space of time has made his mark as the orchestra’s new Music Director, conducts Dukas’s Sorcerer's Apprentice , Prokofiev‘s Violin Concerto No 2 (see Sun 9, Edinburgh for No 1) and Dvorak’s Symphony No 8. Salvatore Accardo is soloist.
FRIDAY 7 Glasgow
I Midday Concert Stevenson Hall, RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 1pm. Admission free by ticket. Music by Lennox Berkeley, Beethoven, Hindemith and Bottesini for double bass and piano performed by Duncan McTier and Kathryn Sturrock.
I Stains Masterclass Stevenson Hall, RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. 2.30pm. Piano masterclass directed by Kathryn Sturrock.
I Stairls Masterclass Guinness Room, RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 2.30pm. Double bass masterclass directed by Duncan McTier.
I Marriage oi Figaro Theatre Royal. Hope Street, 332 9000. 7.15pm. Extra dates: Fri 21 and Sat 29 Feb (Glasgow); Wed 1 l and Fri 13 March (Edinburgh). £3—£36. Mozart favourite in Scottish Opera revival of John Cox’s production. Robert Poulton takes the title role with Claire Daniels as Susanna and Jane Webster as the Countess.
I Edinburgh University Concert Rcid Concert Hall. Bristo Square. 1.10pm. Free at door. John Kitchen gives a recital of organ music by J L Krebs. including Praeludium in C and 0 E wigkeit du Donnerwort.
I 880 Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. Extra date: Sat 8, Glasgow. £4—£17.50 (standby £3.50). See Thurs6, Glasgow.
SATURDAY 8 Glasgow
I La Traviata Theatre Royal. Hope Street. 3329000. 7.15pm. Extra dates: Sat 15 (2.15pm), Thurs 20, Wed 26 and Fri 28 Feb (Glasgow); Tues 10 and Thus 12 March (Edinburgh). £3—£36. See Thurs 6. I 880 Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. Tickets: 227 5511. 7.30pm. £4—£17.50 (standby £3.50). See Thurs 6. Glasgow.
I Edinburgh University Musical Society McEwan Hall, Bristo Square. Tickets: Alison House, Nicolson Square or EUMS members. 7.30pm. A Viennese Evening with conductor James White.
I Napier Polytechnic Symphonic Wind Band Greyfriars Church, Candlemaker Row. Tickets: at door. 7.30pm. £3 (£2). Student band directed by Christopher Bell.
I Edinburgh Symphony Orchestra Queen‘s Hall, Clerk Street, 668 2019. 7.30pm. £4 (£3). A Tchaikovsky evening under the baton of Alistair Mitchell. Tamsin Little is soloist in the Violin Concerto, which comes between the overture to Hamlet and the Manfred Symphony.
I the Hilliard Ensemble St Cecilia‘s l lall. Cowgate. Tickets: 668 2019 (Queen’s Hall Box Ofﬁce). 7.45pm. £7 (£2/£4/£5). The Georgian Concert Society presents Music in Spain in the Age of Columbus — a 1492 celebration. an evening reﬂecting the glories of the court of Ferdinand and Isabella at the end of the 15th century.
SUNDAY 9 Glasgow
I John Currie Singers Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057.
7.30pm. £8 (£3.50/£6). First performance of Songs for Kenneth Leighton by John Currie. director of the group. who also perform Bach‘s Double Concerto for oboe and violin and Haydn‘s Theresienmesse.
I Birthright Family Concert Queen's l lall. Clerk Street, 668 2019. 3—4.30pm. £4 (£2.50). Mr Boom introduces young groups of musicians — Broughton School Orchestra. Edinburgh Academy Jazz Band. St Margaret’s Junior Choir and The Waddell Junior Strings.
I Organ Recital Greyfriars Church. Candlemaker Row. Tickets: at door. 4.30pm. £4 (£2). George McPhee of Paisley Abbey plays works by\Bach. Alain. Howells and Mulet.
I Scottish Sinlonia Queen’s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £4 (£3/£2.50). Second night running for the Queen‘s Hall and outstanding young violinists playing concertos. Tonight it's Catherine Manson and Prokofiev No 1. Symphonies by Sibelius— No 3 — and Mendelssohn — N05 — to open and close. Neil Mantle is conductor.
MONDAY 10 Glasgow
I Midday Concert Guinness Room. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 1pm. Admission free by ticket. A recitalof music for accordion given by Vladimir Skiba from the Rostov Pedagogical institute.
TUESDAY 11 Glasgow
I Student Competition Guinness Room. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 10am. Free at door. The Jean Highgate Scholarship competition for singing.
I Morley String Quartet Concert Hall. Glasgow University. Tickets: at door. 7.30pm. £4 (£2). Joined by ﬂute. clarinet and harp, the quartet plays the Introduction et allegro by Ravel, while on their own there are string quartets by Schoenberg— No 2 - and Debussy. A new work for instrumentalists and soprano by Nicky Hind completes the programme.
I iieid Memorial Concert Reid Concert Hall, Bristo Square. 1 . 10pm. Free at door. Kist of Musick performs this annual concert in honour of General Reid,whose name the Hall and Edinburgh University‘s music library bear. A selection of 18th
. century Scottish works for violins. cello.
harpsichord and soprano concludes with Reid’s own Two Regimental Marches.
I Gould Piano Trio Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street, 668 2019. 7.45pm. £3.50—£10 (standby £3). John Tunncll Trust Prizewinners, the Gould Piano Trio gives a recital oftrios by Haydn. Mendelssohn. Shostakovich and Brahms.
I Nelson Hall Concert McDonald Road Public Library. off Leith Walk. 7.45pm. Free at door. A recital for violin. Ruth Slater. and piano. Birgit Rohowsky.
THURSDAY 13 Glasgow
I Lunchtime Concert Concert Hall. Glasgow University. Free at door. 1.15pm. Works for viola and piano performed by Olwen Clark and Jane Williamson by Vivaldi. Schubert. Britten and Edward McGuire.
I HSAMD Orchestra Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street, 332 5057. 7.30pm. £4 (£2). James Loughran conducts an exciting 20th century programme of Hindemith’s Mathis der Mater. the Viola Concerto by Walton and Shostakovich‘s Symphony N01. Duncan Ferguson is soloist.
THE GLASGOW ROYAL CONCERT HALL
Where the uer comes to play
QJ¢NTERNATIONAL @RCHESTRA (SERIES
MONDAY MARCH 2 8 TUESDAY MARCH 3
M oscow STATE SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA
CONDUCTOR: Pavel Kogan. PIANO: Dmitri Alexeev MONDAY Rimsky Korsakov: Le Coq d’or. RACHMANINOV: Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini. MOUSSORGSKY: Pictures at an Exhibition TUESDAY GLINKA: Overture - Ruslan 8 Ludmilla. TCHAIKOVSKY: Piano Concerto No 1 TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 5. PIANO: Derek Han
MONDAY MARCH 23
CONDUCTOR: Claus Peter Flor. TRUMPET: Iohn Wallace. HAYDN: Marches HAYDN: Symphony No. 22 ’Philosopher’. HUMMEL: Trumpet Concerto HUMMEUWALLACE: Indian Rondo. BEETHOVEN: Symphony No. 7
SUNDAY MARCH 29
CELEBRITY RECITAL : MIDORI
The latest Japanese world beater, the sensational violinist Midori in recital. Any seat in house £5 with Series Ticket for International Orchestral Concerts.
2 SAUCHIEHALL STREET ° GLASGOW
BOX OFFICE: 041-227 5511
SINGLE TICKETS: £7.50, £9.50, £10.50, £12.50, £15 CELEBRITY RECITAL - MIDORI £6.50, £8.50, £10 (USUAL CONCESSIONS APPLY!) ALL CONCERTS COMMENCE 7.30PM.
MON - SAT 10am - 6pm, SUN 1pm - 9pm
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