The partnership between Sir James MacMillan and the SCO goes back decades and has resulted in many remarkable new works. None has taken the world so much by storm as the percussion concerto Veni, Veni, Emmanuel. It has been performed hundreds of times since its 1992 premiere and remains a thrilling experience live: a superb, celebratory
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Deer Dancer is a new cross-artform project by artist, composer, performer Hanna Tuulikki, investigating the mimesis of deer, specifically representations within dance from across cultures. The work examines how the imitation of deer behaviour constructs ‘wilderness’ as the site for the cultivation of hetero-masculinity in ‘gender performance’ and how hunting mythologies shape and impact real ecologies.
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McLachlan plays McLeod Leading Scottish Composer, John McLeod CBE introduces the Scottish launch of his new double album featuring his entire music for solo piano composed over 50 years and played by the outstanding pianist Murray McLachlan and new generation artist, Rose McLachlan who will play several works from the new disc. ‘McLeod must be
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McLachlan plays McLeod Leading Scottish Composer, John McLeod CBE introduces the Scottish launch of his new double album featuring his entire music for solo piano composed over 50 years and played by the outstanding pianist Murray McLachlan and new generation artist, Rose McLachlan who will play several works from the new disc. Saturday 10th August
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Choirs Against Racism present Fauré’s Requiem …and music by Chris Hutchings (UK premiere of “Where are my unnumbered days?”, world premiere of complete version of “3 Memories of Kurdistan”) Josef Rheinberger Anton Bruckner Joseph Haydn Admission is free, with a retiring collection for Refugee Action. Please invite friends and family! If you would like to
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This year’s Shackleton memorial concert, featuring horn player Andy Saunders playing the Courtois natural horn from circa 1840. This concert is generously sponsored by the University of Edinburgh, in memory of Sir Nicholas Shackleton. Paul Dukas – Villanelle Arkady Shilkloper – Alpine Trail Johannes Brahms – Horn Trio Op.40 Tickets: £12 (Friends 2 for 1)/£10/Free
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