Concert Diary April 2012

Organstops1Sunday 1st at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Music for Passiontide

St Giles’ Cathedral Choir
Brahms Warum ist das Licht gegeben
Mendelssohn Mitten wir im Leben sind
Kuhnau Tristis est anima mea
J.S.Bach Der Geist hilft 

Monday 2nd at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
Dunwoody High School Chamber Orchestra, Dunwoody, Georgia, USA

Wednesday 4th at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
Very Wednesday

Each Wednesday lunchtime, pianist Will Pickvance curates short concerts of whatever he and his music colleagues are working on that week.
Great classical works are interspersed with original items, influenced by jazz, folk and music hall.
Regular contributors are concert violinist Feargus Hetherington and Hungarian double bassist Balazs Hermann.
The concerts also feature guest touring artists and students from the music department of Edinburgh University.

Sunday 8th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Organ Recital
Michael Harris

Music by J.S.Bach, Franck, Tournemire, Langlais, and Messiaen

Tuesday 10th at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
Shotime Productions Chamber Choir, Dearborn, Michigan

Wednesday 11th at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
Very Wednesday – see 4th April for details

Friday 13th at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
Domchor Wurzburg

Saturday 14th at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
University of St Andrew’s Chapel Choir

Sunday 15th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Leader Ensemble

César Franck Violin Sonata
In an arrangement for String Sextet by Andrew Lees

Wednesday 18th at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
Very Wednesday – see 4th April for details

Friday 20th at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
Peter Backhouse – Organ
Music by Bach, Hollins, Whitlock and Widor

Sunday 22nd at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
The Edinburgh Academy

Musicians from The Edinburgh Academy with a programme including Mozart’s Hunt Quartet, Handel for Saxophones and choral works by Duruflé and Dupré.

Wednesday 25th at 12.15pm
Lunchtime Concert
Very Wednesday – see 4th April for details

Sunday 29th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Aquillos Ensemble

Hindemith Kleine Kammermusik
Taffanel Wind Quintet