadcast live to listeners around the world.

Grace Schwindt will lead the trio in the performance of 'Little Birds and a Demon', a call about love and death, from the cliffs at Sumburgh Head.

Broadcast of the event will take place on Saturday 19th September at 3.00pm.

There are several ways for the public to listen:  'Little Birds and a Demon' can be heard live at public listening stations in Barrow-in-Furnace, Berwick-upon-Tweed, Fleetwood, Glasgow, Leeds and Scarborough. Presented in partnership with Berwick Film & Media Arts Festival, CCA, Crescent Arts, Full of Noises, Grundy Art Gallery and LeftCoast.  Listeners anywhere can be put through to the live performance by calling +44(0)113 3201440 at the scheduled time. Calls cost local rates.

You can also listen live online here at resonance.fm

For full location details see the Pavillion website.

This is a Pavilion project supported by Arts Council England Strategic Touring Programme.  The performance is also supported by: Arts Council, Leeds City Council, CCA, Crescent Arts, Full of Noises, Sumburgh Head Lighthouse Visitor Centre and Nature Reserve, Promote Shetland, Shetland Arts, Grundy Art Gallery, Leftcoast, Berwick Film and Media Arts Festival.