City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Music


Burns&Beyond Festival

A new six-day festival with a range of activities and entertainment centred around Scotland's national bard Robert Burns.

New Edinburgh Festival Celebrates Robert Burns "And Beyond"

Luke Jerram's Moon (photo by Rob Brewer)

Tickets go on sale tomorrow morning (Friday, 7th December) for a new six-day Edinburgh festival celebrating Scotland’s national bard Robert Burns.

Burns&Beyond Culture Trail

Audiences follow a culture trail around eight events in secret locations around the city.

The Culture Trail is part of Edinburgh's 6-day festival of Robert Burns called Burns&Beyond.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Anne-Sophie Mutter in Concert, Usher Hall, Review

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This was an interesting concert because of the contrast between the two works played.

Complete cycle of Debussy’s solo piano works to be performed by James Willshire at St. Cecilia’s

Acclaimed interpreter of 20th century repertoire, British pianist James Willshire marks the 100th anniversary of Claude Debussy’s death with the curation of a two-day Debussy Festival.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Søndergård's Guide to the Orchestra, Usher Hall, Review

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Microphone in hand, Thomas Søndergård introduced an extraordinary successful concert to celebrate Scotland's Year of Young People.

The Edinburgh Singers - Christmas at Greyfriars

The Edinburgh Singers present a celebration of festive music, featuring beloved works by Grieg, Rutter and Whitacre.

Edinburgh's Hogmanay Street Party

Edinburgh's Hogmanay on New Year's Eve

The Street Party (tickets, review) is perhaps the best-known event in the 3-day Edinburgh's Hogmanay Festival. The New Year street party is a ticketed event that in 2018-2019 runs for seven hours the length of Princes Street, with live bands, a carnival atmosphere and dancing in the street.

Symphonic Ibiza

A two hour concert in which a live 20 piece orchestra fuses with high tempo beats from renowned club DJ Andy Joyce, for a selection of Ibiza dance classics from over the last 20 years.

Candlelight Concert

Edinburgh's Hogmanay Candlelit Concert at St Giles

The annual candlelit concert in St. Giles Cathedral forms part of the Edinburgh's Hogmanay celebrations.