Classical music hitlist
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BBC Proms in the Park (pictured) The spirit of the Last Night of the Proms comes to Glasgow, with the BBC SSO joined by trombone player Christian Lindberg and Canadian soprano Measha Brueggergosman. Glasgow Green, Sat 9 Sep.
National Youth Choir of Scotland Not long back from a phenomenal debut at the London Proms, the finest of Scotland’s young singers continue to celebrate the choir’s tenth anniversary in a gala concert for which they will be joined by the RSNO. With their bright voices and crystal clear diction, their first class reputation, gained over the past ten years, is well deserved. Usher Hall, Edinburgh, Sun 17 Sep.
NYOS Futures Continuing their unique explorations into contemporary music, a small ensemble of players from the National Youth Orchestra of Scotland’s Camerata presents an informal concert designed to develop a future for the interest in the music and musicians of today. Conductor and composer Edward Harper is just the man to introduce and explain the wonderful world of Xenakis. City Halls, Glasgow, Thu 7 Sep.