cello played by Sophie Langdon. James Durrant and Siegfried Palm. 0 Musica Nova -Takemitsu on Takemitsu Senate Room. Glasgow University. Further information: 332 7244. 2.30—4pm. Free at door. The Japanese composer Toru Takemitsu talks about his approach to composition which is based on the formal principles of a Japanese garden.
0 Musica Nova Smoke Room. Glasgow University. Further information: 332 7244. 3.3(I—6pm. Free at door. The fourth SPNM Composers‘ Workshop with the chamber ensemble Gemini.
0 Musica Nova Scottish Music Information Centre. 7 Lilybank Gardens. Further information: 332 7244. 5.30pm. Free at door. A short introduction to the work of the Scottish Music Information (‘entre by ManagerJohn Purser. including a chance to view the manuscripts of Peter Maxwell Davies and also enjoy some refreshments.
o Musica Nova - SND SNO Centre. Clarcmont Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre). 7.30pm. £5 (£2.50). Orchestral concert ofworks by Oliver Knussen (including Music for a Puppet Court). Zimmermann. Takemitsu and Mark-Anthony Turnage.
FRIDAY 4 Glasgow
0 Nailan Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening. Instrumental music from Scotland and Ireland. occasional songs.
0 Schiehallion Scotts Corner. Derby Street. 334 4891. Evening. Folk duo. 0 Scottish Dance Night Louis‘ Nite Spot. 1()73 Argyle Street. 1()pm—2am.
o Zydeco Ceilidh Band Dowanhill Centre. off Highburgh Road. 9pm. £2. Blues. jigs and reels and cajun rock. Don‘t stand still music.
0 Chilean Pena Cornerstone. Lothian Road. Music. song. dance and poetry. Evening. BYOB.
0 North Sea Gas Platform 1. Rutland Street. Evening. Cheerful. singalong folkies.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. 9.30pm—l .3()am. Late night folk music basement bar.
SATURDAY 5 Glasgow
0 Halt Dar Woodlands Road. Afternoon. Session.
0 Nallan and Friends Blackfriars. Bell Street. 552 5924. Afternoons. Fiddle and accordion-based session.
0 Kells Scott‘s Corner. Derby Street. 334 4891. Evening. Resident celtic electric.
0 Sleep the Feet Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening. Music from Glasgow.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Music and sesson downstairs till late.
SUNDAY . 6 Glasgow
0 Relativity Glasgow City Halls. The Bothy Band meets Silly Wizard. See paneL
0 Park Bar Argyle Street. Evening. Accordions. fiddles etc. The Glasgow Gaels pub.
0 Buddies Wintersgills. Great Western Road. Evening. Old time American songs and fiddle.
O Spindle Scott‘s Corner. Derby Street. Evening. Folky Trio.
0 Erroneous Zones Youngs Bar. Leamington Terrace. Evening. Weekly acoustic music allsorts. Free.
0 Royal Oak Infirmary Street. Evening. Music. mainly guitar/songs every night in basement late bar.
MONDAY 7 Glasgow
0 Irish Session Stage Door Bar. Gorbals Street. 4290922. Top Glasgow Irish players.
0 Relativity George Square Theatre. The Bothy Band meets Silly Wizard. See panel.
0 Miro The Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening. Bartill 1am. Irish and other music.
0 Nobody’s Business Bannerman‘s Bar. Evening. Acoustic music that swings. Caledonia‘s swing. blues brothers.
0 Fiddlers Arms Grassmarket. Evening. Regular Scottish session with fiddle and accordion. whistle etc.
TUESDAY 8 Glasgow
0 Steep the Feet Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening. Scottish songs and tunes.
0 Miro Ensign Ewart. High Street (near the Castle). Evening. Naughty Celtic music.
0 Bannermans Dar Cowgate. Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Songs with guitar. Late bar.
0 Kenny Grier Royal Oak. Infirmary
Street. WEDNESDAY 9 Glasgow
0 Nailan Halt Bar. Woodlands Road. Evening. Session. accordion. fiddles. flute. bodhrans and occasional songs.
0 Limited Edition Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. Evening. String band country blues.
0 Cumbernauld Folk Club Cumbernauld Theatre Bar. 8.30pm. 75p (50p).
0 Davey Steele Edinburgh Folk Club. Osbourne Hotel. York Place. 8pm. £1.50. Singer and guitar/bouzouki
SCOTLANO'S CONTEMPORARY MUSIC FESTIVAL
WITH THE SCOTTISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA
IBth-Ich September 1987,Clasgow
Thursday 17th, SNO Centre, 7.30 SCOTTISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA
Monday 14th, SNO Centre, 7.30 SCOTTISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA
Friday 18th, SNO Centre, 730 BBC SCOTTISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
Tuesday 15th, Glasgow University Concert Hall, 7.30 GEMINI:-~' .- '
Wednesday 16th, Glasgow University Chapel, 7.30 SNO CHORUS
~ ' . I ~ Saturday19th,SNOCentre,7.30 SCOTTISH NATIONAL ORCHESTRA.
‘Faultless. very cultivated. of international class.‘ I lamburger A bend/ﬂat!
Starting this September 30th
a Six Concert Series at The Queen’s Hall All Wednesdays at 7.45pm £16 unreserved Series Ticket £22 reserved Series Ticket
AND A Special ‘Supper Concert’ Series 'I‘icket at£34
A Beethoven quartet in each concert Concerts dates: Sept 30; Nov 18; Dec 16; Jan 20; Mar 9; Mar30 Subscription tickets available from: Usher Hall Box Ofﬁce.
Lothian Road, Edinburgh (03] 228 l 155): Queen‘s Hall Box Office, Newington, Edinburgh (03] 668 2019); Edinburgh Quartet.
119 Craigleith Road, Edinburgh (03] 332 8691 I
The List 21 Aug — 3 Sept 27