New Violin Octet (Carleen Hutchins)

The new violin octet has been developed over the past 30 years by Carleen Hutchins and ther Catgut Acoustical Society of America.  Edinburgh University Collection of Historic Musical Instruments (now MIMEd) has [in 1995] the only set of such instruments in Britain.

treble violin
soprano violin
mezzo violin
alto violin
tenor violin 
baritone violin
small bass violin
contrabass violin

Concerts where instrument was used

Title Date Venue
Reid Chamber Concert Tuesday, February 21, 1995 Reid Concert Hall with Ahrend organ