The Equilibrium Ensemble was a project led by Drake Music Scotland and Hands Up for Trad in 2015-17, to explore the creation and performance of new music using traditional instruments and digital technology particularly to aid musicians with disabilities to compose, create and perform.

The core members of the ensemble were musicians with disabilities supported by Drake Music Scotland,  along with traditional musicians Karen Marshalsay (harp) and Eilidh Steel (fiddle). New compositions are created by members of the ensemble and through collaborations with other composers through Distil.

Equilibrium at Celtic Connections January 2016 photo credit Mark Neal



Celtic Connections  28 Jan 2017 Recital Room City Halls

British and International Festivals Conference Edinburgh 9 October 2016

Just Festival at St Johns Edinburgh Fringe 23 August 2016

ISME conference at Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 26 July 2016

Royal Highland Show 23 June 2016

Celtic Connections 16 January 2016

Just Festival at St Johns, Edinburgh Fringe 22 August 2015



Rob Adams Music TouringKaren Marshalsay is represented by Rob Adams Music Touring, please contact her agent for any concert enquiries.
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