Edinburgh News: music
The Scottish Chamber Orchestra annual fun Family Concert was held on Saturday in Edinburgh’s Assembly Rooms.
John Whitener gives a very good pre-concert talk. He is the RSNO's Principal Tuba player.
Every so often a musical comes along that captures the zeitgeist – West Side Story, Hair, and A Chorus Line.
The abiding memory of the concert will be twofold. It gave us a very small opportunity in our applause to say goodbye to Martin Gibson, the RSNO's Principal Tympanist since 1980.
This was the night that the Royal Scottish National Orchestra's Principal Flute of many years, Katherine Bryan, was front of stage - not just for one work but two.
It’s 50 years since Simon and Garfunkel’s ‘Sound of Silence’ hit the British charts. The duo’s delirious blend of folk rock and profound pop has never been equalled.
This year is the 50th anniversary of the release of the ground-breaking Sgt.
Free music, spoken word and comedy, inspired by Robert Burns, is coming to one of Edinburgh’s best known New Town streets with the inaugural "Red, Red Rose Street Festival".
Unique Events, who have produced Edinburgh’s Hogmanay for 24 years for the City of Edinburgh Council, said early this morning that the event had been a “major