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Dalziel + Scullion: Tumadh | Immersion

  • 4 stars

Work from the celebrated environmental artists, exploring relations between mankind and the natural world, shown at An Lanntair in Stornoway and Dovecot in Edinburgh.

An Lanntair Arts Centre and Cinema, Isle of Lewis

Thu 21 Aug

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 01851 708480

Part of Generation.

  • 10:00 – 23:00
…and 8 more dates until 31 Aug

Dovecot Studios, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30

Fri 22 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30

Sat 23 Aug

Free / 0131 550 3660

Part of Edinburgh Art Fair.

  • 10:30 – 18:30
…and 20 more dates until 13 Sep

Beethoven for Breakfast

Royal Over-Seas League Beethoven and contemporaries. Thomas Atkins tenor, Trinity Trio, Lazarus Quartet, Michael Foyle violin, Yelian He cello, and pianists Carson Becke and Yasmin Rowe. Different programmes each concert. Tea/coffee and pastries afterwards included. www.rosl.org.uk.

Royal Overseas League, Edinburgh

Fri 22 Aug

Princes Suite

£12 (£10) / 0131 225 1501

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Kathy Hinde: Tipping Point

Audio-visual installation in which microphones feeding back inside water-filled vessels respond to the constantly changing water levels.

Woodend Barn Arts Centre, Banchory

Sun 2 Nov

Free / 01330 825431

Part of sound-scotland.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Mon 3 Nov

Free / 01330 825431

Part of sound-scotland.

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Tue 4 Nov

Free / 01330 825431

Part of sound-scotland.

  • 10:00 – 16:00
…and 3 more dates until 8 Nov

Brighton Mini Maker Faire

Art and crafts get comfy with science and technology as this family friendly festival of all things creative.

Brighton Dome

Sat 6 Sep

£8; £6 adv / 01273 709709

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Corn Exchange, Brighton

Sat 6 Sep

£6 in advance; £8 on the door (Children free) / 020 7284 3444

Electric Fields

One day music festival set in the Dumfriesshire hills, with a focus on Scottish talent. The line-up for 2014 includes We Were Promised Jetpacks, Fatherson, The LaFontaines, Stanley Odd, Honeyblood, Vigo Thieves, Prides, Anderson McGinty Webster & Fisher, Neon Waltz, Miaoux Miaoux, Bombskare, United Fruit, Woodenbox…

Drumlanrig Castle and Country Estate, Dumfries

Sat 30 Aug

£27 / 01848 331555

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Festival Mass

Singers from the Sixteen perform Victoria's motet Sancta Maria succurre miseris at this festival mass.

St John the Evangelist Church, Cumnock

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 01290 421031

Part of The Cumnock Tryst.

  • 11:00

George Montague

Contemporary jazz with elements of rock and pop by the singer-songwriter and musician.

Royal Albert Hall, London SW7

Sat 15 Nov

Verdi - Italian Kitchen

Free / 020 7589 8212

  • 12:00 – 13:30

Jeffrey Siegel: Keyboard Conversations – Gershwin & Friends

The American pianist combines performance with spoken commentary, with pieces by Gershwin, Copland, Bernstein and Edward MacDowell.

Kings Place, London N1

Sun 5 Oct

£14.50 / 020 7520 1490

Katie Paterson: Earth-Moon-Earth

This early work by Paterson consists of Beethoven's Sonata for Piano No 14, better known as the 'Moonlight' Sonata, translated into Morse code and beamed at the moon; the reflected transmission is then re-translated back into musical form and played on a piano, complete with missing notes where the moon's surface has…

Jupiter Artland, Wilkieston

Thu 21 Aug

Included in admission / 01506 889900

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Fri 22 Aug

Included in admission / 01506 889900

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sat 23 Aug

Included in admission / 01506 889900

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 21 more dates until 28 Sep

Laura Jurd Quartet

Contemporary jazz from the London-based trumpeter-composer and her accompanying musicians.

Cadogan Hall, London SW1X

Tue 26 Aug

Free / 020 7730 4500

  • 12:00
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Nick Cave: Chasing the Myth

Images of Nick Cave in an exhibition to mark the film 20,000 Days on Earth, including stills by Amelia Troubridge and photos by David Corio, Andrew Whitton and Steve Double.

Proud Camden, London NW1

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 0207 482 3867

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 0207 482 3867

  • 11:00 – 17:00

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 0207 482 3867

  • 11:00 – 17:00
…and 58 more dates until 2 Nov

Scottish Chamber Orchestra: Sir Scallywag and the Golden Underpants

Paul Rissmann's adaptation of Giles Andreae's children's book is conducted by Ben Gernon and is presented by Chris Jarvis. Note: May contain a bottom. Among other items on the programme are Handel's suitably explosive Music for the Royal Fireworks.

Assembly Rooms, Edinburgh

Sat 14 Feb 2015

£5–£12 / 0131 220 4348

  • 12:00

Theo Travis Quartet

The saxophonist with his accompanying musicians, performs contemporary jazz.

Eagle Tavern, Rochester

Sun 24 Aug

Free / 01634 409040

  • 12:00 – 22:30

Trish Clowes Duo

Trish Clowes, saxophone and Ross Stanley, piano collaborate to perform contemporary jazz.

Cadogan Hall, London SW1X

Thu 21 Aug

Free / 020 7730 4500

  • 12:00

Urban Dialogues: Navigations

Artists with interesting perspectives on belief come together.

Red Gallery, London EC2A

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 020 7729 8080

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Thu 4 Sep

Free / 020 7729 8080

  • 12:00 – 19:00

Fri 5 Sep

Free / 020 7729 8080

  • 12:00 – 19:00
…and 16 more dates until 21 Sep

Yann Seznec: Currents

New composition exploring ideas of distance, data, modern convenience and memory, created from hundreds of fans controlled by real-time weather data.

Police Box, Edinburgh

Thu 21 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Fri 22 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 18:00

Sat 23 Aug

Free

Part of Edinburgh Art Festival.

  • 10:00 – 18:00
…and 8 more dates until 31 Aug