Contemporary Music Showcase

An exclusive Festival Contemporary Music Showcase from Perth College UHI, showcasing its creative performance practice.

Perth College, part of the University of the Highlands and Islands, presents a Contemporary Music Showcase highlighting the creative performance practice from its Perth College UHI Popular Music Department. 

The BA (Hons) Popular Music Students will present songs and instrumental music from popular music that highlight collaboration across a range of genres. 

The programme will primarily feature fresh original compositions by up and coming student songwriters with support from Perth College UHI staff. 

This is the first event of its kind for Perth Festival of the Arts and we look forward to seeing you there to experience a diverse and exciting show.


The Artists

Performing in this exclusive showcase are: 

Nadia French, clarsach

Duo Eleanor Hickey on vocals and keys, and Andrew McAllister on acoustic guitar

Katie Mackie, vocals and synth

Lora Macleod, vocals and acoustic guitar

Jakub Pesek, vocals, acoustic guitar and keyboard

Erin Ponsonby, vocals and acoustic guitar 

Find out more about the Artists, their inspirations, musical backgrounds and influences.

Photography by Fraser Band.