Concert by students of Edinburgh University‘s Faculty of Music.


I Maytest. See separate Listings.

I Winter Gardens Prom Winter Gardens. People‘s Palace. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre. Candlcriggs). 7.30pm. £3.50 (£2). Fanfares and marches. Scottish. English and French folksongs and Negro spirituals in a musical jamboree given by Strathclyde University music groups.


I Afternoon Tea Concert Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 3pm. £3.50. Entertainment. with tea and scones. from Judy Slater (soprano) and Anna Florin (piano).

THURSDAY 9 Glasgow

I Mayiest. See separate Listings.

I Merchants Music Merchants‘ Hall. 7 West George Street. Tickets: 2275511 (Ticket Centre. (‘andleriggs). 12.45pm. £2.50 (£2). The Silver Duo— celloand piano play G minor sonatas by Ries and Beethoven.

I Lunchtime Concert Concert Hall. Glasgow University. 1 . 15pm. Free at door. Student performance recital.

I The Barber of Seville Theatre Royal. Hope Street. 3329000. 7.15pm. Extra dates: 17. 25 May (Glasgow); 26. 28June (Edinburgh). £3-£30. See Saturday-l.

I BBC 880 Studio One. BBC. Queen Margaret Drive. Tickets: Room 209. BBC. Queen Margaret Drive (send sac). 7.30pm. Free. Recording for future transmission of Rossini's overture to The Barber of Seville. E1gar‘2 Sea Pictures with Frances McCafferty as soloist. and Mendelssohn‘s Reformation Symphony.

| Christopher Bellconducts.

' FRIDAY 10 i

. concert to launch the Beethoven Fund for

' Beethoven programme of ()p 121. ()p 70

between the choral works. The BBC SSO

John Kitchen.

; IPiano Circus Queen'sllall. Clerk Street. f 668 2019. 7.45pm. £(i.5()(£5.50).

i Six-piano group specialising in American


I Maytest. See separate Listings.

I Midday Concert Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 3325057. 1pm. Admission free by ticket. Lunchtime slot given over today to the Brass and Percussion Depts of the RSAMD who play Howarth's arrangement of Pictures at an Exhibition and Dansesfantastiques by Tjehnavorian.

SATURDAY 11 3 Glasgow

I Mayfest. See separate Listings.

I Beethoven Piano Trio Recital Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street.332 5057. 7.30pm. £10 (inc wine). Inaugural

DeafChildrcn in Scotland has art all

No l. The Ghost and ()p 97. The Archduke. :


I Edinburgh Royal Choral Union Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1 155. 7.30pm. £(»-£ l 2. Beethoven's Choral Fantasia and Mozart‘s Requiem in final ERCU concert this season. with David Home as soloist in Beethoven‘s first piano concerto falling in

is the orchestra. Christopher Bell

! conducts and there's a fine line-up of

. and Frances McCafferty. I Edinburgh University Singers Reid

| soloists including Scots Donald Maxwell l

Concert Hall. Bristo Square. 7.45pm. Mozart's Mass in C minor conducted by


minimalist school and contemporary British parallels. Appeal for jazz. rock and straight classical music fans.


1 Glasgow f I Maytest. See separate Listings.

I Student Competition Stevenson Hall.

RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057.

10am. Free. A Ramsay Calder Debussy Prize for chamber music.

i I Student Competition Guinness Room.

RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. 11am. Free. Ye Cronies Opera Award Competition.


; Glasgow ; I Mayfest. See separate Listings.

I Lunchtime Concert Hutchesons‘ Hall. 2 John Street. Tickets: at door. 1.15pm-2pm. £1.25. Music for cello and piano played by Philip Norris and Lynda Green. including Norris‘ own Suite. the Sonata in 8 minor by Borodin and Variations from The Magic Flute.


I Lunchtime Concert Reid Concert Hall. Bristo Square. 1.10pm. Free at door. Edinburgh University Chamber Choir with conductor Nicholas Jones in Music for Springtime.


I Maytest. See separate Listings.

I Afternoon Tea Concert Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 3pm. £3.50. Allan Schiller in Three by Five, an afternoon recital of three this and that, eg waltzes. impromptus. tone poems. by an assortment offive composers from Schubert to Albeniz.

I An Evening with Beethoven Royal Scottish Academy. The Mound. Ticket: 332 2875. 7.30pm. £10. Three piano trios in aid of the Beethoven Fund for Deaf Children.



I Maytest. See separate Listings.

I Merchants Music Merchants‘ Hall. 7 West George Street. Tickets: 227 5511 (Ticket Centre. Candlcriggs). 12.45pm. £2.50 (£2). A solo piano recital from Philip Jenkins, whose choice is Mozart‘s Sonata K332 and La Lugubre Gondola II by Liszt.

I Lunchtime Concert University Chapel. Glasgow University. 1.15pm. Free at door. The RSAMD String Ensemble directed by James Durrant plays works by Handel. Lutoslawski. Malcolm Arnold— 70 this year - and CPE Bach.

I Regina Theatre Royal. Hope Street. 332 9000. 7.15pm. Extra dates: 18, 21.23 May. £3—£30. European premiere of American Marc Blitzstcin‘s 1949 opera based on Lillian Hellman‘s play The Little Foxes. Kathryn Harries heads a strong cast in the title role. NB no Edinburgh performance Falstaff and Barber of Seville only when Scottish Opera come to the capital in June.


I Royal Bank of Scotland Choir Queen's Hall, Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £4 (£3). Programme with lots of interest including works by Dowland, Tallis. Noble, Elgar and Mozart‘s Missa Brevis. Robert Marshall conducts and instrumental accompaniment is from the Edinburgh Players.



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