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Mar 21, 23

Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Edinburgh

Katya Kabanova
Katya Kabanova
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Janáček, Katya Kabanova
Stuart Stratford, Conductor
Stephen Lawless, Director
Leslie Travers, Set Designer
Laura Wilde, Katya
Ric Furman, Boris
Patricia Bardon, Kabanicha
Samuel Sakker, Tichon
Paul Whelan, Dikój
Trystan Llŷr Griffiths, Kudrjaš
Hanna Hipp, Varvara
Alexey Gusev, Kuligin
Bethan Langford, Glaša
The Orchestra of Scottish Opera
Scottish Opera Chorus
Thu 21 Mar at 19:30

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Pekka Kuusisto directs Ravel and Haydn
Bartók, Soldier Song
Ravel, Le Tombeau de Couperin
Ravel, Sonata for Violin and Cello
Messiaen, L'Abîme des Oiseaux, for clarinet solo
Crumb, Black Angels: God-Music
Biber, Battalia, for strings and continuo
Haydn, Symphony no. 45 in F sharp minor "Farewell”
Pekka Kuusisto, Violin, Conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Benjamin Marquise Gilmore, Violin
Maximiliano Martín, Clarinet
Philip Higham, Cello
Fri 22 Mar at 19:30

St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight
Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight
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Bach, Brandenburg Concerto no. 5 in D major, BWV1050
Vivaldi, Bassoon Concerto in A minor, RV 497
Vaughan Williams, The Lark Ascending
Telemann, Oboe Concerto in C minor
Vivaldi, The Four Seasons (Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione), Op.8 no. 1-4
London Concertante
Fri 22 Mar at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Søndergård Conducts Prokofiev
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Sibelius, Symphony no. 7 in C major, Op.105
Rachmaninov, Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini in A minor for piano and orchestra, Op.43
Prokofiev, Symphony no. 5 in B flat major, Op.100
Thomas Søndergård, Conductor
Olga Kern, Piano
Sun 24 Mar at 15:00

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Chamber Sunday with SCO Strings
Dvořák, String Quintet no. 2 in G major, Op.77
Bartók, 6 Romanian Folk Dances, Sz 56
Strauss R., Metamorphosen
Strings Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Thu 28 Mar at 19:30

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Three Serenades with François Leleux
Wolf, Italian Serenade
Dvořák, Serenade for Wind in D minor, Op.44
Brahms, Serenade no. 1 in D major for Large Orchestra, Op.11
François Leleux, Oboe, Conductor
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Sat 30 Mar at 19:30

Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh

Calton Consort - Penitence and Praise
Rheinberger, Mass in E flat major, Op.109 "Cantus Missae"
Beach, Help Us, O God, Op.50
Gibbons, Hosanna to the Son of David
Bruckner, Christus factus est pro nobis, motet, WAB 11
McDowall, Adoro te devote
Mealor, Ubi Caritas
Lotti, Crucifixus a 8
Taverner, Dum transisset Sabbatum
Howells, Haec dies
Calton Consort
Sat 30 Mar at 19:30

St Mary's Episcopal Cathedral, Edinburgh

The Singing Heart
Peebles, Si quis diligit me
Stainer, God so loved the world
Mendelssohn, Psalm 100: Jauchzet dem Herrn alle Welt
Walton, Set me as a seal upon thine heart
Holst, I Love my Love
Woo, Jasmine Flower (Traditional, arr. Hyo-Won Woo)
Chilcott, The Singing Heart
Guerrero, Surge Propera
Wise, Kyrie, from The Bavo Mass
Ešenvalds, Salutation
Panufnik, Love Endureth
Runestad, Let my love be heard
MacMillan, The Gallant Weaver, for SATB choir à capella
Alistair Digges, Conductor
The Edinburgh Singers
Thu 4 Apr at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Benedetti plays Mozart
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 3 in G major, "Strassburg", K216
Mozart, Symphony no. 35 in D major, K385 "Haffner”
Clyne, Within her Arms
Mozart, Violin Concerto no. 5 in A major "Turkish", K219
Nicola Benedetti, Violin, Director
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Benjamin Marquise Gilmore, Violin, Director
Sat 6 Apr at 19:30

St Cuthbert's Church, Edinburgh

Miserere: Music for Lent and Palm Sunday
MacMillan, Miserere
Whitacre, When David heard
Casals, O vos omnes
White, Lamentations, for five voices
Bruckner, Vexilla regis prodeunt, motet, WAB 51
Gibbons, Hosanna to the Son of David
Poulenc, 4 motets pour un temps de pénitence
Scottish Vocal Ensemble
Mark Hindley, Conductor
Thu 11 Apr at 19:30

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Chamayou plays Ravel Piano Concerto
Ginastera, Variations concertantes
Ravel, Piano Concerto in G major
Beethoven, Symphony no. 4 in B flat major, Op.60
Bertrand Chamayou, Piano
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Josep Pons, Conductor
Fri 12 Apr at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Presenting: NYOS 40th Anniversary Concert
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Rachmaninov, Piano Concerto no. 3 in D minor, Op.30
Tarrodi, Liguria
Mussorgsky, Pictures at an Exhibition (orch. Ravel)
Steven Osborne, Piano
NYOS Symphony Orchestra
Elim Chan, Conductor
Tue 16 Apr at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Silvano (concert performance)
Silvano (concert performance)
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Mascagni, Silvano (in concert)
Stuart Stratford, Conductor
Emma Bell, Matilde
The Orchestra of Scottish Opera
Scottish Opera Chorus
Thu 25 Apr at 19:30

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Hardenberger plays Haydn and Gruber
Schulhoff, Serenade Op.18
Haydn, Trumpet Concerto in E flat major, Hob VIIe:1
Gruber, Busking for trumpet, accordion, banjo and string orchestra
Beethoven, Twelve contredanses for orchestra, WoO 14
Håkan Hardenberger, Trumpet
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
John Storgårds, Conductor
Fri 26 Apr at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

The Music of John Williams
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Williams, Film music from Schindler's List
Williams, Film music from Jurassic Park
Williams, Film music from E.T.
Williams, Film music from Raiders of the Lost Ark
Williams, Film music from Memoirs of a Geisha
Richard Kaufman, Conductor
Johannes Moser, Cello
Fri 26 Apr at 20:00

St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight
Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight
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Mozart, Divertimento in D major, "Salzburg Symphony" K136 (K125a)
Elgar, Serenade in E minor for string orchestra, Op.20
Bach, Double Concerto for 2 violins in D minor, BWV1043
Vivaldi, The Four Seasons (Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione), Op.8 no. 1-4
London Concertante
Thu 2 May at 19:30

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Jonathan Dove Accordion Concerto
Mozart, Symphony no. 34 in C major, K338
Dove, Accordion Concerto (World première)
Ligeti, Concert Românesc
Haydn, Symphony no. 90 in C major
Benjamin Marquise Gilmore, Violin
Murray Owen, Accordion
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Clemens Schuldt, Conductor
Fri 3 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Beethoven Five
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Beethoven, Coriolan overture, Op.62
Mozart, Concerto for Flute and Harp in C, K299 (K297c)
Beethoven, Symphony no. 5 in C minor, Op.67
Nathalie Stutzmann, Conductor
Katherine Bryan, Flute
Pippa Tunnell, Harp
Thu 9 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Berlioz Symphonie fantastique & Fauré Requiem
Fauré, Requiem, Op.48
Berlioz, Symphonie fantastique, Op.14
Rudolf Rosen, Bass-baritone
Scottish Chamber Orchestra Chorus
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Emmanuel Krivine, Conductor
Fri 10 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Søndergård Conducts Mahler Six
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Mozart, Piano Concerto no. 23 in A major, K488
Mahler, Symphony no. 6 in A minor "Tragic"
Thomas Søndergård, Conductor
Ingrid Fliter, Piano
Fri 17 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Chan Conducts The Enigma Variations
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Lam, Endless Forms (Scottish première)
Sibelius, Violin Concerto in D minor, Op.47
Elgar, Enigma Variations on an Original Theme for Orchestra, Op.36
Elim Chan, Conductor
Benjamin Beilman, Violin
Fri 17 May at 20:00

St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight
Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight
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Vivaldi, The Four Seasons (Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione), Op.8 no. 1-4
Vivaldi, Concerto for two violins in B flat major, RV 524
Vivaldi, Trio Sonata in D minor Op.1 no. 12 RV 63 "La follia”
Telemann, Viola Concerto in G major, TWV 51:G9
Bach, Concerto for Two Violins
London Concertante
Tue 21 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Aida
Verdi, Aida (Concert Staging)
Sir Richard Armstrong, Conductor
Annabel Arden, Director
Joanna Parker, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Alexandra Zabala, Aida
Rafael Rojas, Radamès
Eric Greene, Amonasro
Alessandra Volpe, Amneris
Petri Lindroos, Ramfis
Michael Druiett, King of Egypt
Lorna James, Priestess
Warren Gillespie, A messenger
Orchestra of Opera North
Chorus of Opera North
Fri 24 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Back to the Future in Concert
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Silvestri, Film music from Back to the future
Neil Thomson, Conductor
May 24, 25

King's Theatre, Edinburgh

Rambert2
Grey Matter (Benoit Swan Pouffer)
E2 7SD (Rafael Bonachela)
Killer Pig (Sharon Eyal, Gai Behar)
Sat 25 May at 19:30

Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Edinburgh

Dance Music
Piazzolla, 4 Estaciones portenas (The 4 Seasons of Buenos Aires)
Schubert, String Quartet no. 14 "Death and the Maiden" in D minor, D.810 (extracts)
Britten, Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge for string orchestra, Op.10 (extracts)
Purcell, Other (various dances)
Scottish Ensemble
Malin Broman, Violin
Fri 31 May at 19:30

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

Søndergård Conducts Belshazzar's Feast
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Sibelius, Belsazars gästabud (Belshazzar's Feast), suite for orchestra, Op.51
Elgar, Cello Concerto in E minor, Op.85
Walton, Belshazzar's Feast
Thomas Søndergård, Conductor
Truls Mørk, Cello
Anthony Clark Evans, Baritone
RSNO Chorus
Jun 05, 07 mat, 09 mat, 11, 13, 15

Edinburgh Festival Theatre, Edinburgh

The Magic Flute
The Magic Flute
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Mozart, Die Zauberflöte (The Magic Flute)
Tobias Ringborg, Conductor
Derek Clark, Conductor
Sir Thomas Allen, Director
Simon Higlett, Set Designer
Peter Gijsbertsen, Tamino
William Morgan, Tamino
Gemma Lois Summerfield, Pamina
Julia Sitkovetsky, Queen of the Night
Richard Burkhard, Papageno
James Creswell, Sarastro
Bethan Langford, Second Lady
Sioned Gwen Davies, Third Lady
Sofia Troncoso, Papagena
Adrian Thompson, Monostatos
Jeni Bern, First Lady
The Orchestra of Scottish Opera
Scottish Opera Chorus
Sun 16 Jun at 15:00

Usher Hall, Edinburgh

The Planets – An HD Odyssey
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Strauss R., Also sprach Zarathustra, Op.30: Introduction, or Sunrise
Strauss II, An der schönen blauen Donau (The Blue Danube), Op.314
Bach, Toccata and Fugue in D minor, BWV565
Adams, Short Ride in a Fast Machine
Beethoven, Symphony no. 7 in A major, Op.92: Allegretto
Williams, Film music from Star Wars
Holst, The Planets, Op.32
Ben Palmer, Conductor
Sopranos and Altos of the RSNO Chorus
Fri 21 Jun at 20:00

St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh

Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight
Vivaldi - The Four Seasons by Candlelight
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Mozart, Symphony no. 29 in A major, K201 (K186a)
Mozart, Sinfonia Concertante for Violin and Viola in E flat major, K364 (K320d)
Vivaldi, The Four Seasons (Il cimento dell'armonia e dell'inventione), Op.8 no. 1-4
London Concertante
Sat 26 Oct at 19:30

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

The Choral Pilgrimage 2019: Edinburgh
The Choral Pilgrimage 2019: Edinburgh
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Plainsong, Salve Regina
Tavener, 2 Hymns to the Mother of God
Sheppard, Missa Cantate: Gloria
Whitacre, Sainte-Chapelle
Wylkynson, Salve Regina
Fayrfax, Aeternae laudis lilium
Jackson, Ave Maria
MacMillan, O virgo prudentissima
Sheppard, Missa Cantate: Agnus Dei
Harry Christophers, Conductor
The Sixteen