City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Music


Collaboration Between SCO and Wester Hailes Residents On Show

Incredible Distance score (extract)

A new art project reflects on life in Wester Hailes, one of Edinburgh’s more deprived areas, in sound, images, film and original musical composition.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Christmas Concert, Usher Hall, Review

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For an entirely different audience than a normal Friday evening at the Usher Hall, this was their annual musical and secular celebration of Christmas.

Royal Scottish National Orchestra : Søndergård Conducts The Nutcracker, Usher Hall, Review

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Prokofiev's Winter Bonfire is a rarely heard work written with children in mind and first performed in Moscow in 1950.

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.