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Music folk 8 world listings

Folk & world continued


OJames Grant with Karen Matheson The Old Frtiitmarket. Albion Street. 287 5511. 9.30pm. £12.50 (£10.50). Capercaillie singer Matheson and Grant perform songs from their lat- est album collaboration. Expect a mix of rootsy trip-folk. Part of Big Big World. I Storytelling Ceilidh Tchai-Ovna. ()tago Lane. 357 4524. 8pm. Iintry by donation.

I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. 7.30pm. £6. Rerr Terr tnake the music.

IOFraser McLellan Ceilidh Band Renfrew Ferry. Clyde Place. 287 551 1. 9pm. £5.


I Silver Tongues Netherbow Arts Centre. High Street. 556 9579. 7.45pm. £6 (£4). Superb stories and songs from Ireland with Len Graham and John Campbell.

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tfDOrchestra Baobab The Old Fruitmarket. Albion Street. 287 551 1. 8pm. £13.50 (£1 1.50). Legendary Senegalese dance band from the 70s. ahead of the times with multi-litigual songs and Afro-Cuban rhythms. The band are now working on a new album produced by Youssou N'dour. Part of Big Big World.

QCIiar St Andrew's In The Square. St Andrew‘s Street. 548 6020. 8pm. £8.50 (£6.50). A mix of Gaelic songs and Highland fiddle music frotn Arthur Cormack. Bruce MacCiregor and the oth- ers in Gaeldom's linest group. Part of Big Big World.

I Ceilidh Dance Riverside Club. Fox Street. 248 3144. 7.30pm. £6. See Fri 26.


QGreentrax 15th Anniversary Queen‘s Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.30pm. £10 (£8). A major showcase concert for the top Scottish record label features Macumba. Peatbog Faeries. Alasdair Fraser. Dick (iaughan. Brian .VIacNeill. Sheena Wellington. Malinky. Gordon Ciunn Band. Tony MacManus. Adam McNaughton. Jock Tamson‘s Bairns and many more. See preview.

I Scottish Fiddle Orchestra Usher Hall. Lothian Road. 228 1 155. 7.30pm. £10—£17.50. Massed Scottish liddles


I Magical Tales At The Mill Almond Valley Heritage Centre. Millfield. 01506 414957. 2.30pm. Free. Ages 7+. Stories and songs with I'iwan McVicar.

Sunday 28


I The Helen Reeves Trio and Wilby Tron Theatre. Trongatc. 552 4267. 8pm. £5 (£3). Mix of folk. blues and country from Reeves' Trio with pop harmonies from Wilby. Part of(11asgay!

I Lev Atlas Cafe Cossachok. Russian Cultural Centre. King Street. 553 0733. 8.30pm. A mixed programme of bohemian and classical fiddle music.


I Peter Michael Rowan ()n The Mound. North Bank Street. 226 6899. 3pm. Free. See Stiii 21.

I Jim Crowley Wee Folk Club. Royal Oak. Infirmary Street. 557 2976. 8.30pm. £3. See Tue 23.

Monday 29 .


I Ladysmith Black Mambazo Royal Concert Hall. Sauchiehall Street. 353 8000. 7.30pm. £17.50--£22.50. Acclaimed African vocals - remember those baked bean ads'.’


I Brian McNeilI Stirling Folk Club. Terraces Hotel. Melville Terrace. 01786 472268. 8pm. lix-Battlefield Band singer/fiddler.

Tuesday 30


I Catriona McKay llutcliesons‘ Hall. 158 Ingram Street. 552 8391. 1.15pm. £2.50. A master of boil) the harp and the clarsach. McKay performs traditional works by a range of seasoned composers. plus a selection of self-penned contemporary music.

Wednesday 31


I Tarras Edinburgh Folk Club. Cabaret Bar. The Pleasance. 65(1 2349. 7.30pm. Contemporary British roots music. Shortlisted for the Mercury Music Prize. I Stories And Songs From Silver Tongues Brtinton Theatre. Ladywell Way. Mtisselbtirgh. 665 2240. 7.30pm. £7.50 (£3.50). See Sat 27.


I Open Session I.omond Folk Club. Argyll Bar. Maitt Street. (11389 757561. 9pm. Free. See Wed 24.

Glasgow I Woltstone The (iarage. Sauchiehall Street. 332 1120. 7.30pm. £10. See Fri 19.


I The Big Hewers Scottiin Mining Museum. Lady Victoria Colliery. 663 7519. 7pm. £2 (£1). Songs and stories of Scottish miners with Iiwan McV'icar.


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Performances will be listed, provided that details reach our offices at least eight days before publication. Classical listings compiled by Kelly Apter.

Thursday 18


I Sounds Of Sweden Preview Event RSAMI). 100 Renfrew Street. 332 5057. lpiit. £5 (£3). A preview of the upcoming Swedish music festival featuring internationally renowned trumpeter Hakan Hardenberger and organist Simon Preston. Together they deliver works by Bach. Jolivet and Messiaen.

I Massed Bands Of The RAF Royal Concert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. 353 8000. 7.30pm. £9.75—£15.75. The Royal Air Force present an evening of precision military sounds.


I Lunchtime Organ Music St (iiles’ Cathedral. Royal Mile. 225 9442. 1.10pm. Free. David Kinsela performs works by J.

S. Bach.


I Scottish Opera Go Round I.anark Memorial Ilall. St Leonards Street. 01555 665383. 7.30pm. Scottish ()pera hit the road with this performance of Puccini's [11 Bolu'nit’.


I The Three Irish Tenors l'sher Ilall. 1.othian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. £11—£l5 (£9 £13). The Iimerald Isle‘s trio of tenors - Anthony Norton. Ciaratt Nagle and Tom Cregaii - deliver a mix of operatic standards and traditional Irish ballads.

I James Johnstone Reid (‘oncert Hall. Iidinburgh l'itiversity. Bristo Square. 668 2019. 1.10pm. Free. ()rgaitist Johnstoiie performs works by Pasqttini. Cornet and Btixtehude.

Saturday 20


0 Malmo Symphony Orchestra Royal Concert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. 353 8000. 7.30pm. £10.50—£23. The open- ing event of the Sounds ofSit‘t’dt‘it festival. featuring one of Scandinavia's leading orchestras. Fronted by young Swedish coti- ductor B Tommy Andersson they perform Strauss's tone poem Don Juan. Sibelius’s .S‘ympliony .\'o 5 and the Scottish premiere of Rolf Martinsson's Trumpet Com-cm). performed with the help of internationally renowned trumpeter. Hakait Hardenberger. See preview.

I Cosi tan tutte Theatre Royal. 282 Hope Street. 332 9000. 2.15pm. £5.50-A£50. Scottish ()pera's stylish production of Mozart‘s popular opera. in which two men test the fidelity of their lovers. with unexpected results.

I BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra Bute Ilall. I'iiiversity of (ilasgow. l'niversity Avenue. 330 2001. 7.30pm. £6. In honour of the I'niversity of Cilasgow‘s 550th anniversary. the BBC SS() bring together composers associated with the college fora musical showcase. Featured works include Sally Beamish's (‘upringlon Doubles —- u l'illlfill‘t’fiil' Gilmore/till. Thomas Wilson's 'Iotirlisioiit'. portrait/or orchestra and. with soprano Claire Rutter. Thea Musgrave's .s‘migs~_)m- u 11'intcr's lz'i't'ning.

I Ricordo - A Celebration of 1 7th Century Venice St Andrew's In The Square. St Andrew's Street. 548 6020. 2.30pm. £5 (£3). An Italian programme. featuring works by Castello. Mariiii. Palestrina and Merula.

I Glasgow Orchestral Society Concert Adelaide's. 209 Bath Street. 248 4970. 7.30pm. The society serve tip a

mixed programme of popular classical works.

I Renfield Recitals Rentield St Stephen's Church Centre. 260 Bath Street. 332 2826. 1pm. Free. Free Sat lunchtime concerts by various artists.


I Royal Scottish National Orchestra - Mozart By Candlelight Royal Concert Hall. 2 Sauchiehall Street. 353 8000. 7.30pm.

£1 1~£24. Douglas Boyd conducts the orchestra in five popular works by Month. including his ()1't'l'llll'('.' l'lit' .llurriugt' of" Figaro. liint' klt'int' .‘v'tu'limiusik and. with guest soloist Alexander 'l‘aylor. Piano Concerto No 2].

I Lev Atlas Cafe Cossachok. Russian Cttltural Centre. 10 King Street. 553 0733. 8.30pm. A mixed programme of Russian folk. gypsy and classical melodies from this talented violinist and viola player.


0 Malmo Symphony Orchestra I'sher Hall. 1.othian Road. 228 1155. 7.30pm. £13.50-—£21 (£11.50~£19). See Sat 20.

I St Giles at Six St (iiles' Cathedral. Royal Mile. 225 9442. 6pm. Free. Soprano Rosamund I.ee aitd baritone Robin Btirltoit perform works by Poulenc. Bach and Handel.


I Gina McCormack and Rebecca Holt Queen's Hall. Clerk Street. 668 2019. 7.45pm. £9 (£6). Works by Brahms. Mozart and more from this violin and piano duo.


I Yggdrasil Quartet RSAMI). llit) Reitfrew Street. 332 5057. 1pm. £5 (£3). Quartet iii Residence at the I'nivei‘sity of Aberdeen for four years. the Swedish quartet return to Scottiin shores as part of the Sounds ofSit't’dt'n fcstival. 0n the bill are Peter Maxwell Davies” 'I'rumpci Quintet and Stenhaiiimar's Quuru'i .\'o 2. See preview.

I Katharine Durran lltitchesons‘ Hall. 158 Ingram Street. 552 8391. 1.15pm. £2.50. Pianist Durran perfoi'iiis Bach's hugely popular (ioldlu'rg liiritnions.


I The Edinburgh Quartet Reid Concert Hall. Iidinburgh l'niversity. Bristo Square. 668 2019. 1.10pm. Free. ()ne of Scotland's finest string quartets perform works by Haydn and Bartok.

Wednesday 24


I Susanne Ryden RSAMI). 101) Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 1pm. £8 (£5). Soprano Ryden is joined by inusicians on violin. cello and harpsichord fora celebration of the work of Johan llelmich Roman. the man known as the ‘father of Swedish music'. Part of the Sounds of Sweden festival. See preview.

I Academy Brass and Wind Orchestra Concert RS.-\.\tl). Int) Renfrew Street. 332 5057. 7.30pm. £5 (£3). Including the premier ofltidith Bingham's specially commissioned work. lltt'.\t'.-1r¢' ()ur l'oolslt’ps.


I Yggdrasil Quartet I)unb1ane Cathedral. (11786 461081. 8pm. £17 l£6—-£ 14.50). See Tue 23.


0 Dunedin Consort - Magnificat St Mtiiigo Church of Scotland. 2 Castle Street. 353 8000. 7.30pm. £11 (£3 £7). The Consort celebrate five years of vocal