MUSIC FOLK & WORLD
I Alan ﬂumr and Friends Abercraig Lounge. Picardy Place. 9pm. Free.
I Sandy Bell’s Forrest Hill Bar, Forrest Road. 9pm. Free. Scots/Irish session.
I live Music Thistle Hotel. Manor Place. 225 6144. 9pm.—midnight. Free.
I Tron Ceilidh House Hunter Square. High Street. Live music session.
I llorth Sea Gas Platform One. Caledonian Hotel. Rotund Street. Free. Popular Scots entertainers.
I Wally Allen Ensign Ewart. Lawnmarket. top of High Street. 9pm. Free.
I Royal 0* Inﬁrmary Street. 557 2976. 9.30pm. Free. Informal music downstairs
with Maggle Cruikshank. Saturdays
I Shore Music The Shore Bar. Shore. Leith. 9pm. Free. Folk instrumental music.
I West End Hotel Palmerston Place. 225 3656. 9pm. Free. Accordion music in the bar.
I Royal Dd Inﬁrmary Street. 557 2976. 9pm till late. Free. Informal session.
I Biddy Millegan’s Grassmarket. 9pm. Free. Finnegan’s Awake.
I Bannerman’s Bar Cowgate. 9pm. Free. Live group.
I Sandy Bell’s Forrest Hill Bar. Forrest Road. Afternoon from lpm. Free. Session at the back of the famous folk pub.
I Nancy Hichoison Royal Oak. Inﬁrmary Street. 557 2976. 9pm till late. Free. Singer and melodeon player.
I Tron Ceilidh House Hunter Square. High Street. Informal live acoustic music
I Little Green Monkeys Bannerman‘s Bar. Cowgate. 9pm. Free.
I live Music Royal Oak. Inﬁrmary Street. 557 2976. 9pm till late. Free.
I Nobles Constitution Street. Leith. 9pm. Regular instrumental session.
I Green Tree Cowgate. 9pm. Free. Instrumental. mainly Irish.
I Patsy Mack Bannerman‘s Bar. Cowgate. 9.30pm. Free.
I Open Session Thistle Hotel. Manor Place. 225 6144. 9pm-midnight. Free. Singers and instrumentalists.
I Tron Ceilidh House Hunter Square. High Street. Informal live acoustic session most nights.
I Les Partisans Bar High Street. 9pm. Free. Acoustic Irish session.
I Halfway House Fleshmarket Close. 9pm. Free. Singer Jim Knight.
I The Shore Bar The Shore. Leith. 9pm. Free. Live music.
I West End Hotel Palmerston Place. 9pm. Free. Jam session.
I Tron Ceilidh House Hunter Square.
2 High Street. Informal live acoustic music most nights.
I Did Coach Inn Canonmills. 539 8123. 8.30pm. Free. Session with members of Miro.
I Muckle Ado Milne‘s Bar. Hanover Street. 9pm. Free.
I Patsy Mack Les Partisans Bar. High Street. 9pm. Free. Acoustic session.
I Green Tree Cowgate. 9pm. Free. Live Band.
I Neil Thompson Royal Oak. Inﬁrmary Street. 557 2976. 9pm till late. Free.
I Tron Ceilidh House Hunter Square. High Street. 9pm. Free. Informal sessions.
CLASSICAL & OPERA
Concerts are listed by date, then by city. Classical 8: Opera Listings compiled by Carol Main.
I SCD City Hall. Candleriggs. 227 5511. 7.30pm. £3—£l l. The SCO's new principal conductor Ivor Bolton mixes old and new in a programme containing the premiere of a new work by Peter Nelson (see preview). alongside a Concerto (imsm by Corelli. Mozart’s Sinjbnia C(mt't'rtante in [iﬂan and Michael Tippett‘s Fantasia (m a Theme ()fCUI'cIIi. I Zoe Alambicum Ensemble Centre for Contemporary Arts. 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521. 7.30pm. £6 (£2.50). This collaborative experimental group is the brainchild ofcomposer Cluny Strachan and ﬁlmmaker Timothy Copsey. Formed in 1989. the Ensemble has already earned a reputation for producing the unexpected in their multi-media creations. Part of the Sound City event.
I RSHD Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. £4.50—£19. The ﬁnal programme in the RSNO's winter season brings principal conductor Walter Weller to the podium in a programme which opens with Smetena‘s Overture to The Barrera] Bride. Eliso Virsaladze is the soloist in Liszt‘s Piano Concerto No I , and Weller completes the programme on
safe ground with Beethoven’s Symphony No 4.
I Argondizza Duo Pollock Halls (Edinburgh University), Dalkeith Road. 1.15pm. A recital which will feature a new work for guitar and cello by Edward McGuire.
I l'oracololuido and Aeneas New Athenaeum Theatre. RSAMD, 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.15pm. £5—£10. A bold operatic double bill from Glasgow Grand Opera. with Henry Purcell's Dido of 1689 paired with the rather less familiar L'Ommlo, an opera by Franco Leoni which dates from 1905. A violent but romantic tale. in a Puccini- esque vein apparently. it is set in the decidedly underused operatic milieu of San Francisco‘s Chinatown. This is the Scottish premiere of the latter work; both will be sung in English. Other dates: Mon ll—Sat 16. with an additional matinee on Sat 16 (2.15pm).
I HSHD Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, 2 Sauchiehall Street. 227 5511. £4.50—£l9. 7.30pm. Last of the season. See Fri 8 for programme.
I Zoe Alambicum Ensemble Centre for Contemporary Arts. 350 Sauchiehall Street. 332 7521. 7.30pm. £6 (£2.50). See Fri 8.
I SCD Queen’s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £3.50—£15. See Fri 8. I Guitar Residency Seeds Cafe, West Nicolson Street. 7—9pm. Free. Dave Russell plays classical guitar.
I Chamber Orchestra of NYOS Stevenson Hall. RSAMD. 100 Renfrew Street. 332
opens I 2 April
L’Elisir d’amare Danizetti
returns 16 April
Tristan und Isolde
vvagner opens 6 May
The Magic Flute
Mozart returns 11 May
THEATRE ROYAL GLASGOW BOX OFFICE 041- 332 9000
4D The List 8—21 April 1994 I