City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Live Music


The Edinburgh Singers present Agnus Dei

Join the award winning Edinburgh Singers for the first concert of their 2018-19 season.

EIF: Christian Blackshaw & Soloists of the Berliner Philharmoniker, Queen's Hall, Review

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To illustrate the universality of music, the ensemble playing at this morning’s Queen’s Hall recital came from all parts of the globe.

The FlyBoys, Gilded Balloon Rose Theatre, Review

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As if Backstreet Boys fronted for Glenn Miller, The FlyBoys, are a boy band, ehhem, “man collective”, swinging new tunes way back to the 30s and 40s.

Let’s Inherit the Earth, Pleasance Courtyard, Review

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As we trudge through our muggy, too-hot-for-the-Scots-but-can’t-complain summer Morna Pearson’s new comedy with songs, Let’s Inherit the Earth could not be more timely.

EIF 2018: Ronald Brautigam, Queen's Hall, Review

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This morning’s concert at the Queen’s Hall was a piano recital given by the accomplished Dutch pianist Ronald Brautigam.

Organ Recital with Nancy Crook, Stockbridge Church, Review

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Nancy Crook returned to Stockbridge Parish Church for her annual organ recital as part of the Fringe.

Courtney Act: Under the Covers, Underbelly Circus Hub, Review

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It’s time to get caught in the act with Celebrity Big Brother winner and RuPaul’s Drag Race (Season 6) runner-up Courtney Act as she tucks herself in for an evening of secret sharing and songs in her

EIF Opening Event: Five Telegrams, Festival Square, Review

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The long wait on our feet was worth it.

EIF 2018: Academy of Ancient Music, Queen's Hall, Review

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Every morning during the Edinburgh International three week festival, chamber concerts are held in the Queens Hall. Today heralded the first concert.

Hidden Door Festival

Hidden Door, a not-for-profit arts organisation run entirely by volunteers, specialises in discovering disused spaces in Edinburgh and radically transforming them into temporary, but imaginative venue