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Edinburgh News: music

Video & Review: Edinburgh Festival's Opener Lights Up Deep Time

Deep Time at Edinburgh Castle

It's fair to say that geologist James Hutton (1726-1797) was a rock star of the Edinburgh Enlightenment.

North Berwick's "Fringe by the Sea" Returns For Ninth Year

In the midst of uncertainty, something to look forward to and celebrate is as much a necessity as a cause for joy.

The Edinburgh Singers: Great Mass in C minor, St Cuthbert's, Review


The soprano, Catriona Clark, and trumpeter, Mark O'Keeffe, were the undoubted stars of an intriguing programme of religious music devised for a concert performance.

RSNO Appoints New Assistant Conductor

New Zealand conductor Holly Mathieson, currently based in the UK, has been appointed as the Royal Scottish National Orchestra’s new Assistant Conductor, following a recruitment process which attracted

RSNO Ode to Joy, Usher Hall, Review


Peter Oundjian's sparkly introduction told us that the Orchestra was half way through its 125th anniversary, this was the final concert of the season but also significantly the time to say farewell to

2016 Made in Scotland Programme Unveiled

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The very beautiful space that is Edinburgh’s Dovecote Gallery today played host to this year’s launch of Made in Scotland Programme for the 2016 Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

LEITHLATE16 Returns To The Walk with a Swagger


LeithLate returns to the Walk this summer with a jam-packed programme of mostly free exhibitions and events involving over 50 artists.

Beethoven's 'Eroica', Usher Hall, Review

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The concert at the Usher Hall began with a composition by the Russian composer Mussorgsky.

William Macmath: New Life for Forgotten Scottish Ballads

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A life’s work that had gone largely unnoticed. Now, 100 years on, it is inspiring audiences across Scotland.

Leading Scottish Theatre Company Vanishing Point to Collaborate with Scottish Opera

In an exciting collaboration between one of Scotland’s most innovative theatre companies and the national opera company present a double bill of a newly created music theatre piece, 'The 8th Door' and

Scottish Opera Announces 2016/17 Season

New productions of Pelléas and Mélisande, Bluebeard’s Castle, La bohème and The Elixir of Love

Sir Thomas Allen’s hit production of Mozart’s The Marriage of Figaro opens the Season