Music, Classical within 5 miles of Edinburgh

138 events within 5 miles

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Sunday 23 November

Reid Concert Hall, Edinburgh £10 (£5; Members £3) 0131 651 4336

Ralph Vaughan Williams: A Pastoral Symphony and Jean Sibelius: Scènes historiques 1, Opus 25.

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

Stockbridge Parish Church, Edinburgh £7 (£5; free to staff and students of Edinburgh Napier University) 0131 332 0122

Mozart: Overture, Idomeneo K366 and Symphony No 8 in D major, K48; Vivaldi: ‘Spring’ from Four Seasons (soloist: Pierre Louis Attard) and Piccolo Concerto in C major, RV443 (soloist: Laura Cioffi). Also works by student composers.

The Jam House, Edinburgh £14 (£12; under 18s £5) 0131 668 2019

Book via the Queen's Hall box office only.

Thursday 27 November

The Brunton, Musselburgh £15 (£13) 0131 473 2000

Book via Hub tickets only.

Saturday 29 November

Sunday 30 November

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£32 (£10–£30; under 16s free) 0131 228 1155
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St Giles' Cathedral, Edinburgh Free 0131 226 0673

The Southside Choir sings seasonal pieces.

Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh £12–£18 (£15; Students £5) 0131 473 2000

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

Tuesday 2 December

The Brunton, Musselburgh £12 lunch and concert (Concert only £6) 0131 665 2240

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 Mary's Cathedral, Edinburgh £11 0131 225 6293

Charpentier's Messe de Minuit.

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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.

Monday 8 December

The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh £13–£22 (£12–£20) 0131 473 2000

Performing Beethoven Quartet in D Op 18 No 3, new work by Turnage and Mozart Quartet in F K590.

Tuesday 9 December

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

Wednesday 10 December

St Cecilia's Hall, Edinburgh £10 (£8) 0131 650 2805

Avison's Concerto Grosso No 5, Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No 3 and Concerto for Oboe and Violin in C Minor, and Handel's Dixit Dominus, with guest conductor Jason Orringe.

Thursday 11 December

Friday 12 December

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £15–£35 (disabled £7.50–£17.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) 0131 228 1155

Saturday 13 December

Polwarth Parish Church, Edinburgh Prices to be confirmed 01383 851 279
Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh Prices to be confirmed 0131 668 2019

Christmas pieces, conducted by John Gormley.

Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh £18 (£16; students/children/unwaged ) 0131 556 3515

Carols by England's first great composer William Byrd, plus pieces from the Trinity Carol Roll. Concert promoted by the Georgian Concert Society.

Monday 15 December

Tuesday 16 December

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £12–£32 0131 228 1155

The choir performs Christmas music including Poulenc’s Quatre Motets pour le temps de Noël.

Wednesday 17 December

Canongate Kirk, Edinburgh Prices to be confirmed 0131 668 2019

Saturday 20 December

St Cuthbert's Church, Edinburgh Free 0131 229 1142

Music for Christmas.

St Cuthbert's Church, Edinburgh Prices to be confirmed 0131 229 1142

A concert of Christmas carols.

Sunday 21 December

Usher Hall, Edinburgh £15–£35 (disabled £7.50–£17.50; under 26s/mature students/unemployed £6; under 16s free) 0131 228 1155
The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh £5 0131 668 2019

The Children's Messiah is special 45 minute shortened version for all the family.

Thursday 1 January 2015