Music

  • 31 August 2014

    PIPERS in kilts or jeans.

  • 31 August 2014

    THIS is a fabulous set of performances from the Vienna Symphony Orchestra with conductor Manfred Honeck, but there are some ambiguities in its presentation which need cleared up.

  • 31 August 2014

    Pianist Andrew McCormack's first album since moving from London to New York brings into sharp relief all the qualities that made him such a promising force on the UK jazz scene when he released his debut album, Telescope, in 2007 and have continued to present him as an individual voice on subsequent work.

  • 31 August 2014

    In the early hours of August 19, 1936, troops of General Franco's fascist Falange took the poet and dramatist Federico García Lorca to Fuente Grande amidst the olive groves north-east of his beloved home city of Granada.

  • 30 August 2014

    The last time Tony Bennett performed in Glasgow, two years ago, he was already well into his eighties but, over the course of a non-stop 75-minute performance, he positively romped through a programme of no fewer than 26 songs, without pausing for anything more than the briefest chat and acknowledgement of the massive outpouring of affection for him from the packed Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.

  • 30 August 2014

    Musical treats in extended programme