lngram Street. Tickets: at door. 1.15pm—2pm. £1.25. John Scott. baritone, and David Hunter, piano.

I Stains Masterclass Guinness Room, RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. 2pm. Free at door. Alexander Baillie gives some insights into playing the ‘cello. I Music at the Burrell Burrell Collection. Pollok Park. 6497151. 7.30pm. £6.50 (£5.50). Soprano Marilyn Rees joins up with pianist Malcolm Martineau for a programme of songs and operatic arias by Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, Stravinsky and Puccini to complement the Burrell‘s current exhibition, Hanging Gardens of Central Asia.

I Mainly Mozart Festival Kilmardinny House, 50 Kilmardinny Avenue, 943 0312. 7.30pm. £2.50 (£1 .50). The A La Carte Singers present a Viennese evening. I European Community Youth Orchestra City Hall. Candleriggs, 227 5511.7.30pm. £5—£12.50(£3). Top young musicians from the 12 members of the Community in a challenging programme of Elliott Carter‘s Concerto for Orchestra, Brahms‘ Double Concerto soloists Salvatore Accardo and Mario Brunello - and Prokofiev‘s Romeo and Juliet Suite. Matthias Bamert conducts.


I Lunchtime Concert Reid Concert Hall, Bristo Square. Free at door. 1.10pm. Concert by pupils of St Mary‘s Music School.

WEDNESDAY 25 Glasgow

I 880 $80 Concert Hall, BBC, Queen Margaret Drive. Tickets: Room 209, BBC. Further info: 330 2353. 1pm. Free. Dvorak‘s 8th Symphony conducted by Alexander Rahbari for future broadcast. I Glasgow Phoenix Choir City Hall, Candleriggs, 227 5511. 7.30pm. Extra dates: Thursday 26, Friday 27. £2.50. Spring Concert conducted by Peter S. Shand.

I Salome Theatre Royal, Hope Street, 331 1234 or 332 9000. 8pm. Extra dates: Saturday 28 April, Friday 11 May, Thursday 24 May. Tuesday 29 May (Glasgow); Thursday 28 June (Edinburgh). Co-production with Welsh National Opera and French theatre director Andre Engel making his opera debut. The French theme continues with sets by Nick Rieti, costumes by Elizabeth Neumuller and lighting by Andre Diot. John Mauceri conducts. See Music Preview.

THURSDAY 26 Glasgow

I Student Recital Concert Hall, Glasgow University. Free at door. 1.15pm. A short workshop of student compositions.

I RSAMD Visiting Composer's Concert Guinness Room, RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. 7.30pm. Admission free by ticket. A concert arranged and directed by Judith Weir, the Guinness Composer in Residence at the Academy.

I Glasgow Phoenix Choir City Hall. Candleriggs. 227 5511. 7.30pm. Extra date: Friday 27. £2.50. See Wednesday 25. I Mainly Mozart Festival Bearsden North Church, Bearsden Cross. Tickets: 943 0312 (Bearsden and Milngavie Arts Guild). 7.45pm. £3.50 (£2.50) - including buffet; £2 (£1)— concert only. Mozart‘s church music for organ and strings.


I Lunchtime Concert Reid Concert Hall, Bristo Square. 1.10pm. Free at door. Cello and piano recital by Mark Bailey and Isobel Anderson with works by Kenneth Leighton and Cesar Franck.

I Edinburgh Telephone Choir Churchhill Theatre, Morningside. 7.30pm. Extra dates: Friday 27 and Saturday 28.

FRIDAY 27 Glasgow

I Midday Concert Stevenson Hall, RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. 1pm. Admission free by ticket. Piano recital by Philip Jenkins, who plays works by Mozart, Schumann, Britten and William Alwyn.

I Beethoven Piano Sonatas Stevenson Hall, RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. £5 (£2.50). Extra date: Tuesday 1. Edinburgh. £5 (£2.50). Gusztav Fenyo continues the cycle with the Moonlight, Op 14 No 2, Op 27 No 1— Quasi una fantasia and the

Hammerkla vier.

I Music in Architecture Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons, 242 St Vincent Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre, Candleriggs). 7.30pm. £12.50 (incl supper). Soothing Gaieries and Ingenious Talents performed by Music is Pleasure with their director Joan Busby.

I Glasgow University Music Club Concert Hall, Glasgow University. 7.30pm. Baroque concert.

I Glasgow Phoenix Choir City Hall. Candleriggs, 227 5511. 7.30pm. £2.50. See Wednesday 25.

I Mainly Mozart Festival Kilmardinny House, 50 Kilmardinny Avenue , 943 0312. 7.45pm. £3 (£1.50). Wind Octet from the RSAMD are the guests of Kilmardinny Music Circle playing works by Mozart and Dvorak undertheir director Edgar Williams.

I Edinburgh Quartet Hutchesons‘ Hall. Ingram Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre, Candleriggs). 8pm. £4.50 (£3). Mozart‘s Hunt, Thomas Wilson's Quartet No4and No 1 in D,Op llby Tchaikovsky.


I Edinburgh telephone Choir Churchhill Theatre, Morningside. Extra date: Saturday 28. See also Thursday 26.

SATURDAY 28 , Glasgow

I Soundstrata and Paradise Mislald Hutchesons‘ Hall, Ingram Street. 12.45pm. Improvisations, Mandala by Glasgow composer Janet Beat and Berio‘s Sequenza III.

I Mainly Mozart Festival St Andrew‘s College. Tickets: 943 0312 (Bearsden and Milngavie Arts Guild). 7.30pm. £3 (£1.50). Westerton Male Voice Choir and Dunbartonshire Concert Band with guest artists Mary Sandeman and narrator Frank Forbes.

I Salome Theatre Royal, Hope Street. 331 1234 or 332 9000. 8pm. See Wednesday 25 for full description.


I Scottish Chamber Choir St Mary‘s Cathedral. Palmerston Place. Tickets: 668

Saturday, 5th May, 1990 6 0m “0”” W10” Usher Hall



Scottish Chamber Orchestra Cmductor : CHRISTOPHER BELL


Tickets £6 - £12 from Usher Hall Boot Office, Lothian Road, Edinburgh (031 228 1155/6)


The SCO is adding something special to Glasgow’s year as

City of Culture:

An extra 3 months and 26 days.

()ne of the high notes ofGlasgow in 1990 will be the appearance on the concert hall stage of the Scottish Chamber Orchestra. And, from October 11th. it is a high note which will be beautifully sustained right through until April 26th 1991. Every new SCO season in Glasgow or Edinburgh offers the same rich and prolonged promise. And our 9()/9l season delivers it with some exciting new variations on our established theme of musical excellence.

Listen to the names. Listen to the music. In the new season, our world-acclaimed orchestra and its inspired conductorJukka-Pekka Saraste. will be joined by a string of guest soloists and conductors of international renown.

Highlights include guitar virtuosojulian Bream performing Rodrigo‘s ‘(Ioncierto de Aranjuez‘ . . . A

Brandenburg Bonanza with George

Malcolm . . . Vivaldi‘s ‘The Four Seasons‘ . . . Beethoven‘s mighty (Ihoral Symphony with Jukka-Pekka Saraste . . . Mozart‘s Requiem . . .

Pleasure beyond price. Subscribing to a series of concerts not only saves you money on individual concert prices it can also save you the best seats for each performance.

Bring it all nearer. ()ur new season highlights‘ leaflet unfolds all the delights that await you in Glasgow and Edinburgh. And it‘s out now.

For your free copy write to us, S(I() Freepost no stamp needed at 4 Royal Terrace, Edinburgh 15H" ()l.Q or telephone on (051 ) 557 6802. ()r pick up a copy from the Ticket (Ientre.

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