Evening events, Kids, Music

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The RSNO Christmas Concert: The Snowman

A family-friendly concert of carols and seasonal tunes, including the now annual screening of Dianne Jackson's 1982 film of Raymond Briggs' The Snowman with live musical accompaniment, because nothing spells 'Christmas' like a magical fable about the transience of life. Christopher Bell conducts.

Caird Hall, Dundee

Fri 19 Dec

£12.50 / 01382 434940

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall

Sat 20 Dec

£15–£35 (disabled £7.50–£17.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 0141 353 8000

  • 18:00

Music Hall, Aberdeen

Thu 18 Dec

£11–£22.50 (disabled £6.50–£11.25; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) / 01224 641122

  • 19:30

The Alleycats: Contemporary a Cappella

Young, mischievous and ready to drop some fresh beats, The Alleycats sing everything from hip hop mash-ups to Motown and pop - dance moves included. The 13 vocalists in this high-energy act provide award-winning contemporary a cappella, combining a full range of male and female voices amid a velvety blend. Whether…

Assembly George Square, Edinburgh

Mon 11 Aug

Three

£9.50 (£8) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Tue 12 Aug

Three

£9.50 (£8) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Wed 13 Aug

Three

£9.50 (£8) / 0131 623 3030

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

…and 12 more dates until 25 Aug

Gosfest 2014

Local artists and bands play across two stages and four days at this family-friendly festival. This year welcomes a shopping marquee.

Walpole Park, Gosport

Thu 7 Aug

£2 per entry; £10 for festival pass (Children £1) / 02393 787613

  • 17:30 – 23:30

Lupton House 1940s Weekend

Party like it's 1949 at this retro weekend, with a craft and vintage fair, tea room, military reenactments, outside displays and a Saturday dance. Booking is essential.

Lupton House, Brixham

Sat 20 Sep

£12

Saturday dance. Limited spaces available.

  • 19:30 – 00:00

National Children's Orchestras of Great Britain – Main Orchestra

The Main Orchestra is the flagship ensemble of the National Children's Orchestras of Great Britain, admitting young musicians aged up to 14.

Colston Hall, Bristol

Sat 9 Aug

£5.38–£19.35 / 0117 922 3686

Programme includes Sibelius' Symphony No 2, Bernstein's toe-tapping West Side Story – Symphonic Dances and José Pablo Moncayo's Huapango.

  • 19:00

National Children's Orchestras of Great Britain – Under 13 Orchestra

The Under 13 Orchestra of the National Children's Orchestras of Great Britain is for young musicians to get a taste of performing in a major UK concert venue.

Leeds Town Hall

Sat 16 Aug

£10–£18

Roger Clarkson conducts Walton's Spitfire Prelude and Fugue; Williams' Hymn to the Fallen; Grofé's ‘Sunrise’ and ‘On The Trail’ from Grand Canyon Suite; Walton's 'Prelude' to Richard III; Tchaikovsky's 'Waltz' from Serenade for Strings and 1812 Overture.

The Singing Kettle: Fantastic Funfair

Thrills and spills as the Kettle gang take on the helter skelters and merry-go-rounds of the funfair! With old songs including 'Apples and Bananas' and 'My Aunt Came Back' as well as some brand new ditties, plus the all-important chance for kids to join the team onstage.

Rothes Halls, Glenrothes

Fri 5 Dec

£13 / 01592 611101

Stranraer RNLI Park Fest

Stranraer Inshore Lifeboats adopt their land legs for a fundraising music festival featuring a range of local and familiar artists as well as craft stalls, fun fair rides and The Marine Lake with its pirate ship.

Agnew Park, Stranraer

Fri 22 Aug

Prices vary / 01387 253862

  • 19:00 – 23:30