City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Edinburgh News: music

Rant, Traverse Theatre, Review

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For the ‘post politics’ and ‘post truth’ generation, the word Rant may conjure up unfortunate images, as for those who find the performances of even such as Jordi Savall a little too raw.

Stan and Mabel, Assembly Rooms, Review

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The Scottish Chamber Orchestra annual fun Family Concert was held on Saturday in Edinburgh’s Assembly Rooms.

RSNO Rachmaninov’s Second Symphony, Usher Hall, Review

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John Whitener gives a very good pre-concert talk. He is the RSNO's Principal Tuba player.

Rent (2017), Festival Theatre, review

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Every so often a musical comes along that captures the zeitgeist – West Side Story, Hair, and A Chorus Line.

RSNO Tchaikovsky Four, Usher Hall, Review

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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.

RSNO The Lark Ascending, Usher Hall, Review

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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.

Tickets Go On Sale For 70th Edinburgh Fringe

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The first tickets for the 70th Edinburgh Festival Fringe (4 – 28 August) went on sale today.

Simon & Garfunkel Through the Years (2017), Festival Theatre, Review

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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.

Home Grown Theatre Returns with Beatles Bio

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This year is the 50th anniversary of the release of the ground-breaking Sgt.

New Festival Will Celebrate Robert Burns in Words and Music

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".

Sold Out Edinburgh's Hogmanay Festival Welcomes In 2017

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