Mezzo-soprano Sally Garden's recitals and concert appearances include

special recitals

Selected recitals since 2000daffodil-15

  • Dr Garden's Nordic Notebook
    Scotland's Sound festival of new music (2011)
  • Haugtussa - The Cairn Quinie 
    Aberdeen Art Gallery Lunchbreak Concerts series, Cowdray Hall (2010)
  • Hu Hei Duncan Gray! - Scotland in the Scandinavian musical imagination 
    National Library of Scotland (2009)
  • CENTERpiece
    Music@6:30 series, Queen's Cross, Aberdeen (2008)
  • Secret Center
    Center of Huntly Festival (2008)
  • And soft the nor'wind soughs
    Danish Cultural Institute, Edinburgh (2008) and Vestkystfestivalen, Norway (2007)
  • Blowing Nordland's Trumpet!
    Merchants Hall, Edinburgh (2006)
  • An auld acqaintance forgot! - Norway's Skottland discovered in song
    Marryat Hall, Dundee (2005)
  • Barley breid and elder wine - the life and songs of Marie Dare (1902-76)
    Edinburgh Society of Musicians (2003)
  • Mondschein auf Loch Lomond
    Private venue, Aberdeenshire and revised for Caird Hall Stage, Dundee (2004)

concert promotions

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Devisor and director of

  • The Wighton Residency Cappuccino Concert series (2004-05)
    A series of 6 concerts over 3 seasons promoted in the Marryat Hall, city of Dundee to showcase the renowned Wighton Collection of early printed and manuscript music
  • The Wighton Residency Inaugural Recital (2004) - Caird Hall Stage, Dundee
  • The Wighton Residency in association with the Royal Norwegian Consulate General, Edinburgh: Recital-Reception launching SongStream Blowing Nordland's Trumpet! (2006) - Merchants Hall, Edinburgh

concert appearances

garden-sally-mh-recital-2006Concert appearances featuring a wide repertoire from early baroque to contemporary, including

  • Opera - Monteverdi, Purcell, Handel, Mozart, Donizetti, Rossini, Berlioz, R Strauss
  • Oratorio - Bach, Handel, Vivaldi, Haydn, Mozart, Mendelssohn, Rossini
  • And - in addition to Scottish and Scandinavian repertoire -
    an extensive range of Italian, German, French, English, American and Spanish art song