piano recital by Dagmar Bella Sturli. given as part of Edinburgh University‘s regular free lunchtime series.

I Nelson Hall Concert Nelson Hall. McDonald Road Public Library. off Leith Walk. 8pm. Free at door. Harpsichord recital by Michael Chibbett. All very


WEDNESDAY 19 Glasgow

I The Magic Flute Theatre Royal. Hope Street. 331 1234. 7.15pm. Extradatesz6 December at 7. 15pm. 10 Decemberat

2. 15pm (Glasgow) and 1 Novemberat

7. 15pm. 5 November at 7. 15pm (Edinburgh). £4.50--£13. Popular Jonathan Miller production and positively the last chance to see it. Gordon Sandison is l’apageno and Maria Bovino is Papagena. Nan Christie sings the Queen of the Night and the cast also includes Maldwyn Davies. lane Leslie MacKenzie and ()ddbjorn 'I‘ennfjord. Sungin English.

THURSDAY 20 Glasgow

I Charity Concert Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5(157. 7.30pm. £5. Jamboree for La wrenee is the title of this affectionate memorial tribute to Lawrence Glover. I lead ofthe RSAMD Piano Department between 1961 and 1988. given by his friendsand colleagues. Proceeds to Imperial Cancer Research and the Phoenix Foundation. I The Midsummer Marriage‘l‘heatre Royal. Hope Street. 331 1234. 7.15pm. Extra date: 3 November (Edinburgh). £6—£17. See Saturday 15 forfull description.

I Flora Danica Concert Hall. Glasgow liniversity'. Free at door. 1.15pm. Danish baroque trio with music for flute and contirttro by] M Leclair andJoseph Boismortier.


I Carl Nielsen String Quartet Danish Cultural Institute. 3 Doune Terrace. 225 718‘). 7pm. £3.50. Quartets by Beethoven (()p 18 No 5). Koppel (No 6) and Neilsen (()p 13 No 2) by top Danish quartet.



I Midday Concert Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 1pm. Admission free by ticket. SCO cellist William Conway is joined by pianist Peter Evans for 1)reiklerneSnicke by Webern. Schumann‘s Fantasiesrr‘ieke and. to start. Sonata in A ()p 6‘) by Beethoven.

I Scottish Early Music Consort Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 8pm. Extra date: Saturday 22. Edinburgh. £5 (£2.50). Le Roman dc Faro-cl or. in English. The .S'Iury‘of Humbug (he Tawny Ass. Riding high on its success with imaginative and exciting presentations of early music. the SEMC continues to astonish. this time with 14th century plainsong and medieval jingles— and Walter Carr as narrator.


I Organ Recital McEwan Hall. Bristo Square. Free at door. 1.10pm. Edinburgh University regular series oflunch-hour organ recitals starts today.

I 8N0 L'sher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. Extra date: Saturday22. Glasgow. £2.70—£1 l .50 (Series E discount available). Mozart and Beethoven only tonight. with the latter‘s Symphony No4 in the second half and the former‘s Overture to Don Giovanni and Piano Concerto No 26 in the first. Michael Roll is soloist and Valery Gergiev conducts.

I Don Carlos Portobello Town Hall. Tickets: 228 l 155 (Usher Hall) or A &.1 Murray. Newsagents. Portobello.

7.30pm. £4 (£2). Yet anotherstunning production from the Scottish Opera Go Round stable. See panel.

I Fortepiano Music for Four Hands St Cecilia's Hall. Cowgate. Tickets: 6682019 (Queen's Hall) or 2281155(UsherHall). 7.45pm. Works by Mozart and Beethoven performed by Lorna Fulford and Marcia Hadjimarkos on a fortepiano by Christopher Clark. a copy ofa Viennese piano built by Anton Walter around 1790. I Evening of Musical Entertainment St Mary‘s Cathedral. Palmerston Place. Tickets: 220 2227 (St Mary's Cathedral Workshop). 7.30pm. £3 (£2). Fundraising concert for St Mary's Cathedral Workshop with rather surprising artists for such a gracious building. Anyway. be entertained by the combined regimental bands of the Royal Highland Fusiliers and The Gordon Highlanders. the Kevock Choir and Quartz Rhythm. a 4-piecc close harmony vocal group. Singer Mary Cameron makes a special guest appearance. Programme includes pop classics like the Grand March from Aida. [faster Hymn the Nuns" ( Warm and Finlandra.

SATURDAY 22 Glasgow

I Die Fledennaus Theatre Royal. Hope Street. 331 1234. 2. 15pm and 7. 15pm. Extra dates: all 7. 15pm -- 7 and8 December (Glasgow) plus 2 and 4 November(Edinburgh). £3—£l3. See Tuesday 18 for full description.

I 8N0 City Hall. Candleriggs. 227 551 1. 7.30pm. £2.50—£l l .50 (Series E discount available). See Friday 21 . Edinburgh. for full description.


I Scottish Early Music Consort Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 201‘). 7.45pm. £4.50/£6 (£2.50). See Friday 21 . Glasgow. for full description.

SUNDAY 23 Glasgow

I Flora Danica Concert Hall. Glasgow University. Free at door. 1.15pm. Danish baroque trio with music for flute and continuo by J M Leclair and Joseph Boismortier.

TUESDAY 25 Glasgow

I Strathclyde University Duanets Hutcheson's Hall. 158 lngram Street. Free at door. 1.15pm—2pm. Mozart quartets for flute/oboe and strings. Tea. coffee and sandwiches front 12.45pm.

I Glasgow Harpsichord Society McLellan Galleries. Sauchiehall Street. Further information: 882 6127 (Janetta Gould). 7.30pm. Non-members £2. Dr Kenneth Elliott gives a bi-centenary review ofCPE Bach.


I Lunchtime Concert Reid Concert Hall. Bristo Square. Free at door. 1.10pm. The Nettle-Markham Piano Duo perform as part of Edinburgh University‘s Tuesday lunchtime series of free concerts.

I Piano Recital Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 201‘). 7.45pm. £5

(£3.50/£l .50). Antony Peebles plays popular works by Schubert. Brahms. Chopin and Liszt in aid of Friends ofthe Royal Hospital for Sick Children.

WEDNESDAY 26 Glasgow

I Paisley Chamber Choir Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 7.30pm. Extra date: Friday 28. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. Glasgow. £2.50 (£1 .50). High standard amateur choir conducted by Simon Crookall. having a break from his more usual role as Front ofHouse

Manager at the RSAMD. Programme includes Britten‘s Hymn to St Cecilia. partsongs by Elgar. Scots songs by Cedric Thorpe Davie. madrigals and close harmony arrangements.


I Pearl Drum Concert/Clinic Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 201‘). 7.30pm. Seems like specialist stuff. but Murray Seaton (667 3844) can no doubt enlighten all those interested.

THURSDAY 27 Glasgow

I Piano Recital Concert Hall. Glasgow l'niversity'. Free at door. 1.15pm. Anda Anastasescu in a programme which includes the Prelude. choral et fugue by Cesar Franck.

FRIDAY 14 Glasgow

I Christy Moore l’ay ilion ’l’heatrc. Renficld Street. 8pm. £5. £4. The high profile li‘ish troubador. Contemporary socio-politres and traditional song. From l’lanxty to Moving Hearts. See panel.

I Hamish Moore and Dick Lee/Banjo Cocktail ( ilasgow Arts Centre. Washington Street. 221 4526. 7.30pm. £3 1 .50). Scottish pipes ofall sizes induct w ith sax. clai incts. recorders etc. that's Hamish and Dick‘s game; ()Id 1 lickon was the for mcr‘ name of the Cocktail and they play bluegrass and country.

I Fiddlers Rally Concert l tall. Motlterwell ('iy icCentrc. 8pm. £2.50. Motheryyell MllSlc l'ic‘St event.

I Rowantree Folk Club Royyarttree Inn. By l'ddingston Cross. l'ddingston.

‘) 11.45pm. £1. ()ld coaching Inn. lnforrnal. Singers and players welcome. I Peelie Wallies ( )v erdraught Bar. 128 Broomiclayv livcning. (iangof tunesmitlrs.

I Peat Diggers Scott‘s Corner. Derby Street. 334 4801, 12y ening.

I Ceilidh Dance Rty ersidc. l‘ox Street . oft Clyde Street. 248 3144. 10pm. £3.


I Robin Williamson l’leasance Theatre. The l’lcasance. 8pm. Return of Edinburgh's musical traveller. He used to live there. in the Dumbiedy kes. back in the I‘)60s. w hen people made their ow n amusements. and listened to his Incredible String Band. Songs. tales. harp ltltlslc and diversions on other


I Awatinas Assembly Rooms. George Street. 8pm. Tickets from Virgin. or Assembly Rooms. Bolivian traditional instruments and song.

I Joe Louis Walker. Big Joe Duskin Queens Hall. Clerk Street. 8.30pm. £5. Blues front the CSA. Sec jazz. panel.

I Grand Ceilidh Dance Town 1 tall. l’enicuik. 8pm midnight. Tickets. including supper £3 (£2) under 16‘s 50p. With The Foundry Bar Band. the famous Taysidc group. Penicuik Folk Festival. See panel.

I Simpson Ferric/Brian Mulligan Shore Bar. The Shore. letth. l‘ycning. Violin and guitar. cabaret.

I Junction Bar West l’rcston Stret . ‘)pm. Live music.

I Larry and Friends Meadow s Bar. Buccleuglr St. 667 36w). ltycning. Guitar based folksy blttes and svy mg.

I North Sea Gas Platform l.Rutland Street Evening Resident ptrb tolk band. I Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 557 2‘176. l-‘yening till 1,30am. late bar with informal songs and music.

I Muckle Ado Scotch And Rye. 50( icorgc l\‘Brrdgc.2251681.1-vcning.

SATURDAY 15 Glasgow

I Big Joe Duskin/Dave Peabody l’aisley .-\rtsCentte. New Strcct.8871010.8pm. Songs and Boogie and blues piano from America‘s Big .loc and Brit l’cabody 's guitar. Great hit at lzdirrburglr‘s l~olk liestiyal. See .la/l Panel and Sunday 16th.

I FOlk Band lilacklt'iar \. Bell Street. Merchant City. 552 5024, Afternoon. Instrumental session.

I Kells Scott's Corner. Derby Street. 334 48‘”. layentng. Saturday residency.

lrtsh Scots singalong band. l’opular.

I lain Bruce()yerdratrgltt Bar. 128 Broomielaw livcnitrg.

I Ceilidh Dance Riverside. l‘o\ Street. off Clyde Street. 248 3144. lllpttl. £3. l.;lte



I Christy Moore Playhouse 1 ltcalrc. (ireenside Place. 557 25‘)“. 8pm. £5. £4. The leading lrislt popular folk singer. See (ilasgoyy 14th.

I HUMSABenetitCeilidh DanceCollegeUl Art Student l'nion. 8pm £2 (£1 1. They say Folk and l'unk till 10.30pm arid their the dance. .-\t the last count. the w rld folkists Rita lead a considerable bunch of individual singers player‘s before the dance band. All money tosackedSouth African miner's.

I The Singing Kettle Lady yyoodl cisurc Centre. 2 4pm. Adults £ 1 .75. children

£ 1 .25. Artie and Cilla in their incomparable show for kids. PenicuikFolk Festival. See panel.

I Grand Come All Ye Nay aar l lotlse l lotcl. 12.30 5pm. 50p. Singers. lnstrtlmentalists. Story Tellers. Craft Stalls. Records. in the streets the ( ilasgow (iuisarts and ( 'lydeside Sword Rapper. Penicuik Folk Festival. See pattcl.

I Dougie McLean/Stravaig/Jim Reid with the Foundry Bar Band Nay aar l louse l lotcl, ".30 11.30pm. £3 (£2). .‘ylain concertol tltc weekc nd. Penicuik Folk Festival. See


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