Spiro and Synergy Vocals

The groups merge to create one emotionally charged but exquisitely controlled machine as Spiro's main composer Jane Harbour harnesses the super-human technique of Synergy's voices.

Spiro and Synergy Vocals

About Spiro and Synergy Vocals

11th April 2021
7.30pm
The Queens Hall Edinburgh
85 - 89 Clerk Street, Edinburgh South EH8 9JG
£20
Call 01316682019
Visit the event website here
Follow queens_hall on Twitter
Facebook information can be found here

This is the show postponed until from 25 April 2020.

Spiro's raw, punk-infused minimalism and trademark intricate interplay steps up a level in this exciting new collaboration with Steve Reich's vocalists of choice, the incredible Synergy Vocals and analogue-synth player Ruth Wall.

The groups merge to create one emotionally charged but exquisitely controlled machine as Spiro's main composer Jane Harbour harnesses the super-human technique of Synergy's voices.

With influences including minimalist classical music and electronica, Harbour has created a new form of systems music for vocals that deconstructs and rebuilds the meaning of language. Crystallising emotional experience in surreal vignettes, Harbour’s lyrics retell and subvert the tales behind English folk songs; conjuring filmic images and exploring our timeless struggle with the human condition, loss and female power.

Spiro are:
Jane Harbour: violin and viola; Alex Vann: mandolin; Jon Hunt: guitar; Ruth Wall: synth

Synergy Vocals:
Jo Goldsmith-Eteson; Joanna Forbes L'Estrange; Kirsty Hopkins; Micaela Haslam (Director of Synergy Vocals)

Presented by The Queen's Hall

Photo by York Tillyer

While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Spiro and Synergy Vocals are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.

Other Events at The Queens Hall Edinburgh

Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS - POSTPONED

Daniel Sloss: HUBRIS - POSTPONED

6th August 2020 - 23rd August 2020

The all-new, 11th solo show by Scotland's international comedy star, hot on the heels of his ground-breaking, global smash-hit 'Daniel Sloss: X', comes to The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Blazin’ Fiddles - CANCELLED

Blazin’ Fiddles - CANCELLED

17th August 2020

Blazin' Fiddles are celebrating 22 years of touring and recording and honour this birthday with a string of special performances with special guest singer Hannah Rarity.
Read more

George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

27th October 2020

The world’s very first Ukulele Orchestra is not just about ukuleles; it is about entertainment, joy, fun, strum and artistry. Come along and tap your toes on 29th May at The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Usher’s Island - CANCELLED

Usher’s Island - CANCELLED

19th November 2020

Usher’s Island sees the coming together of five of the most acclaimed and influential names in Irish Traditional music. Don't miss them at the Queen's Hall on 19th November!
Read more

Peat & Diesel

Peat & Diesel

4th December 2020

Peat & Diesel are back this autumn for the Giving It Laldy tour. That’s Boydie on guitar and vocals, Uilly on drums and Innes on the box!
Read more

Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show

Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show

12th December 2020

Enjoy an evening of music, laughter and grumpiness when Rick Wakeman brings The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show to The Queen's Hall!
Read more

The Sweet

The Sweet

18th December 2020

Following the success of their Christmas UK Tour in 2019, legendary 70’s rock band Sweet once again embark upon a pre-Christmas UK Tour and stop off at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh!
Read more

Brothers Osborne

Brothers Osborne

16th January 2021

American country music duo Brothers Osborne (T.J. and John) blend equal parts country and rock into one of the freshest, most identifiable sounds to come out of Nashville in recent years.
Read more

The Legends of American Country Show

The Legends of American Country Show

31st January 2021

Europe's No 1 Hot Country TVs award winning Country music show "The Legends of American Country" returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country classics.
Read more

Jimeoin - Turn It Up!

Jimeoin - Turn It Up!

6th February 2021

Don't miss an unforgettably hilarious evening of world-class stand-up at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh with Jimeoin!
Read more

The Story of the Guitar Heroes

The Story of the Guitar Heroes

9th February 2021

This outstanding live concert style ‘rockumentry’ will be performed by one extraordinarily talented renowned musician: Phil Walker, and backed by his exceptional band.
Read more

Fish

Fish

27th February 2021

Fish returns to UK stages in February 2021 with his final album 'Weltschmerz' and you can catch him at The Queen's Hall on Saturday 27th February!
Read more

Rumer

Rumer

6th March 2021

Award-Winning British Vocalist Rumer returns with a national tour in support of her fantastic new album ‘Nashville Tears’. Catch her at The Queen's Hall on Saturday 6th March 2021!
Read more

Military Wives Choirs

Military Wives Choirs

7th March 2021

The much-loved Military Wives Choirs have announced they will be performing together in widely anticipated 8-date concert series, taking in The Queen's Hall on 7th March 2021.
Read more

Samantha Fish

Samantha Fish

15th March 2021

Samantha Fish is touring with her sixth solo album 'Kill or Be Kind' and comes to The Queen's Hall on Monday 15th March!
Read more

Courtney Act

Courtney Act

8th April 2021

Get your dose of the fabulous Courtney Act and her brand new pop-cabaret show when she comes to the Queen's Hall Edinburgh on Thursday 8th April!
Read more

Pictish Trail

Pictish Trail

10th April 2021

Johnny Lynch, AKA Isle-of-Eigg dwelling electro-acoustic psych-pop wonder Pictish Trail is back with a fourth album Thumb World and comes to The Queen's Hall on 10th April.
Read more

The Robert Cray Band

The Robert Cray Band

2nd May 2021

Legendary guitarist and singer-songwriter Robert Cray returns to the UK in Spring 2021 to support the release of his new album, ‘That’s What I Heard’, and stops off at The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Toyah and Hazel O’Connor

Toyah and Hazel O’Connor

12th May 2021

Post Punk and New Wave artists Toyah and Hazel O’Connor join forces to bring you their exciting new tour, “Electric Ladies of the 80s”!
Read more

The Great Eastern

The Great Eastern

22nd May 2021

The Great Eastern is a brand new all-day music festival taking place in Edinburgh on Saturday 22 May 2021.
Read more

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita/Vishten

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita/Vishten

23rd May 2021

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita travelled to Prince Edward Island to meet and collaborate with Vishtè and now that collaboration comes to the UK in a one-off tour and stops off at The Queen's Hall!
Read more

Vesselin Stanev with Zoltan Despond

Vesselin Stanev with Zoltan Despond

3rd June 2021

Pianist Vesselin Stanev will now be joined by cellist Zoltan Despond in a new programme at The Queens Hall on Thursday 3rd June 2021.
Read more

Jimmy Webb

Jimmy Webb

10th June 2021

Don't miss multi-Grammy Award winner Jimmy Webb when he comes to The Queen's Hall on Thursday 10 June 2021!
Read more

Agnes Obel

Agnes Obel

3rd September 2021

Critically acclaimed composer, singer and pianist, Agnes Obel has announced a new European tour and will play The Queen's Hall on Friday 3rd September 2021.
Read more

Eddi Reader

Eddi Reader

4th September 2021

Eddi Reader will be touring Scotland later this year as she celebrates her 40th year on stage, don't miss her perform at the Queens Hall, Edinburgh on September 4th 2021!
Read more

King King

King King

24th October 2021

King King, Glasgow's favourite sons have already been saluted as 'the best blues-rock band in the world', don't miss them live at The Queen's Hall on October 24th!
Read more

Salsa Celtica

Salsa Celtica

26th November 2021

Salsa Celtica celebrate the band's quarter century at their favourite Edinburgh venue, The Queen's Hall, on Friday 26th November 2021!
Read more

Similar events you might like...

Campbell’s Ceilidh - Online

Campbell’s Ceilidh - Online

Selected dates between 21st June 2020 - 27th December 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Join Mairi Campbell for a weekly online global gathering of songs, tunes, poems and offerings from friends, fans and family!
Read more

Edinburgh Zoo After Hours

Edinburgh Zoo After Hours

Selected dates between 23rd July 2020 - 8th August 2020

This summer, Edinburgh Zoo is opening the zoo gates after hours, giving you more opportunity to see your favourite animals!
Read more

Music in the open air

Music in the open air

Selected dates between 6th August 2020 - 27th August 2020

Enjoy the sound of traditional Scottish fiddle music in solo performances as you stroll through the gardens of the Palace of Holyroodhouse!
Read more

Edinburgh Free Fringe Festival Online

Edinburgh Free Fringe Festival Online

7th August 2020 - 30th August 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

Join us for an online for this years Edinburgh Free Fringe Festival - with shows every day from August 7th to 30th!
Read more

EIFF and  Unique Events present: Drive In Movies

EIFF and Unique Events present: Drive In Movies

Selected dates between 7th August 2020 - 30th August 2020
Edinburgh West

Edinburgh International Film Festival and Unique Events have teamed up with Edinburgh Airport to produce a new monthly event for cinema fans throughout the rest of 2020!
Read more

Edinburgh International Festival: My Light Shines On Series

Edinburgh International Festival: My Light Shines On Series

8th August 2020 - 28th August 2020
Online Event Edinburgh

The lights of the Festival City burn bright in a spectacular celebration of artists, audiences and Edinburgh’s enduring spirit.
Read more

Chamber Music Soundscapes in Princes Street Gardens

Chamber Music Soundscapes in Princes Street Gardens

10th August 2020 - 28th August 2020

Leading soloists and chamber musicians give specially recorded performances from The Hub, heard in the beautiful surrounds of Princes Street Gardens.
Read more

Film: Little Women

Film: Little Women

12th August 2020

Louisa May Alcott's much loved novel returns to the big screen in this new adaptation screening at The Brunton on 12th August.
Read more

At The Drive In: Edinburgh

At The Drive In: Edinburgh

12th August 2020 - 16th August 2020

@TheDriveIn is a fully loaded drive in cinema experience that is bringing a whole host of drive in activities to Edinburgh in August!
Read more

Find other events in Edinburgh

Sponsored Links

Popular Events

At The Drive In: Edinburgh
@TheDriveIn is a fully loaded drive in cinema experience that is bringing a whole host of drive in activities to Edinburgh in August!
William Shatner and Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan
Set your phasers to fun! Prepare to be beamed up for an unforgettable night with the original ‘Captain James T. Kirk’, award-winning actor William Shatner.
EIFF and Unique Events present: Drive In Movies
Edinburgh International Film Festival and Unique Events have teamed up with Edinburgh Airport to produce a new monthly event for cinema fans throughout the rest of 2020!
Music in the open air
Enjoy the sound of traditional Scottish fiddle music in solo performances as you stroll through the gardens of the Palace of Holyroodhouse!
Edinburgh Zoo After Hours
This summer, Edinburgh Zoo is opening the zoo gates after hours, giving you more opportunity to see your favourite animals!

Popular Venues

Edinburgh Playhouse Festival Theatre Edinburgh Kings Theatre Edinburgh National Museum of Scotland Traverse Theatre