Edgar Meyer & Scottish Ensemble
American star bassist Edgar Meyer returns to Sauder Concert Hall for a concert with the acclaimed Scottish Ensemble. Meyer is one of America’s most versatile musicians. Growing up in Oak Ridge, Tennessee, Meyer absorbed the great bluegrass tradition. As a composer, Meyer has written music for Emanuel Ax, Yo-Yo Ma and Hilary Hahn. The six-time Grammy winner has also ventured into jazz with collaborations with Christian
Scottish Ensemble (SE) is the UK’s leading string orchestra; a core of outstanding string players who perform together under Artistic Director Jonathan Morton. Based in Glasgow, Scotland, SE inspires audiences in the UK and beyond with vibrant performances which are powerful and rewarding experiences, crossing genres, styles, musical periods and artistic forms to offer fresh perspectives on classical music. Scottish Ensemble
has worked with Edgar Meyer for more than a decade exploring the roots of bluegrass in the music of the British Isles, and crafting a program that traces back to the origins of an American art form.
Individual ticket pricing: $45, $40, $30