The Old Fruitmarket
The Old Fruitmarket is a concert hall, part of the City Halls and adjoining the grand hall. It was a functioning market until the 1970s.
It has hosted concerts by the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra. It has a flexible capacity of 1000-2000 and is used for jazz and traditional music events, and also by the BBC SSO for more experimental contemporary music events.
Events at this venue
There are 7 events at this location
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Canadian quirky popsters who inject their songs with lashings of humour.
Mon 16 Apr
£30 / 0141 353 8000
Arresting singer-songwriter from Dublin's Northside with a full-on guttural vocal style which has found favour with Morrissey.
Sun 11 Mar
£19.50–£29.50 / 0141 353 8000
David O'Doherty: Big Time
Armed with a teeny keyboard and an incredible wit, David presents his latest solo show of comedy and songs, the ledge.
Mon 15 Oct
£21 / 0141 353 8000
An Evening with Damien Dempsey - The Great Irish Songbook
DF Concerts Presents An Evening with Damien Dempsey The Great Irish Songbook Including songs of The Pogues & The Dubliners plus support For Dempsey, people and place are king. His voice is Dublin yet wholly distinctive, almost clichéd to say it, but he is part of a rich bloodline of Irish singers from…
Sun 11 Mar
£29.50, £19.50 / 0141 353 8000
Classy South London singer with a soulful, R&B-tinged sound.
Tue 20 Mar
£25 / 0141 353 8000
Joan As Policewoman
Aka dramatic violinist/vocalist Joan Wasser who has performed with Rufus Wainwright and Antony's Johnsons, and who named her act after the old Angie Dickinson TV show.
Tue 17 Apr
£16–£18 / 0141 353 8000
Reviews & features
SNJO plays Coltrane3 Jul 2007
JAZZ John Coltrane is the most iconic of modern jazz giants, and it was inevitable that the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra would get round to honouring the master. Tommy Smith chose the 40th anniversary of his death, and celebrated Trane’s own…