Music, Classical within 5 miles of Edinburgh

150 events within 5 miles

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Sunday 2 November

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £10 (Children £6; Family £29) 0131 228 1155
Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£32 (£10–£22) 0131 228 1155

Yuri Temirkanov conducts Liadov's Kikimora; Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No 3 in D minor with Nikolai Lugansky; and Shostakovich's Symphony No 10 in E minor.

Tuesday 4 November

Reid Concert Hall, Edinburgh Free 0131 651 4336

The duo performs the two-piano version of Stravinsky's Rite of Spring.

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £19.50–£26.50 0131 228 1155

Friday 7 November

Reid Concert Hall, Edinburgh Free 0131 651 4336
Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£37 (£6–£18.50) 0131 228 1155

Saturday 8 November

The Brunton, Musselburgh £12 (£24.95 inc high tea) 0131 665 2240

Performing Haydn Sonata in E flat major, Hob XVI:52, Debussy Images, Series I and Schumann Davidsbündlertänze, opus.

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh £7.50–£11 0131 334 3140

A selection of favourites from stage, screen and British light music, with pieces by Sullivan, Richard Rodgers and others; vintage radio themes – In Town Tonight and Puffin’ Billy; plus the theme from Schindler’s List and A Salute to the Big Bands.

There's also a selection of music reflecting WW I, including 'Roses of Picardy', George Butterworth’s 'The Banks of Green Willow', Eric Coates’ 'Wood Nymphs' and 'Tommies’ Tunes'.

Plus a selection of songs from Trial by Jury, Iolanthe, Chu Chin Chow; Faust and others, sung by Bruce Graham.

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Monday 10 November

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh £13–£22 (£12–£20) 0131 668 2019

Opening the New Town Concert Society 50th anniversary season playing Purcell Chacony in G minor Z730, Haydn Quartet in C, Op 33 No 3, Beethoven Quartet in F minor Op 95 and Shostakovich Quartet in F, No 3.

Tuesday 11 November

The Brunton, Musselburgh £6 (£12 inc lunch) 0131 665 2240

Performing Beethoven Piano Sonata ‘Les Adieux’ and Chopin Sonata in B minor Op. 58.

Wednesday 12 November

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh Prices to be confirmed 0131 220 4348

Friday 14 November

McEwan Hall, Edinburgh Free 0131 651 2189

Parry's Blest pair of sirens, Parry's I was glad, Stanford's Magnificat Op. 164, and Finzi's Part songs.

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£37 (under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free; disabled £6–£18.50) 0131 228 1155

Saturday 15 November

Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh £10 (Students £5; accompanied under 18s free) 0131 556 3515

Masses by Mozart and Haydn.

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St Andrew's and St George's Church, Edinburgh £18 (£16; students/children/unwaged £5) 0131 225 3847

Eighteenth century music by Telemann, Vivaldi, Handel, Bach and others, in a concert promoted by the Georgian Concert Society.

St Serf's Parish Church, Edinburgh £11 (£9; Students £5; Children £1) 0131 668 2019

Mozart's Symphony No 35 in D major, K385; Schubert's Symphony No 8 D759 ('Unfinished'); Brahms' s Violin Concerto in D major, Op 77. Peter Evans conducts, with guest soloist Tom Bowes (violin).

Sunday 16 November

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh £10–£12 0131 668 2019

Richard Strauss' Till Eulenspiegel einmal anders!, Prokofiev's Quintet, Johann Strauss' Emperor Waltz – as arranged by that unlikely but dedicated fan of light music Arnold Schoenberg – and Schoenberg's own Chamber Symphony No 1, arranged by Anton Webern.

Monday 17 November

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh £15 (£12; Students £5; Children free) 0131 668 2019

Opening their Queen's Hall season with 'Postcard from Paris' featuring Haydn String Quartet Op 54 No 2, Debussy String Quartet in G Minor Op 10 and Franck Piano Quintet in F Minor (with guest pianist Simon Callaghan).

Wednesday 19 November

Friday 21 November

Reid Concert Hall, Edinburgh Free 0131 651 4336

Mozart's Sonata for violin and piano in G major K301, Respighi's Sonata for violin and piano in B minor, and Bartók's Romanian Folk Dances.

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Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£37 (disabled £6–£18.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) 0131 228 1155

Saturday 22 November

Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh Prices to be confirmed 0131 556 3515

Music by Britten, Martin, MacMillan, Smyth and Weill.

Sunday 23 November

St Cuthbert's Church, Edinburgh £13 (£11; Students £8; schoolchildren free) 0131 228 1155

Neil Mantle conducts Borodin: 'Overture' to Prince Igor; Rachmaninov's Piano Concerto No 2 in C minor with soloist Robin Hutt, and Tchaikovsky's Symphony No 5 in E minor, opus 64.

Wednesday 26 November

The Jam House, Edinburgh £14 (£12; under 18s £5) 0131 226 4380

Thursday 27 November

Sunday 30 November

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£32 (£10–£30; under 16s free) 0131 228 1155
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Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh Prices to be confirmed 0131 228 1155

The choir is joined by Edinburgh Pro Music Orchestra and Morley Whitehead (organ) for Finzi's Et In Terra Pax; Haydn's Nelson Mass and Bingham's The Christmas Truce.

Monday 1 December

Blackwell's, Edinburgh Free 0131 622 8218
Blackwell's, Edinburgh Free 0131 622 8218

Friday 5 December

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£37 (disabled £6–£18.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) 0131 228 1155

Saturday 6 December

St Cuthbert's Church, Edinburgh £14 (£12; students £5; Children free) 0131 229 1142

Bach's Magnificat, Handel's Coronation Abthems and Purcell's Rejoice in the Lord Alway.

Tuesday 9 December

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £3 (students and schoolchildren free) 0131 228 1155
Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£32 0131 228 1155