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25% discount on work by featured artist: Alison Kinnaird August 29 2019

Special Offer: All of Alison Kinnaird's albums and books are available here from Temple Records. Use discount code AK2019 when you check out to receive a 25% discount on any of Alison's books or albums.

Our current featured artist; Alison Kinnaird MBE, has an international reputation both as a professional Scottish harp player and visual artist.

A recipient of multiple awards and accolades, she was recognised for her contribution to artistic and musical spheres in 1997 when she was presented with an M.B.E. for services to art and music.

One of the world's leading glass artists and engravers, with work in public, royal and private collections throughout Europe, America and the Far East, her glass art ranges from small intimate pieces, to architectural installations which incorporate light and colour.

As a musician, Alison's first instrument was cello, and she was a founder member of the Edinburgh Youth Orchestra. She has a degree in Celtic Studies and Archaeology and studied the harp under Jean Campbell in Edinburgh from the age of 14. She has won both the Clarsach Trophy at the National Mod and the Harp Competition in Pan Celtic Festival in Killarney.

Alison plays both gut and wire-strung harps and has recorded several critically acclaimed albums. She has been researching the repertoire of the harp in Scotland for more than twenty-five years, written several books of harp music, and co-authored the first published history of the harp in Scotland "The Tree of Strings". Her album "The Harp Key - Crann nan Teud" was the first ever recording of Scottish harp music, still essential listening for people interested in the Scottish harp. was recognized in 1997, when she was presented with an M.B.E. for services to art and music.



You can find out much more about Alison's art at: www.alisonkinnaird.com


Special Offer: 'Bundle & Go' - Any 5 CDs from our catalogue for £30 or any 10 CDs for £50 June 11 2019

Special Offer: Bundle & Go - Temple Records CD Bundle DealChoose your custom bundle of any CDs from our catalogue, direct from Temple Records and make a huge saving when you pick any 5 CDs for £30 or any 10 CDs for £50!

Just browse our website, add the CDs you want to your shopping basket, then use the appropriate discount code (shown below) at checkout to have your discount applied. All postage & packaging is included.

The CDs will be supplied in slim envelopes or digisleeves and mailed in a tough FSC certified, environmentally sound corrugated cardboard box. This more efficient and eco-friendly packaging also has the bonus of lower postal costs, which allows us to run such a good offer. Enjoy!


5 CD Bundle Discount Code:
5BUNDLE

10 CD Bundle Discount Code: 10BUNDLE

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The Small Print: 1. You can only select one copy of any album per CD bundle 2. This offer can't be used in conjunction with any other offer or discount code 3. Commonsense and fair-play applies 4. Offer applies to CDs only (although if a download is included free with any CD in the selection then this will still be supplied)