Archive for September 29th, 2006

Katherine McGillivray

Sad news about the early death in the summer of Katherine McGillivray, who was an extremely talented and gifted viola player and teacher.

Anyone who was at what must have been an  almost definitive performance of Bach’s St John Passion in Perth Concert Hall with Mark Padmore as the Evangelist back in March, (revue in the Herald) will remember Katherine’s playing.      It was one of those really special evenings that people will talk about for years.    

The performance moved some to tears.     A poignant memory.

Obituary in the Scotsman.

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