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Tuesday, 16 August 2011

Sound Chamber - 22nd August, St Andrew's and St George's

At the Edinburgh Fringe next week, 22nd August, St Andrew’s and St George’s Church, 13 George Street, Edinburgh EH2 2PA

  • Collection of bite-sized performances from 4 Scottish ensembles, showcasing Scottish chamber music
  • With information for chamber music lovers about music to be enjoyed in the year ahead
  • Fringe venue # 111
2.30 pm - 3.45 pm:- Early chamber and Scots music combine to create a magical step back in time, followed by a feast of contemporary music from Mr McFall’s:-
Concerto Caledonia
Traditional and early Scottish material from the Revenge of the Folksingers
Mr McFall’s Chamber
Gavin Bryars: The Church Closest the Sea
Martyn Bennett: Peewits
Piazzolla: Adios Nonino
Raymond Scott: Portofino

6 pm - 7.15 pm :- The beauty of the Bach Psalm is a perfect match for the intimate church setting, with Walton’s energetic Facade bringing the concert to a sparkling close.
Dunedin Consort
Vivaldi: Cessate, Omai Cessate
G.F. Handel: HW 56 Messiah
J.S. Bach/Pergolesi: BWV 1051 Tilge, Höchster, meine Sünden
Auricle Ensemble
Selection from William Walton’s Facade

Box Office: Tickets £5 (£3) per concert
Available from the Venue on 0131 225 3847 or the Fringe at

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