2017

Friday 22nd September 2017 | 16:15

  • Lammermuir Festival 2017
  • Eastfield Farm, Whittingehame. | £15.
Thomas ButlerNew Work
David SawerThe Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra
David SawerThe Lighthouse Keepers
  • Red Note Ensemble and Red Note Academy

Friday 22nd September 2017 | 14:30

  • Lammermuir Festival 2017
  • Eastfield Farm, Whittingehame. | £15.
Thomas ButlerNew Work
David SawerThe Life and Death of 9413, a Hollywood Extra
David SawerThe Lighthouse Keepers
  • Red Note Ensemble and Red Note Academy

Friday 22nd September 2017 | 12:00

  • Lammermuir Festival 2017
  • Tyninghame Village Hall. | £6.
Solo pieces played by members of Red Note Academy
Thomas ButlerNew Work
Luke BedfordThe Wonderful No-headed Nightingale
  • Red Note Ensemble and Red Note Academy

2016

Saturday 22nd October 2016 | 16:00

  • Sound Festival 2016
  • Migvie Church, Tarland. | £10/£5.
BachG Major Suite
John De SimoneMisremembrance
Eddie McGuireElegaic Lullaby
Piers HellawellA Frieze and a Litany
Duncan StrachanZarabanda
Tom IrvineSafety
Gabriel Jackson"Untitled" for Robert Irvine
Thomas ButlerLament
William SweeneyCaolas
James MacMillanKnock Knock
Eleanor AlbergaRide Through
  • Robert Irvine cello

Saturday 8th October 2016 | 13:00

  • CCA, Glasgow. | £10/£6.
Emily DoolittleJan Tait and the Bear
  • Ensemble Thing
  • Catherine Backhouse mezzo-soprano
  • Brian McBride baritone
  • Alan McHugh narrator
  • Thomas Butler conductor
  • Stasi Shaeffer director

Thursday 6th October 2016 | 20:00

  • CCA, Glasgow. | £10/£6.
Emily DoolittleJan Tait and the Bear
  • Ensemble Thing
  • Catherine Backhouse mezzo-soprano
  • Brian McBride baritone
  • Alan McHugh narrator
  • Thomas Butler conductor
  • Stasi Shaeffer director

Saturday 16th April 2016 | 13:00

  • Loch Shiel Spring Festival 2016
  • Acharacle Parish Church, Acharacle. | £10/£5.
Thomas ButlerSix Maps of a Fragile Landscape
  • and works by David Fennessy, Duncan Strachan, James MacMillan, Sally Beamish and more.
  • Robert Irvine cello

2015

Thursday 10th December 2015 | 13:15

  • ArtCOP Scotland
  • CCA, 350 Sauchiehall Street, Glasgow. | Free but ticketed.
ANTHEM! with Thomas Butler

Saturday 24th October 2015 | 13:00

  • Sound Festival 2015
  • ACT Aberdeen, 33 King Street, Aberdeen. | Free.
Francis Macdonald, Sonia Allori, Colin Broom, Drew Hammond, John de Simone, Oliver SearleYou Can't Get There From Here
  • Ensemble Thing
  • Thomas Butler musical director

Friday 23rd October 2015 | 20:00

  • Sound Festival 2015
  • The Lemon Tree, 5 West North Street, Aberdeen. | £9/£7/£4
Lucy Boyes &
Thomas Butler
Sandglass

Friday 23rd October 2015 | 15:30

  • New Music Scotland: In Cahoots / Sound Festival 2015
  • Aberdeen Art Centre & Theatre, 33 King St., Aberdeen.
Neil Tòmas SmithStrange Machines
Thomas ButlerMy Life in Ventriloquism
  • Jenny Stephenson clarinet

Sunday 23rd August 2015 | 11:20

  • Made in Scotland Showcase 2015
  • Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh. | £10/£8
John De SimoneIndependence
  • Ensemble Thing
  • Thomas Butler musical director

Saturday 22nd August 2015 | 11:20

  • Made in Scotland Showcase 2015
  • Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh. | £10/£8
John De SimoneIndependence
  • Ensemble Thing
  • Thomas Butler musical director

Thursday 20th August 2015 | 11:20

  • Made in Scotland Showcase 2015
  • Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh. | £10/£8
John De SimoneIndependence
  • Ensemble Thing
  • Thomas Butler musical director

Tuesday 18th August 2015 | 11:20

  • Made in Scotland Showcase 2015
  • Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh. | £10/£8
John De SimoneIndependence
  • Ensemble Thing
  • Thomas Butler musical director

Friday 20th March 2015 | 19:00

  • The Ungaretti Multi-Media War Project: Book Launch
  • Talbot Rice Gallery, South Bridge, Edinburgh. | Free
Thomas ButlerThe Joy of Shipwrecks*
Gregor ForbesDuo
Jay RichardsIsonzo
  • *Nana Sotirova harp

The evening will also include readings by a selection of poets who have responded directly to works by the celebrated Italian modernist Giuseppe Ungaretti.

2014

Sunday 17th August 2014 | 11:30

  • Made in Scotland Showcase 2014: Replaceable Things
  • Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh. | £10/£8
John De SimonePanic Diary
Thomas ButlerReplaceable Parts for the Irreplaceable You
  • Ensemble Thing

Saturday 16th August 2014 | 11:30

  • Made in Scotland Showcase 2014: Replaceable Things
  • Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh. | £10/£8
John De SimonePanic Diary
Thomas ButlerReplaceable Parts for the Irreplaceable You
  • Ensemble Thing

Friday 15th August 2014 | 11:30

  • Made in Scotland Showcase 2014: Replaceable Things
  • Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh. | £10/£8
John De SimonePanic Diary
Thomas ButlerReplaceable Parts for the Irreplaceable You
  • Ensemble Thing

Thursday 22nd May 2014 | 20:00

  • The Arches, 253 Argyle Street, Glasgow. | £8/£5
Thomas ButlerElbow Room
  • Red Note Ensemble

Wednesday 21st May 2014 | 20:00

  • Summerhall, Summerhall Place, Edinburgh. | £8/£5
Thomas ButlerElbow Room
  • Red Note Ensemble

Monday 5th May 2014 | 18:00

  • Stars of the Future: Thomas Butler showcase
  • Recital Room, City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow. | Free but ticketed
Thomas ButlerMy Life in Ventriloquism
Thomas ButlerNightmusic
Thomas ButlerStruction (how I attempted to get the thoughts in my head into your head using only five instruments, five instrumentalists, metronome sound and MIDI)
  • Red Note Ensemble

Wednesday 30th April 2014 | 19:30

  • Plug Festival 2014
  • RCS, 100 Renfrew Street, Glasgow. | £8.50/£6.50
Jay CapperauldUnauthorised Edition
Michael McEnenyThinks he’s aw' that
Hugh HoltonFlow
Martin KearyHerostratic
Lucy HollingworthTwo Fragments and a Coda*
Thomas ButlerEspial*
Shona MackayIntimacy*
  • Red Note Ensemble
  • *Astrid String Quartet

Tuesday 22nd April 2014 | 20:00

  • Gregor SAMSA
  • The Old Hairdresser's, Renfield Lane, Glasgow. | £4

Gregor SAMSA 2: Mixed-media performances by Shona Mackay & Thomas Butler, Euan Ferguson, Euan Taylor & Graham Costello and China Buffet Kings.

2013

Wednesday 5th June 2013 | 19:30

  • Red Note and RCS @ Sloan's
  • Sloan's, Argyle Arcade, Glasgow.
David FennessyFive Hofer Photographs
Oliver SearleBreakfast Baroque
Drew HammondEcto
Thomas ButlerMy Life in Ventriloquism
Gordon McPhersonStunt Double No.5
Rory BoyleSolo violin piece
Tom WilsonLoud-Light-Still
  • Red Note Ensemble
  • Gordon Bragg conductor

Friday 3rd May 2013 | 19:30

  • Plug Festival 2013
  • Stevenson Hall, RCS, Glasgow.
Thomas ButlerReplaceable Parts for the Irreplaceable You
Nicole LizéeMusic for Body - Without - Organs
Nicole LizéeKarappo Okesutra: 1. The Heat / 2. Nightmoves /
3. SF-G029
  • Red Note Ensemble with Music Lab
  • Jessica Cottis conductor

Wednesday 23rd January 2013 | 20:00

  • Ensemble Thing @ The Old Hairdresser's
  • The Old Hairdresser's, Renfield Lane, Glasgow.
Thomas ButlerMy Life in Ventriloquism
John De SimoneI Feel Happy
Thomas ButlerUntitled
John De SimoneI Feel Sad
Frederic RzewskiComing Together
Frederic RzewskiAttica
  • Ensemble Thing