Recent news articles about music in Scotland

View the Scottish Music Centre newsletter...

Showing results 12471 - 12480

  • Do you know the tune to Highland Cathedral? Listen up

    24 Mar 2006 - ROBBIE DINWOODIE, Chief Political Correspondent - Herald [ feature ]

    Not even Jack McConnell could restrain himself.

  • What a finale

    23 Mar 2006 - TIM CORNWELL - Scotsman [ news ]

    * Programme for final Edinburgh Festival under Sir Brian McMaster is unveiled
    * One of his favourite works is to be last concert after 15 years
    * Successor is Australian Jonathan Mills.

  • Case Study: ‘Lot of sound and fury, but not much else’

    23 Mar 2006 - Mark Smith - Herald [ feature ]

    Name: Ivor Tiefenbrun
    Position: Founder and chairman
    Activity: the manufacture of top-end home entertainment and hi-fi systems.

  • Play with no words on festival bill

    23 Mar 2006 - PHIL MILLER, Arts Correspondent - Herald [ news ]

    A play with no dialogue, a series of £10 classical concerts and an array of talent from the world of music, dance and theatre are among the features of this year's Edinburgh International Festival.

  • 'Big it up for Lucky Luke!'

    22 Mar 2006 - Lucy Sweet - Guardian [ feature ]

    The SXSW music festival has a reputation for catapulting bands to stardom.

  • Tribute to the Blues, Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh

    22 Mar 2006 - CONRAD WILSON - Herald [ review ]

    Edinburgh Contemporary Arts Trust does itself no favours in compiling programmes which contain at least one work too many.

  • Chance is a fine thing

    22 Mar 2006 - ROWENA SMITH - Herald [ feature ]

    It is a quiet afternoon in Knightswood Secondary School and the strains of I Don't Know How to Love Him, the big ballad from Andrew Lloyd Webber's Jesus Christ Superstar, can be heard coming from the main hall.

  • Maggie Bell/The British Blues Quintet*** RENFREW FERRY, GLASGOW

    22 Mar 2006 - Scotsman [ review ]

    "I'M 61 and I've got a bus pass," declared homecoming heroine Maggie Bell to her welcoming committee of fans, but this non-retiring pensioner's voice - that wonderful bluesy rasp which adorns the Taggart theme tune - hadn't aged a bit.


    22 Mar 2006 - Susan Nickalls - Scotsman [ review ]

    IN RECENT years the new music flag has been kept flying in Edinburgh largely thanks to the sterling efforts of the Hebrides Ensemble and the Edinburgh Contemporary Music Trust (ECAT) - which commissioned three world premieres, tributes to the blues, for this event.

  • My choice for Scots anthem

    22 Mar 2006 - MICHAEL TUMELTY - Herald [ comment ]

    Here we go again.

Supported by:

Scottish Music Centre is supported by Creative Scotland Scottish Music Centre is supported by the IMC Scottish Music Centre is supported by IAMIC Scottish Music Centre is supported by The Dhabba and Dakhin

Scottish Music Centre, City Halls, Candleriggs, Glasgow | T: +44 (0)141 552 5222 | E:
Scottish Music Information Centre Ltd (trading as Scottish Music Centre) is a registered charity: SC012776