...‘brings to mind the bluegrass records of Yo-Yo Ma and Edgar Meyer … with elements of Bach, Kronos Quartet and sometimes a splash of Philip Glass ... they are incredibly skilled ...’

(Ulf Torstensson, Lira Magazine).

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In Brief: Europe and UK festivals and concerts, TSC AUS and NZ Tour in October/November, Update on our latest album ‘Facets’, and The Griffyn Ensemble NSW Tour in June/July. The longer version... We have had a big start to the year, and it's only getting bigger.

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The String Contingent

Virtuosic instrumental trio The String Contingent compose and perform music of sparkling beauty and originality that explores the full spectrum of musical expression. Australians Chris Stone (violin) and Holly Downes (double bass) with Scotsman Graham McLeod (guitar) integrate disparate musical styles through their own refined acoustic sensibilities

This project has been assisted by the Australian Government through the Australia Council, its arts funding and advisory body.