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Spotlight on Her - A Celebration of Female Performers




‘Spotlight on Her’ is a new three-day event in Aberdeen to celebrate female performers on and around International Women’s Day on 7th-9th March. Top musicians from a wide range of genres will give performances and workshops at the University of Aberdeen and the Blue Lamp. This event will highlight the impact of women in music, and showcase some fantastic performers.

Wednesday 7th March
Siobhan Wilson - Singer/songwriter
Workshop - 15:30-17:00
Free, ticketed
The Blue Lamp
Performance – 19:30
Free, ticketed
The Blue Lamp

Thursday 8th March - International Women's Day
University students
Performances - 12:00-14:00
MacRobert Cafe, University of Aberdeen

Georgina Jackson - Jazz singer/trumpeter
Workshop – 13:00-15:00
Free, ticketed
Education Annexe, University of Aberdeen
Performance with Aberdeen Jazz Orchestra – 20:00
£15 standard, £12 concession, £5 student
The Blue Lamp

Friday 9th March
Amy Green and Charlotte Harding - Saxophonist and composer
'Over 100 Years of Women and the Saxophone' lecture-recital – 18:30-19:30 Free, ticketed
MacRobert 051, University of Aberdeen
Workshop – 20:00-21:00
Free, ticketed
MacRobert 055, University of Aberdeen

This event is supported by Aberdeen City Council and the University of Aberdeen Development Trust.


Siobhan Wilson - workshop and performance
Georgina Jackson - performance with Aberdeen Jazz Orchestra
The Blue Lamp, 121 Gallowgate, AB25 1BU

Georgina Jackson - workshops
Charlotte Harding and Amy Green - lecture-recital and workshop
MacRobert Building, University of Aberdeen, AB24 5UA


Georgina Jackson - Performance with Aberdeen Jazz Orchestra
£15 standard, £12 concession, £5 student…/georgina-jackson-ajo

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