Glasgow. for full description.

I Nelson Hall Concert Nelson Hall. McDonald Road Public Library. Free at door. 8pm. Elizabeth Harley. contralto. and Malcolm Martineau. an Edinburgh born pianist now meeting with great success in London. give a varied programme in this series for everyone in the community.

WEDNESDAY 16 Glasgow

I Cosi tan Tutte Theatre Royal. I lope Street. 331 1234. 7.15pm. Extradatcz22 June (Edinburgh). £3—£2l. See Thurs 11) (Edinburgh ) for full description.

I RSAMD Orchestra Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. I00 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. Extra date: Fri 18. £5 (£2.50). Sir Alexander (iibson is guest conductor for the RSAMD Orchestra's first public performance in their new concert hall. opened by the Queen Mother on 9 March. ()ther guests are Thomas'I‘rotter(organ) and Robert Cohen (cello). Works by Iain Hamilton. l’oulenc. 'I‘chaikovsky. Sibelius.


I Flute/Harpsichord Recital St Cecilia's Ilall. Cowgatc. Tickets and further information: 226 3173 ( Italian Institute). 7.30pm. (iiulio (iianrielli-\'iscardi and Maria Cecilia Farina perform music by Couperin. Bach. Vivaldi. Mozart and Boccherini as part of their Italian Institute

Singers wrth conductor Herrick Bunney. Fine line-up ofsoloists includes Neil Mackie as the evangelist. Peter Harvey as Christus. Elaine Barry. Jean Rigby. Mark Tucker and John Hancorn.

I Fiddlers Concert Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. Edinburgh Ilighland Reel and Strathspey Society.



I Scottish Early Music Consort Henry Wood Hall. Claremont Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre). 8pm. £5 (£1.50). A Monteverdi programme featuring his Vespro della Beata Vergine of 1610. First performance in Scotland on original instruments. Last concert this


I Friends 01 Scottish Opera Queen‘s i lall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 3pm. Tickets: at door. £2 (£1 .50). A Mozart workshop with Nicholas Till and students from the RSAMD opera course.

I ECAT Queen‘s Ilall. Clerk Street.668 2019. 8pm. £4 (£3 £1 ). Simon Bainbridgc concert with lots of music by Simon Bainbridge and the man himselfdirecting. New ECAT commission by Martin Dalby to finish.

MONDAY 14 Glasgow

I Alexander Nevsky Glasgow Film Theatre. 12 Rose Street. 3326535. 7.30pm. Extra date: Tue 15. Edinburgh. £3.50. Friends of the SN() get intothe Russian theme of this year‘s programme with a showing ofthe film of Prokofiev‘s opera. Price includes pre-showing reception.

I John Currie Singers Henry wood 1 Iall. Claremont Street. Tickets: 227 5511. 7.30pm. £4.50 (£3.50). Terry Edwards conducts Bach‘s Mass in B minor.


I Edinburgh Secondary Schools Concert Band Queen's Ilall. Clerk Street.668 2019. 7.30pm. £1 (50p). Selection of well known works for concert band.

TUESDAY 15 Glasgow

I Eugene Dnegin Theatre Royal. Hope Street. 331 1234. 7.15pm. Extradates: Thurs 17. Sat 19. £3—£2l. See Tue 8and panel for full description.

I Glasgow Harpsichord Society Hutcheson‘s Ilall. Ingram Street. 7.30pm. £2.50/£1.50. Harpsichord recital by Noel ()‘Regan.


I Alexander Nevsky Filmhouse. Lothian Road. 228 2688. 7.30pm. £4. See Mon 14.

Annual performance by The St Matthew I l

Scottish tour.

I The Menagerie Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £8 £10 (£3). A concert entertainment with a theme of— don't say you've guessed it animals. Includes music by. among others. Rimsky Korsakov. Britten. Schubert. Saint-Saens. Visiting performers are Nicholas Daniels (oboe). Julius Drake (maybe birds come into it too'.’). Penelope Walker(soprano) and Bruce Morrison (narrator).



I Eugene Dnegin Theatre Royal. Hope Street. 331 1234. 7. 15pm. Extra date: Sat 19. £3—£21. See Tue 8 and panel forfull description.


I 3C0 Queen's I lall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £3—£8.80 (£2"£3). Sir Peter Maxwell Davies conducts his Violin Concerto. premiered at last year's St Magnus Festival. and the popular ()rkney Wedding with Sunrise. Also. Mozart's ()vertu re to The Marriage of Figaro and Jupiter Symphony. Soloist is Ernst Kovacic.

I Music Exhibition - Living Composers in Edinburgh Music Library. (ieorge IV

Bridge. Until 26 March. Leon Coates— manuscripts. photographs and reviews.

Pro Arte Recitals in March

Sunday 20th SNO Centre. Glasgow. 3pm Tuesday 22nd Reid Hall. Edinburgh. 7.30pm

young black American: NINA KENNEDY piano Bach (Jesu Joy ofMan 's Desiring). Beethoven, Chopin, Ulysses Kay, John Work. Rachmaninov

Monday 28th SNO Centre. Glasgow, 7.30pm Tuesday 29th Queen’s Hall. Edinburgh, 7.30pm.

first prizewinner. Aeolian Cdmp: SAMUEL BARTOS piano Mozart, Beethoven. Stravinsky, Chopin (Etudes, Nocturnes)

Tickets: £3.50; £1.95 from QHBO (031 668 2019) or L Ambassador Classics (041 334 6908)

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I Caliche Tron Theatre. Parnie Street. 552 4267. 10.30pm. £3 (£2x£l ). Five Chilean exiles play the music ofCentral South America (see panel).

I Steam Jenny Scotts Corner. Derby Street. 334 4891. Song and guitar trio. I Ceilidh/Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. 9.30pm. £2.50. Bartill late.

I Nailan Tolbooth Bar. Glasgow Cross. 5524149. Evening. Fiddle and acetirdion.


I North Sea Gas Platform 1.Rutland Street. Evening. Resident mandolins. guitars and well worn songs.

I Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Eveningtill 1.30am. Late barwith informal songs and music.

I Kevin Tail Kitty ()‘Sheas. 50 (icorge IV Bridge. 225 1681. Evening.



I Bert Jansch and Rod Clemelll8(ilasgow Arts Centre. Washington Street. 8pm. £2.50(£1). Bar. (iuitarwiz from I’entangle. See panel.

I Nailan Blackfriars. Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5924. Afternoon. Instrumental session.

I Red Neck Mother Tolbooth Bar. (ilasgow Cross. 552 4149. Evening. Ceilidh/Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 2483144. 10pm. £2.50. Bar till late.

I kells Scott‘s Corner. Derby Street. 334 4891. Evening. Permanent Saturday residency for cheerful Irish Scots entertainers.


I Dccasionals Ceilidh Dance St Bride‘s Centre. ()rwell Terrace. Dalry Road. llaymarket. 8pm. £3. Bar. Tickets from Virgin. Canongatc Folk Shop. Blackfriars Street. Top rate. regular monthly dance night with accordionist Freeland Barbour and the boys.

I Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2976. Eveningtill 1.30am. Late bar. folk basement.

I Kevin Tait Burke And Hare. West Port. Evening. Pub folk artist.

I Denny Swanson Kitty ()‘Sheas. 50 (ieorge IV Bridge. 225 1681. Evening.



I Joolt StreetJug Black Bull Hotel Folk Club. Black Bull Hotel. Milngavie. Music starts 8.30pm. 20s' and 30s‘ songs. boogie. skiffle and fun from characterful trio.

I Session with Pat McNulty Riverside Club Fox Street. 2483144. From 1pm. Free. All welcome. Pat plays the Irish pipes.

I Park Bar Argyle Street. nr Kelvin Park. Evening. Session. At least adozen instruments.

I Buddies Wintersgills. Great Western Road. Evening. Old time American songs and fiddle tunes.

I Schlehallion Scott's Corner. Derby Street. Evening. 334 4891.


I Andy Munro and Friends Glenelg Sessions. Youngs Hotel. Leamington Terrace. 9pm--12midnight. Free. Inimitable songs and drolleries; fiddle. bass and guitar.

I Seannachie Green Tree. Cowgatc. Evening. Scottish songs and instrumentals from resident band.

I Jim Knight/Colin homage/Robin Laing Ensign Ewart. Lawnmarket. Evening. Three singer guitarists entertain.

I North Sea Gas Rutland Hotel. Rutland Street. 229 3042. 9pm. Singalong.

I Portobello Ceilidh Band. Maxies Bistro. Nicolson Street. 667 0845. Evening.



I Peely Wallys Tolbooth Bar. (ilasgow Cross. 552 4149. Evening.

I Irish Session Stage Door Bar. (iorbals Street. 4290922. Evening.


I Nobody's Business Bannermans Bar. Cowgatc. Evening. Swingblues.

I Miro The (ireen Tree. Cowgatc. Evening. Bar till lam. Instrumental thrash.

I Happy Daze Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street. 2256843. Evening. I’ubguitarfolk duo.

I Shore BarThe Shore. Leith. 5535080. Evening. Live music.

I Fiddlers Arms (irassmarket. Evening. Scottish music session. Bar closes at 11pm I Gill Hewitt Royal ()ak. lnfirrnary Street. 557 2976. Evening. Song session with (iill on the banjo.

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I Ken Caird Tolbooth Bar. (ilasgow Cross. 552 4149. Evening. Songs from the left.


I Bert Jansch and Rod Clements Penicuik Folk Club. Navaar I lotcl. Penicuik. 8pm. Acoustic guitar hero of the 60s and founder of I’entangle. See panel.

I Northumbrian Pipes Kitty O'Sheas. St) (ieorge IV Bridge. 225 1681. Evening. (iraham Dixon and friends.

I Colin Ramage and Wally Allen Coppers. ('ockburn Street. 225 1441. Evening. Singer guitarists.

I Mirua Ensign Ewart. Lawnmarket. top ofthe High Street. Evening. Acoustic ccltic music.

I Barrie Band Bannermans Bar. Cowgatc. 556 3254. Evening. The Barrie Band. Tunes from fiddle and flute.

I Blue Blazer Bread Street. Evening. (iuitarist singers. Jim Knight. (iraham Mc(iirk. Sheila McWhirter and Alan Johnston.

I Kenny Grier Royal Oak. lnfirrnary Street. 557 2976. (iuitarist singer. Late bar.

I Kevin Tait Kitty ()‘Shcas. (ieorge 1V Bridge. Evening.


I llonest Sam And The Dealers Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. 9pm. £2. Bar till late. Country night.

I Nailan Halt Bar. \N'oodlands Road. 332 1210. Evening. Instrumental folk music leans heavily to the Irish.

I Ian Bruce Tolbooth Bar. (ilasgow Cross. 5524149. Evening.


I Bert Jansch and Rod Clements Edinburgh Folk Club. ()sbourne Hotel. York Place. 8pm. £2.30 (£1 .50). (iuitar heroofthe sixties in new musical partnership. See panel

I Trilogy Bannermans Bar. Cowgatc. 556 3254. Evening. Ex Seannachie members in new line up.

I Shore BarThe Shore. Leith. Evening. Acoustic music. fiddle. Concertina. guitar, piano. accordion in various combinations. I Happy Daze Malt Shovel. Cockburn Street, 225 6843. Evening.

I Muckle Ado Kitty O‘Sheas. 50 George IV Bridge. 225 1681. Evening.