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Àrainn: Electroacoustic music from Scotland 

Scotland Unwrapped

Sun 20 Oct
Contemporary

Àrainn: Electroacoustic music from Scotland 

Scotland Unwrapped

Join us for an enthralling evening with composer/sound artist Peter Sollery as he presents works by Claire M Singer, Pippa Murphy, Diana Salazar, Suk-Jun Kim and Alistair MacDonald utilising the 360° d&b Soundscape system.


Àrainn means ‘sound’ in Scots Gaelic, and this promises a captivating evening of spatialised performances of electroacoustic music, sound art and visuals from/of Scotland. Featuring music by Claire M Singer, Pippa Murphy, Diana Salazar, Suk-Jun Kim and Alistair MacDonald, presented by composer/sound artist Pete Stollery utilising the 360° d&b Soundscape system.

This event will last approximately 70 minutes, without an interval.


Sound Festival Aberdeen

Sound is a collaborative new music organisation based in North-East Scotland that fosters innovation, nurtures talent & shares the excitement of creativity & discovering new sounds with people across Scotland. It achieves this through a year-round programme of composer support activity, a youth programme, local community engagement, and through the award-winning annual Sound Festival of new music – See more about Sound Festival.

Date:Sun 20 Oct
Start time:5pm (Doors: 4.30pm)
Venue:Hall Two
Price:£8.50-£18.50
+ 10% booking fee.

Booking Fees

A booking fee of 10% will be applied in your basket, with a maximum charge of £5.00 per transaction. Kings Place Friends are exempt from all booking fees.

Why do booking fees apply?
Booking fees (per order, not per ticket) covers our Box Office administrative costs so that Kings Place Music Foundation, the charity set up to run the music spaces at Kings Place, can continue to support our programme, artists and learning and participation work.

Availability:Tickets available
£8.50 ‘Under 30s’ tickets
A limited number of £8.50 tickets for attendees aged under 30 are available for this show. To purchase an 'Under 30s' ticket, please choose the 'Under 30s' price type when selecting your ticket(s). If the option does not appear, this means all 'Under 30s' tickets have sold out. Please note that proof of age may be requested at the venue. The £8.50 offer does not apply to premium price categories.
d&b Soundscape performance
For this event, d&b audiotechnik's Soundscape system will be utilised throughout the performance.A  revolution in the live sound experience, d&b Soundscape is an alternative to the traditional left and right stereo system, using up to 28 loudspeakers to open up a plethora of creative possibilities for artists to reinforce their sound. The following Sound Unwrapped shows will all be using the d&b Soundscape system. Click here to read an article on our Magazine explaining more about the technology and click here to browse all Sound Unwrapped shows utilising d&b Soundscape.
Kings Place Concessions Tickets
We want to ensure that people who may be struggling financially to purchase a ticket can still enjoy visiting Kings Place. A limited number of tickets have been allocated to this event (if the ticket type does not show in the booking pathway, it means they have all been sold). Concessions tickets are accessible for people on the following criteria (for more information visit our FAQs)
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