Music

Live Music in Edinburgh

The Usher Hall was full to watch Sir Simon Rattle conduct his London Symphony Orchestra in a programme of two works, both of about an hour in lengt

Britten’s War Requiem was commissioned for the opening of Coventry Cathedral following the destruction of an earlier building by German bombs in No

The fundamentals of human existence – three quasi rituals, one fascinating show.

Birds of Paradise produced Purposeless Movements back in 2016 to address a specific medical description of CP:  "Which of our movement

Both Scottish premieres, two profound and powerful works that had the Usher Hall enthralled.

A heartfelt, gutsy and justifiably packed performance.

There was something special about this performance – an all-embracing energy that affects and stays with you.

The Choir has achieved a reputation for its “rich and beautiful sound”, an accolade which it lived up to, in this jaw-dropping recital of astoundin

Part of the programme for St Vincent’s week long Sacred Arts Festival, this was a fascinating recital of a rarely performed piece.

There are many musical recitals taking place at the Fringe, but this one immediately struck you as being a bit different.