MUSIC classical & opera


I Lakmé Adam House. Chambers Street. 650 8058. 7.30pm. £7.50 (£4.50). Edinburgh Studio ()pera present Leo Delibes' |‘)th century opera about a British colonel who falls in love with an lndian priestess.


Glasgow 1 I Masterclass RSAMl). 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 2pm. Free. See Tue 9. I Academy Chamber Orchestra RSAMl). 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. £6.50 (£4). .lanos Furst conducts the orchestra and Academy Chamber Choir in Beethoven's Symphony No 5 in (' Minor 0,) 67 and Mozart's .tlass in (' 1 Minor. I Opera On A Shoestring Merchants' ; House. 7 West (ieorge Street. 334 1051. 7.30pm. £15 (£5). A selection of arias. l . ~ duets and ensembles from works by I - g V y ..

Puccini. Verdi. Mozart. (iilbeit (K; mgwm -

Sulliyan and Viennese operetta. g t v - . performed by members of the company 1 ‘* ~


in aid of Children‘s Hospice Association . a _ . .. t E ‘4‘ ' ' Scotland. Ticket price includes wine and r2... a % v g: . We”; canapes alter the show. i .w -' .. . ~ -~ ..“ _ "' sss ~

I The Piano Music Of Frederic ; Chopin Hutcheson‘s Hall. 158 lngram Street. 552 8391. 8pm. Free. Pianist Gus/lay Fenyo marks the 150th anniyersary of ('hopin's death with the seCond of seyen concerts celebrating the l composer's entire output for solo piano. Tonight‘s performance features .l’,(l."lll'/\'(l.\. ()1) ()7. I’n/u/trtixr'y ()/77/. I'irllllrlxir’ in I“ minor and .\"m'tnrn('\ 0,)


I Lakmé Adam House. (‘hambers Street. 650 8058. 7.30pm. £7.50 (£4.50). See Tue 9.


I Young-Choon Park Merchants House. 7 West (ieorge Street. 63‘) 3176. 12.45pm. £4 (£1 £3.50). This South Korean pianist. currently building tip quite aii international reputation for himself. performs Mozart's Sullrllrt in I“ Major K332 and (‘hopin's Sonata in If .lliltnr ()p 58'.

I St Mary's School Of Music John McIntyre Hall. l'niyersity Ayenue. 330 4092. 1.10pm. Free. A programme of solo and chamber music from this Edinburgh music school.

I Royal Scottish National Orchestra Royal (‘oiicei't Hall. 2 Sauchieliall Street. 287 5511. 7.30pm. £8- £21. Pianist Bella Dayidoy ich joins conductor Alesander l.a/are\ and the orchestra for (‘hopin’s I’iann ('nni (Ir/u .\'u /. in a programme which also features 'l‘chaikoysky‘s Halli/(’1 and Prokofich .Si'ni/i/iunr .\'n 2. I La Traviata (‘iti/eiis' Theatre. 11‘) (iorbals Street, 4290022. 7.30pm.

£6 £15 l£4-£l(ll. See Thu 4.

I Laurelin Quartet ()l‘ltHHUV. 373 (ireat Western Road. 3399177. ‘) - l lpm. Free. See Thu 4.


I Edinburgh Quartet Ian Tomlin School Of Music. Napier l'myersity. ('raighouse. 1.15pm. Free. The quartet perform Shosiakox ich‘s .Sr'i'i’nt/i String Quartet and Kenneth 1)eiiipster's new Work Sr altar/Ire ’Ii'ars.

I Lakme Adam House. (‘liambers Street. 650 8058. 7, 30pm. £7.50 ( £4.50). See Tue ‘1.

I 10th Anniversary Celebration Queen's Hall. (‘lerk Street. 667 7776. 7.45pm. £4 £1 1.50. The John Tunnell Trust celebrate ten years of promoting Britain's finest young musicians \\ ith a performance from the pri/e-w inning Belcea String Quartet. the limperor String Quartet and clarmeltist Barnaby Robson. The programme features Mozart's ('Iarnn't Quintet. .lanacek‘s String Quartet No / "I'ln' Kratitrer .S'unata' and Mendelssohn‘s ()('I('!.

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Glasgow I Midday Concert RSAMI). loo Renfrew Street. 332 5057. lpm. £3.50

(£2.50). Pianist Alfredo Perl performs Haydn‘s Ant/attic A‘ lariatians in I" .llinnr.‘s I’unr 'l'ransi'enr/ental Studies and Rayel's /.(' 'Iinn/n'an r/e (‘rnt/n'l'iti.

I Alfredo Perl Masterclass RSAMI). 100 Renfrew Street. . 32 5057. 2.30pm. Free. A piano masterclass from this leading international musician

I La Traviata (‘iti/ens‘ Theatre. 11‘) (iorbals Street. 42‘) 0022. 7.30pm.

£6 -£15 (£4~£ 10). See Thu 4.

I John Currie Singers .»\delarde\ 209 Bath Street. 248 4970. 8pm. £8 (£4.50--£6). The yocal ensemble perform Britten's Abra/rant ainl /.\rlur'. Lyell (.‘resswell's The Pat (H Basil and l()\ e songs by Messiaen.


I Mark Hindley Reid Concert Hall. lidiiiburgh t,'iiiyersity. Bristo Square. 6502423. 1.10pm. Free. The organist plays a mixed programme. including Bustehude's I’l‘rlc'lllr/ttlltt. l'nea ltttr/ (’iar'una in (‘and libeii‘s Hunt/tinge a Dietrich linrre/nn/c. as \\ e11 as pieces by (iibbous. Bach and \\'eckmami.

I Lakmé Adam House. (‘hambers Street. 650 8058. 7.30pm. £7.50 (£4.50). See Tue 9.



I The Organist Entertains Art (iallery & Museum. Kelyingrose. Argyle Street. 287 269‘). 2.3()--4pm. Free. A light- hearted repertoire from organist Ian .\lc(i|inchey.

I Der Rosenkavalier Theatre Royal. 282 Hope Street. 332 9000. 6.30pm. £3.50 £45.50. See Sat (1.

I Felicity Lott 8: Ann Murry Roy al ('oiteert Hall. 2 Sauclnehall Street. 287 5511. 7.30pm. £10.50 £13 (£8). Soprano Lo” and iiieuo-soprano Murray round off their e\tensi\ e liuropean tour \\ ith a selection of romantically -themed pieces for Valentine’s1)ay.accompaniedby pianist (iraham Johnson.

I Fight, Love. Eat, Play Barony Hall. ('atliedral Square. 287 5511. 7.30pm.

£6 £11 (£4. £7.50). A rare performance of (ieorg Mufl'at's Sonata l'txlrinunn'n 'l‘ri/unu). which celebrates St Valentine's Day. sung by soprano Mhaii'i Lawson in a programme which also includes Bach's (‘antala .\'n SJ 'Ir'lt Bin li'ijgnngl' and (‘uitr‘r't'ln fur lirt/ilt (tm/ ()ltm'. Biber's li’analia and Handel's Arinnla .-l/)/)(lll(/UII(IIH.

The Paragon Ensemble do brunch with

I La Traviata Citizens' Theatre. I l‘) (iorbals Street. 4290022. 7.30pm. £6—£ l5 (£4—£l0). See Tilt) 4.


I Lakme Adam House. (‘hambers Street. 650 8058. 7.30pm. £7.50 (£4.50). See Tue 9.


I BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Mac Robert Arts Centre. t’myersity of Stirling. 01786 461081. 8pm. £12

(£6 £9.50). Violinist Nicola1.oudioius conductor Thierry Fischer and the orchestra for Bruch's \io/in ('oni ('rtu .\’u /. iii a programme w hich also includes Rayel's l.(' 'Iinnln'an (lt' ('on/n'rin and Brahms' Syrup/tony .\'n. /.


I Julian Appleyard 8: Sophie Askew Pollok House. Pollok Country Park. 2060 Pollokshaws Road. 616 6410. 2pm. £6 (£4). A programme of romantic music for \‘alentines Day on oboe and harp. featuring works by [{lgar. 'l'elemann. Pasculli and Andres.

I Trio Serenata Burrcll (‘oltecuoir 2060 Pollokshaws Road. 64‘) 7151. 2.30pm. £5 (£3 ). The trio present ‘Melodies ()f l.o\'e' in celebration of Valentine‘s Day. performed by soprano Alison Donaldson. ilautist (ieorge Macilwham and pianist l)a\id Murray. I West End Gala Concert Royal (‘oncert Hall. 2 Sauclnehall Street. 287 551 1. 7.30pm. £15 £21.50. Leading performers from London's West lind perform a collection of romantic hits from the big stage musicals. including I’lnnito/n ()t The Opera. [iii/a. My Fair lat/r and many more.


I The Truth About Love Queen's Hall. (‘lerk Street. 667 7776. 2.30pm. £81£5). Sopranos Frances (‘ooper and Lois .lohnston are ioiued by pianist Richard lewis for a special Valentine's concert featuring the music of Handel. Mo/art. Rossim. ('ole Porter and others.

I Napier Chamber Choir lari Toth School ()f Music. Napier l‘myersity. ('raighouse. 455 6280. 6pm. The choir and soloists from the School of Music smg l’alesti'iiiak.lI/na.-1('tt'rnii('liristi .l/nnera and an organ mass by lirescobaldi.

I Royal Scottish National Orchestra l'iestiyal Theatre. 13 '2‘) Nieolsoii Street. 52‘) 6000. 7.30pm. £7 £19.50

(£5 £17.50). See Thu 11.

I Fight, Love, Eat, Play (irey friars Kirk. Greyfriars Place. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £6- £11 (£4—-£7.5()). Sec Sat 13.


t at Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. Sun 7 Feb.



I Cappella Nova Quartet Hutcheson‘s Hall. 158 Ingram Street. 552 8391. 1.15pm. £2.50. Four members of Cappella Nova perform Poulenc’s Salve Regina and premiere lidward McGuire‘s l’nnr Reflections.


I Olga Guerrero Ian Tomlin School ()f Music. Napier University. (‘raighouse 455 6280. 6pm. Recital of Spanish songs with soprano ()lga Guerrero. accompanied by pianist Michael l.ester-(‘ribb.



I Piano Department Concert RSAMI). 100 Renfrew Street. 332

5057. 7.30pm. £6.50 (£4). Current

' students play works by Ravel. Strayinsky and Tippett among others.

Edinburgh I Edinburgh University Chamber Choir Swann Building. The King‘s Buildings. Mayi'ield Road. 1.10pm. Free. James l.owe conducts works by Part. Vaughan Williams and Tippett. I Afternoon Tea Concert Queen's Hall. (‘lerk Street. 667 7776. 3pm. £5. Tea concert regulars Simon Reimard on bassoon and Ingrid Sawers on piano. present a programttie of works including lilgat"s Raina/ire. ()sbourne's Rhapsody and Saint-Saens

Smut/(t. f THURSDAYlB ( Glasgow

I University Of Glasgow Chamber Singers (ilasgow University Chapel. l‘niyersity Ayetiue, 330 4092. 1.10pm. Free. (iraham Hair conducts the choir.

; I Der Rosenkavalier Theatre Royal. 282 Hope Street. 332 9000. 6.30pm. £3.50 £45.50. See Sat 6.

I Royal Scottish National Orchestra Royal (‘oiicert Hall.

2 Sauclnehall Street. 287 5511. 7.30pm. £8 £21. Who better than former pupil of Leonard Bertstein to conduct the RSNH in a programme of American music. .loined by soprano Karina (iauyin. baritone (‘hristopher Maltman and the RSNO Chorus. Marin Alsop conducts (‘opland‘s ()Ic/ Anu'rir'an Songs. Bartok‘s ('utn'r'rtuiar ()rr'ltc'stra

: and the UK premier of Michael Torke's

' Bunk ()f l’t‘ui‘r't‘lts.

I Laurelin Quartet ()blomov. 372

i Great Western Road. 339 9177.

l 9- 11pm. Free. See Thu 4.