The Old Fruitmarket

The Old Fruitmarket
Candleriggs, Glasgow, G1 1NQ
  • Box office 0141 353 8000
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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.

Event times

There are 8 events at this location

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Amy MacDonald

Down-to-earth young singer-songwriter from Glasgow performs MOR material from her third album Life in a Beautiful Light.

Tue 22 Nov

£25 / 0141 353 8000

European Outdoor Film Tour

A two hour special edit of nine adventure sports films including mountain biking, climbing, skiing, snowboarding, kayaking, canyoning and BASE jumping.

Mon 7 Nov

£12 / 0141 353 8000


Former X Factor runners up perform pop-opera covers of well-known songs.

Thu 16 Mar 2017

£27.50 / 0141 353 8000

Katie Melua

Emotional pop and sultry acoustica from the Georgia-born singer-songwriter, who is accompanied for this one-off tour by the 24-piece Gori Women's Choir, who are masters of the ancient Georgian tradition of polyphonic singing.

Sat 3 Dec

£19.50–£37.50 / 0141 353 8000

Laura Mvula

The singer-songwriter from Birmingham performs soulful R&B, which takes influences from free-jazz, gospel and psychedelic rock.

Tue 15 Nov

£19.50 / 0141 353 8000


Country pop and laid back acoustic strumming from the sunkissed singer-songwriter.

Tue 29 Nov

£20 / 0141 353 8000

The SSE Scottish Music Awards

An evening honoring musicians and raising funds for charity Nordoff Robbins.

Sat 26 Nov

To be confirmed (table of ten £1350; platinum table £3000 including goody bags and champagne) / 0141 353 8000

For ticketing information email

St Germain

French singer-songwriter and electronic producer.

Thu 10 Nov

£25 / 0141 353 8000

Reviews & features

SNJO plays Coltrane

3 Jul 20074 stars

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…

Comments & ratings

3. sheshe21 Oct 2012, 10:17pm Report

want to be able to get previews to what will be on in Glasgow

2. sheshe21 Oct 2012, 10:16pm Report

looking forward to future musicals etc

1. Maggie5028 Feb 2010, 11:35am Report

Looking for tickets for MartinTaylor @The old fruitemarket on 24 June 2010

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