Highlanders home from home. Accordion/guitar in the bar.
I Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 9pm till late. Alan Hunter.
SUNDAY 18 Glasgow
I Paisley Folk Club New White House Hotel. Blackhall Street. Lonend. 8.30pm. £1.50. Triad.
I Singaround Riverside. Fox Street. off Clyde Street. 248 3144. 2—4pm. Free. Regular session.
I Parlt Bar Argyll Street. near Kelvin Park. Informal session in 1 lighlanders' pub.
I Youngs Music Club Leamington Terrace. 9.30pm. £1. Info 447 6187. Jerry Holland and the Cape Breton Fiddlers. from the Canadian Province of Nova Scotia play a driving style of traditional fiddle music which marries ancient Scots gaelic airs and dance tunes with French. Irish and American influences.
I Relugees L‘Odeon. George 1V Bridge. 8.30pm. Original. energetic songs from female singer in guitar duo.
I Folk at L‘Altache L'Attache. basement of Rutland Hotel. West End. Muckle Ado.
I Royal Oak Infirmary Street. 9pm till late. Singer and melodeon player Nancy Nicholson.
I Travelling Folk BBC Radio Scotland. 8—9.25pm. Archie Fisher and Danny Kyle present records. news and live recordings.
I Linlithgow Folk Club Black Bitch. West Port. Linlithgow. 8pm. Lorraine Jordan is the singer from Edinburgh Scots’lrish band Malin Head. She is accompanied on second guitar by Johnny Cradden.
I Session Night The Green Tree. Cowgate. Evening. Bar till lam.
I Folk At L'Attache L'Attache. basement of Rutland Hotel. West End of Princes Street. 9pm. Kingdom.
I The Refugees Negociants. Bristo Square. 9pm. Singer writes good original and contemporary sounding songs with acoustic and electric guitar backing.
I Fiddlers Arms Grassmarket. Evening. Scottish music on squeeze boxes and fiddle.
I Paisley Arts Folk Paisley Arts Centre. New Street. 887 1010. 8pm. Free. Blues and songs from her American background are part of the repertoire of Marilyn Middleton Pollock.
I Folk At L'Attache L'Attache. basement of Rutland Hotel. West End of Princes Street. 9pm. Miro are fiddle. flute. hand drums and string things with occasional
I Penlcuilt Folk Club Navaar Hotel. Bog Road. 8pm. Singers' night.
I Folk Music Nights Milnes Bar. Hanover Street. 8.30—11pm. Admission free. Songs and tunes from regulars. visiting musicians and special guests.
I 20th Century Music Club City Lights. Clyde Street. 204 3329. Singer/songwriter club. All welcome. Pass-the-hat admission. Free drinks to performers. Must be own material.
I Scotia Folk Scotia Bar. Stockwell Street. 552 8681. 8.30pm. Live acoustic music.
I Edinburgh Folk Club Osbourne Hotel.
York Place. 556 5577. 8pm. £2.50(£1.50). Guitarist of note Duck Baker. US fingerpicking virtuoso includes ragtime. jazz. blues and even some old Irish 0‘ Carolan pieces.
I Folk At L'Attache L'Attache. basement of Rutland Hotel. West End of Princes Street. 9.30pm—12.30am. Free. Ceolbeg.
THURSDAY 22 Glasgow
I Star Folk Club Glasgow Society Of Musicians. 73 Berkeley Street. beside Mitchell Theatre. 8pm. £1.50. Famous virtuoso guitar finger picker from the States Duck Batter.
I Ceilidh Dance Riverside. Fox Street. off Clyde Street. 248 3144. 9pm. £3. Now three nights a week.
I Reilibogie Edinburgh School OfArt. Lauriston place. 7.30pm. £3 (Students £2. L7 B40 free). Performed by (‘eol-Ar-A-Mach. a musicl’theatre piece based upon the trial ofthe North Berwick Witches in 1591. with a score byarch modernist John Cage.
I Folk At L‘Attache L‘Attache. basement of Rutland Hotel. West End of Princes Street 59pm. North Sea Gas.
I Green Tree Cowgate. Evening. Folk scene session. Late bar.
FRIDAY 9 Glasgow
I Midday Concert Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 1pm. Admission free by ticket. The Academy‘s Piano Department with three pianists playing three works by Bach. Ravel and Rachmaninov.
I Shell/Scottish Opera Awards Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street.332 5057. 6.30pm. Extra date: Sunday 11. Scottish Opera International Prize and John Noble Bursary semi-finals and finals concerts.
I Mozart and Salieri New Athenaeum Theatre. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.15pm. Extra date: Saturday 10. £4 (£2). The RSAMD Opera Class continue their latest production. contrasting the music of the two composers. with Rimsky Korsakov's opera. Mozart and Salieri. in the second half.
I Glasgow University Choral Society and ChamberOrchestra Bute Hall. Glasgow University. 7.30pm. Admission programmes at door. £5 (£3). Purcell‘s Fairy Queen in a performance conducted by Kenneth Elliott.
I The 0: on the Root Henry Wood Hall. Claremont Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre. Candleriggs). 8pm. £3.50 (£2). Strathclyde University Orchestra in a programme of French music. including [)anse sacree et Danse profane by Debussy. Saint-Saens Swan and Le Boeuf surle Tot! by Milhaud.
I SNO Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. Extra date: Saturday 10. Glasgow. £2.95—£12.70 (standby £2.50). British premiere of Hindemith's opera about a naughty nun. Sancta Susannah and Brahms' German Requiem. With the SNO Chorus and soloists Eirian Davies. Mary King and David Wilson-Johnson and Matthias Bamcrt conducting.
I 01 Thee I Sing King‘s Theatre. Leven Street. 229 1201. 7.30pm. Extra date: Saturday 10 (2.30pm and 7.30pm). £2—£6. European premiere of Gerswhin‘s look at life in the USA is given by Edinburgh's Southern Light Opera Company conducted by Neville Garden in a production by Anne Ballantyne.
SATURDAY 10 Glasgow
I Organ Recital Glasgow University Chapel. Free at door. 3pm. Martin Neary of Westminster Abbey plays for the Royal College of Organists— and everybody else who would like to hear this fine musician. I Mozart and Salieri New Athenaeum Theatre. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.15pm. £4(£2).
I SNO City Hall. Candleriggs. 227 5511. 7.30pm. £3.50—£12.70 (standby £2.50). See Friday 9. Edinburgh. for full description.
I 01 Thee I Sing King‘s Theatre. Leven Street. 229 1201 . 2.30pm and 7.30pm. £2—£6. See Friday 9 for full description. I Guitar Recital St Mark‘s Unitarian Church. Castle Terrace. Tickets: at door. 7.30pm. The Classical Guitar Society of Edinburgh presents Martin Placrest.
I Edinburgh Bach Society Queen‘s 1 tall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £5 (£4). Bach’s St John Passion with the Edinburgh Bach Players and Choir conducted by Philip Rossiter.
SUNDAY 11 Glasgow
I Westbourne Church Series Belhaven-Westbourne Church. Westbourne Gardens. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre. Candleriggs). 3pm. £5 (£4). More top quality chamber music from Westbourne Music and their mammoth contribution to Glasgow 1990 comes this afternoon from the FrankI/Pauk/Kirschbaum Trio playing Beethoven‘s Ghost and Trios K502 by Mozart and D929 in E flat by Schubert. I Shell/Scottish Dpera Awards Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 6.30pm. See Friday 9 for full
I City at Glasgow Pops Philharmonic City Hall. Candleriggs. 227 5511. 7.30pm. Popular music for St Patrick‘s Day as part ofseries based around tuneful themes.
I St Matthew Passion Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 5pm. £6.50/£8.50 (£4/£6). The St Matthew Singers with the Waverley Singers in annual performance under the direction of Herrick Bunney. Neil Mackie sings the Evangelist.
MONDAY 12 Edinburgh
I ECAT Contemporary Music Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 8pm. £4 (£1 ). The Nanquidno Group with their original blend of jazz. rock and driving pulse. Four players with eight hands on two keyboards.
TUESDAY 13 Glasgow
I Stakis Masterclass Guinness Room. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 2pm. Free at door. Strings masterclass with Emanuel Ilurwitz.
I ’CelIo/Plano Recital Kelvinside Hillbead Parish Church. Observatory Road. Tickets: 357 3632 (French Cultural Delegation). 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2). Glasgow-born 'cellist Richard Markson teams up with pianist Ruth Nye fora mainly French programme by Couperin. Debussy and Franck. but with Schumann and Beethoven too.
I The Telephone/The Consul Mitchell Theatre. 552 5961. 7.30pm. Extradates: Thursday 15. Saturday 17. GlasgowOpera Group in Menotti double bill.
I La Forza del Destino Playhouse Theatre. Greenside Place. top of Leith Walk. 557
JEAN -EF F LAM
BA UT, French Pianist
First Prize. 1987 International Cologne Piano Competition (West Germany)
Programme HAYDN Sonata in D, Hob XVI:24 RAVEL Miroirs
Interval CHOPIN Ballade N02 (dedicated to Schumann) SCHUMANN Kreisleriana (dedicated to Chopin)
WEDNESDAY 14 MARCH at 7.45pm
‘Ba vouzet’s effervescent recital made a profound impression. ’ The Financial Times (London)
‘Bavouzet is one ofthe most fascinating pianists of the young generation. '
Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung
‘Jean-Eﬂlam Bavouzet is a brilliantly imaginative and energetic pianist. ’
The Times (London)
QUEEN’S HALL A recital presented by the Insitut F raneais d’Eeosse
Tickets £3/£5 available from the Queen’s Hall Box Ofﬁce or at the Institut F rancais d’Ecosse (03I 225 5366) i
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