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Haydn. featuring trumpeter John Wallace and conducted by the orchestra’s Associate Conductor. Christopher Bell.
I Afternoon Tea Concert Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 3pm. £3.50. Take tea with mezzo Frances McCafferty in the last of this Wednesday afternoon series.
I Edinburgh Quartet St Bernard‘s Church. Saxe Coburg Street. Stockbridge. Tickets: 668 2019 (Queen‘s Hall Box Office) or 332 8691 (E0). 7.45pm. £6 (£2). Last ofthe Quartet‘s current series opens with Mozart‘s Dissonance. goes on to Schumann‘s A major Op 41 No 3 and comes to an end with Beethoven‘s Op 130 in B ﬂat.
THURSDAY 29 Glasgow
I Merchants Music Merchants' Hall. 7 West George Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre). 12.45pm. £2 (£1.50). This very popular series, one of the great success stories of Glasgow 1990. continues with the guitar duo ofThomas Hand and Richard Dupre playing Sor. Satie. Edward McGuire. Granados and Machado.
I 8N0 City Hall. Candleriggs, 227 5511. 7.30pm. Extra dates: Friday 30, Edinburgh and Saturday 31 . Glasgow. £3.50—£12.70 (standby £2.50). Beethoven‘s Eroica and Dvorak‘s ‘Cello Concerto (soloist Mischa Maisky) conducted by James Loughran.
I Lunchtime Concert Gallery of Modern Art. Belford Road. Tickets: atdoor. 1.15pm. £2 (children free). Last concert in lunchtime series presented in association with Edinburgh Competition Festival. Elizabeth Mucha plays works by Mozart, Chopin and Liszt.
FRIDAY 30 Edinburgh
I 8N0 Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. Extra date: Saturday 31 . Glasgow. £2.95—£12.70 (standby £2.50). See Thursday 29. Glasgow for full description.
SATURDAY 31 Glasgow
I RSAMD Junior Dept Concert Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. Extra date: Sunday 1.£4 (£2). Sir Alexander Gibson is conductor of this special 25th anniversary concert which includes the first performance ofa commission by Edward McGuire entitled Scottish Dances. Malcolm Arnold‘s Anniversary Overture and Saint-Saens Organ Symphony. Hugh Seenan is soloist in Mozart‘s Horn Concerto No4.
I 8N0 City Hall. Candleriggs.2275511. 7.30pm. £3.50—£12.70 (standby £2.50). See Thursday 29 for full description.
I Indian Classical Music George Square Theatre. George Square. Tickets: Kalpna Restaurant. St Patrick‘s Square and
Virgin Records. Princes Street. 7.30pm. £5. Edinburgh Indian Association presents Ustad Alla Rakha. Ustad Zakir Hussain and Ustad Sultan Khan in a fascinating evening transporting Western audiences to a totally different musical world.
I Scottish Early Music Consort Queen's Hall, Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £5/£6.50 (£3). The original 13th century version of Carmina Burana, the celebrated songs of the Benedictine Abbey at Beuren.
I Westbourne Church Series Belhaven-Westbourne Church, Westbourne Gardens. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre. Candleriggs). 3pm. £5 (£4). The Stamic Quartet of Prague are today‘s guests with string quartets by Janacek (No 1). Smetana (No 2) and Dvorak, TheAmerican.
I RSAMD Junior Dept Concert Stevenson Hall, RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. 7.30pm. £4 (£2). See Saturday 31 for full description.
I Good Shepherd Chorus Henry Wood Hall, Claremont Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre. Candleriggs). 8pm. £5 (£3.50). Elgar‘s King Olafwith Christopher Seaman conducting this polished choir and orchestra. Soloists are Una Barry. John Treleaven and Peter Morrison and all proceeds go to charity.
I John Currie Singers Stevenson Hall. RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. 8pm. £6 (£4). Yet another season comes to a close this issue. The JCS make their ﬁnale with Franck‘s Mass f0r3 Voices and Charpentier‘s Te Deum. Butwe‘re promised it won‘t be long until they‘re back with music from European culture centres Athens. Glasgow and Florence.
TUESDAY 3 Glasgow
I Tursndot Kings Theatre. Bath Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre, Candleriggs). 7.15pmpm. Extra dates: Wednesday 4, Thursday 5. Friday 6, Saturday 7 (2.15pm and 7.15pm). £3—£5 (conc available). Glasgow Grand Opera with Puccini‘s last opera. written in 1926 and set in Ancient China. Professional soloists and orchestra with amateur chorus. all under the direction ofGraham Dickie and lnnes Wilson.
WEDNESDAY 4 Glasgow
I Turendot Kings Theatre. Bath Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre, Candleriggs). 7.15pm. Extra dates: Thursday 5. Friday 6. Saturday 7 (2. 15pm and 7.15pm). £3—£5 (conc available). See Tuesday 3 for full description.
THURSDAY 5 Glasgow
I Merchants Music Merchants' Hall. 7 West George Street. Tickets: 227 5511. 12.45pm. £2 (£1). The Scottish Piano Quartet play Mozart‘s G minor Quartet K478 and Dvorak‘s Op 47.
I Turantlot Kings Theatre. Bath Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre. Candleriggs). 7.15pm. Extra dates: Friday 6. Saturday 7 (2.15pm and 7.15pm).£3—£5 (conc available). See Tuesday 3 for full description.
I Julian Lloyd Webber Stevenson Hall. RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. £10 (£7.50). Internationally acclaimed 'cellist. JLW comes to Glasgow with a programme of Bach, Debussy, Fauré. Delius and Rachmaninov.
40 The List 23 March — 5 April 1990