Lammermuir Festival 2012 highlights include magnificent spectacle at Tantallon Castle

East Lothian will come alive with the sound of music this September

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This article is from 2012.

Lammermuir Festival

Tantallon Castle will be brought to life on September 17th

Lammermuir Festival promotes ‘Beautiful Music in Beautiful Places’, where classical music can be heard in striking and often unexpected places.

As part of the Year of Creative Scotland, a unique and spectacular light and music performance will bring one of Scotland’s most breathtaking historic sites, Tantallon Castle, to life on 17 September. A powerful musical score will tell a tale of intrigue, battle, witchcraft and downfall as images are projected on the castle’s walls.

The festival will also host concerts at beautiful churches across East Lothian, Lennoxlove House, Glenkinchie Distillery and even a fruit farm! Check out the programme of walks and talks on offer too.

Various Venues Across East Lothian, 14-23 September.

Year of Creative Scotland is helping to spotlight, celebrate and promote Scotland’s cultural and creative strengths on a world stage. Find out all that this special year has to offer at www.visitscotland.com/creative.

This article is from 2012.

Lammermuir Festival

The Lammermuir Festival presents great music in the picturesque surroundings of East Lothian. The 2017 festival features performances from the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, the Royal Northern Sinfonia, Steven Osborne, Quatuor Mosaïque, Orlando Consort (providing the live score to a classic silent film), Red Note…

Various venues: East Lothian

Fri 15 Sep 2017

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Sat 16 Sep 2017

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Sun 17 Sep 2017

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…and 7 more dates until 24 Sep 2017

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