An evening of music. dance and theatre. with a fully-staged performance of Stravinsky's The Soldier's Tale as its centrepiece. directed by Michael McCarthy and choreographed by Royston Maldoom.

The evening opens with a presentation of creative work by local schoolchildren and. to finish. the audience are invited to join the performers and dance to the strains of a 19205 dance band.

Tickets priced £5 (Concessions £3) are available from The Ticket Centre. Candleriggs (041-227 551 l).

Handed by Strathelyde Regional Council



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THE USHER "All, EDINBURGH 13me Wednesday I April 1992

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Elgar: Cello Concerto Beethoven: Symphony No. 3 ’Eroico’


TlCKETS £2.50 - £l3.50

Concessions Available

BOX OFFICE the Usher Hall, lothian Road, Edinburgh EH1 2EA Tel: 031-228 1155

Dream and Vaughan Williams‘s l'antasia on Greensleeves from Sir John in I .()l'(’. Performed by Strathelyde University Orchestra and Chamber Choir.


I BBC 880 Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. £2.5lL-£13.50. Takuo Yuasa conducts Beethoven's liroica. War by Lyell Cresswell and the Cello Concerto by Elgar with Alexander Baillie as soloist. I From Gloryto Glory St Mary's Cathedral. Palmerston Place. Tickets: 668 201‘) (Queen's Hall Box Office). 7.30pm. £2.50 1 ). Choir of Christ Church. Edinburgh with Michael Bonaventure. organ. in

201‘). 5.30pm. £3—£ 1 2. Bach‘s St Matthew

Passion conducted by Herrick Bunney i with the SCO Chorus. Neil Mackie isthe I livangelist and Peter Harvey sings l Christus.

SUNDAY 5 Glasgow

1 I Music at the Burrell Bttrrell Collection.

. Pollok Country Park. Pollokshaws Road.

T Tickets: 2275511 (TicketCentre.

* Candleriggs). 3pm. £3 (£2). Csardas. a

. trio of violin. voice and piano. perform Voices ofSpring. an afternoon recital of

“"‘rkS h." D‘”“““- Bl‘Wh and Jam‘“ springtime music from We'll (iather Lilacs

“Wilda-‘- r to Beethoven's Spring Sonata.

IThe New Glasgow Singers Cityllall. 2 : Candleriggs. 227551 l . 7.30pm. £4--£7.50. Glasgow

I Merchants Music Mcrchants' Hall. 7

- Bach‘s Mass in 8 minor is performed by a choirof 180voices. soloistslane Webster. I. Kathleen McKellar-Ferguson. Algirdan

West George SUCCL 'l‘lCl‘Cl-Y 3375511 ; Janutas from Lithuania and Alan Watt. (TiCl'Wl (‘Cmr‘V (illndlcrlggh'l- l3~45Pm- l The Scottish Baroque Players play period £3 (£3.50) PCTCUSSi‘m mUSl“ lmm'lllC I instruments and it‘s all conducted bv Safri Duo. ' '

' Graham Taylor.

I A DBMirs Dance Tramway. /\thTt ! I Opera Glungny Royal (‘OnCCn

Dri‘s 337 551 1. 7pm Iixtrudalc: Fri 315 l Hall. 2 Sauehiehall Street. Tickets: 227

(Bl 3“ Tu" 31' ' 5511 (Ticket Centre. Candleriggs).

. Eugene onegi“ King‘s 'lihCiler- 327 7.30pm. £7.50—£20. Tenovus Scotland. the

551 l - 7- 15Pm- lam"! ‘51“ch Fri 3~ 52114. medical research charity. celebratesits

{4—1.8 (mm: 2*"ullilblcl- SW TU“ 31- i 25th anniversarv with the (ilasgowlewish

I (illngOH’ Rtlyill (‘OHCCTl lid“. 2 Choral Society-"the (in); ()f(}|a5g0w

Silucmcmn 5”“‘1- 'l‘lCl‘CW 327 551 l Philharmonic Society and a quartet oftop

(TleCl (CNN. (‘andlcriggsl- 7.301201 soloists. 1n the presence of HR} 1 The

lixtra dates: Fri 3. lidinburgh and Sat 4. princesS Margaret.

(hilasgow. £4—£17.50 (£3.50). Provin that -

Spring lasts at least a week. the R5017

wnmluc" i.“ Spring mum“ “'"h it” big I Afternoon Tea Concert Queen's l lall.

onc‘ .‘Stimmsi‘y .8 R’I"()f5/irl'z‘g' Bum Clerk Street. 668 201‘). 3pm. £4 (incl

Belkin is soloist tn the Violin ( oncerto by afternmm tea). A“.urd_“.inning wung American pianist in an attractive

Sibelius and Yuri Sitnonov conducts. afternoon programme including three

Edinbur h 9 pieces by the New York composer Charles

I spring concert SCNUSh Ndll‘mill GHHCFY Grilles and Schumann‘s ('arnaval ()p 9.

of Modern Art. Belford Road. Tickets: at TUESDAY 7

door. l.15-—2pm. £3 (50p). Cello and piano Glasgow

recital of works by Faure. Bartok and Chopin performed by Veronica i I Lunchtime Recital Hutchesons' Hall. 2

Henderson and Katharine Durran. Last in current series. I 800 Queen‘s 11:111. Clerk Street. 668 I John Street. Ticket: at door. 1.15--2pm. 201‘). 7,45pm. £3—£12_ Icelandic composer I £1.50. Violin and piano music by Bach and Haflidi Hallgrimsson‘s Poemi is , Prokofiev performed by Katharine centrepiece ofJaime Laredo's programme GOWCFS and Philip SUV”- of Mozart and 1 laydn's Symphony No I ()2. i ' almost the final work of thisfather oft/1e i | n b u '9 h 5.""'P’“”'."- I I Lothian Region Schools Concert St Mary's 3 ' Cathedral. Palmerston Place. Further information: 2299166. 7.30pm. Schools choir. stafforchestra. classical guitar ensemble and percussion ensemble in . A DeVil's Dance hallways 35 Alb”! l performance which includes 1 landel‘s DerC~ 337 551 1- 7pm. 5 (Bl- SCC TUCS ' Zadok the Priest and Bernstein's 31- Chic/tester Psalms.

I Eugene Onegin King's Theatre. 227 WEDNESDAY 8

5511. 7.15pm. Extradate: Sat4.£4—£8 Glasgow

(conc available). See Tue 31.

I BBC 380 Studio One. BBC. Queen I BBC 880 City Hall. Candleriggs. 227 5511. 12.45—150pm. £3 (£211 ). Thelast

Margaret Drive. Tickets: BBC Reception. lunchtime concert in current BBCSSO

7.30pm. Admission free by ticket. A

Studio One Invitation concert in which the series opens with Wagner‘s overture The Flying Dutchman. followed by [.ii're by

main work is Brahms‘s Symphony No 4.

Takuo Yuasa conducts. Lutoslawski and Sibelius‘s Symphony .N'o 5.Jer'1.y Maksymiuk conducts.

Edinburgh THURSDAY 9

I R30 L'sher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 Glasgow

1155. 7.30pm. Extra date: Sat 4. Glasgow.

£4—£l7.50(standby £3.50). See Thurs2. I Merchants Music Merchants' Hall. 7 West George Street. Tickets: 2275511

Glasgow. (Ticket Centre. Candleriggs). 12.45pm.



I Eugene Onegln King‘s- Theatre. 227 £3 (£2.50). Young American pianist. Emily White. Edinburgh

551 1. 2.15pm and 7.15pm. £4—£8(eonc

available). See Tue 31.

I BSO Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. 2 I 3C0 Brass Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 201‘). 7.45pm. £316 (£2.50). Last in series of three concerts is entitled Riches to

Sauchiehall Street. Tickets: 227 5511

(Ticket Centre. Candleriggs). 7.30pm. Rags and covers a typically broad range of the brass quintet repertoire.

£4—£17.50 (£3.50). See Thurs 2. Edinburgh

I 8C0 Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668



3B The List 27 March 9 April 1992