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Music – Barbara Dickson will tour in 2022

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Barbara Dickson has announced a UK tour which will include Edinburgh's Usher Hall during March and April 2022.The tour is to promote her latest album, Time Is Going Faster, which was released last October....

Coronavirus – New walk through testing centre open now at Usher Hall

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A new walk-through coronavirus testing centre has opened in Edinburgh. The new facility is being provided by the UK Government as part of a UK-wide drive to continue to improve the accessibility of coronavirus testing...

The RSNO bring you the world premiere of a lost Vaughan Williams piece

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This coming weekend a large-scale visionary masterpiece, The Future by Ralph Vaughan Williams will be performed - a work that was lost till now.The RSNO with conductor Martin Yates will play the...

World Fair Trade Gathering – in photos

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The World Fair Trade Gathering was staged at the Usher Hall on Saturday night and presented by Gail Porter and Eunice Olumide. It was held to celebrate World Fair Trade Day with over 70...

Antipodean Whole Lotta Love is on the road again

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Fire's in their belly and the telly's out the window. It promises to be another utter Usher Hall Masters Mash-up as ‘Stairway To Heaven: Led Zeppelin Masters’ returns for a UK & European Tour to Celebrate...

At the Usher Hall on Monday night – Love Music choirs – get your...

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The two Love Music Choirs - the Love Music Community Choir and the Love Music Junior Choir will hold their concert next Monday 12 November 2018 at the Usher Hall. TICKETS AVAILABLE FROM Usher Hall Box...

At the Usher Hall – cinema with a live orchestra

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The Senbla Concert Orchestra will provide the orchestral backdrop to British Christmas cinematic classic, Love Actually at the Usher Hall in early December. The RSNO is also performing there on two evenings with music...

Review: Caro Emerald *****

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Photo: caroemerald.comI’m always surprised when people tell me they’ve never heard of Caro Emerald. Ask any of the delighted audience at Edinburgh’s Usher Hall on Saturday night and they will wax lyrical about...

Angela Hewitt will play solo piano with the Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra at the Usher...

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Sibelius’s visionary Fifth Symphony, plus the musical heroism of Beethoven’s Emperor Concerto will feature in the Sunday Classics 2018-19 Season at the Usher Hall.  The Vienna Tonkünstler Orchestra will play in the second concert in...

Review: Love and Affection for Joan Armatrading at the Usher Hall *****

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 It was a scene doubtless replicated across the country. November 1976. A spotty-faced 14-year-old finally plucks up the courage to strut across the school disco dance floor and ask the attractive girl he’s had...

A bit of Gershwin at the Usher Hall this Sunday

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Wondering what to do this weekend? Get a ticket for the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra at The Usher Hall and they will transport you to the city that never sleeps with Rhapsody in Blue.BBC...

At the Usher Hall – rock and pop from now till Christmas

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Some of the biggest names in rock and pop music, from 60s legends to today’s chart-toppers, are coming to Edinburgh’s Usher Hall this Autumn.The Usher Hall is the Scottish capital’s go-to concert venue, and...

National Youth Orchestra of Canada

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Edinburgh's City Youth Cafe hosts Canada's National Youth OrchestraA number of members of Canada's NYO performed an extract earlier today from their upcoming Usher Hall concert at the 6VT Edinburgh City Youth Cafe in...

The Orchestra of the Americas

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Passionate, flamboyant, brilliantly incisive: The Orchestra of the Americas is one of the world’s most remarkable youth ensembles. Bringing together the most accomplished young musicians aged 18 to 30 from throughout North and South...

Joan Armatrading – Open to Persuasion at the Usher Hall

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  When this ageing reporter first fell in love at the tender age of 14 way back in the summer of 1976, there was a song around that time that tugged at the emotional heart...

New Sunday Classics programme billed for the Usher Hall

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A new Sunday Classics programme has just been unveiled for the Usher Hall beginning on 14 October 2018. Tickets are on sale from today.If we start at the end then you will perhaps understand...

BAFTA Winning TV Choirmaster Gareth Malone comes to Usher Hall

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Following the resounding success of the 2017 tour BAFTA Winning TV Choirmaster Gareth Malone will appear at the Usher Hall on 31 May.This limited run of five new dates in Spring 2018 will see...

‘Far, Far From Ypres’ tour of Scotland to mark the centenary of WWI

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A critically acclaimed multimedia production featuring renowned Scots performers including Barbara Dickson and Siobhan Miller is to embark on a commemorative tour of Scotland to mark the centenary of World War One.Delivered by WW100...

At The Usher Hall – Arabella Steinbacher with Dresden Philharmonic

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Arabella Steinbacher performs Tchaikovsky's sublime violin concerto on her 1716 Stradivarius at Edinburgh's Usher Hall with the Dresden Philharmonic OrchestraSunday Classics at Usher Hall, Edinburgh3:00pm, Sunday 27 May 2018Arabella Steinbacher will make her Usher Hall debut and...

Brigadoon reinterpreted by contemporary Edinburgh Kiltmaker

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Howie Nicholsby of 21st Century Kilts dresses Patricia Ward KellyWhile most people think of dance when they think of Gene Kelly, music was central to his work. It influenced him; inspired him; and, in...

RSNO announce details of new season

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Thomas Søndergård takes up his position as Music Director at the Royal Scottish National Orchestra from October this year. The orchestra announced their programme which the 36th music director is making his own with the...

RSNO cancel Usher Hall concert tomorrow

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The RSNO concert planned for tomorrow evening at the Usher Hall, Edinburgh will no longer go ahead due to the bad weather.Stravinsky's Firebird which will also be performed at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall...

Speaking to Bright Light Bright Light

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In case you didn't know Erasure is coming to play at the Usher Hall on 3 February and now their support has been announced. Bright Light Bright Light is the sole support act  and the Welsh...

Nicola Benedetti and the RSNO invite you to tweet along on Wednesday

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Nicola Benedetti and Scotland’s national orchestra welcome guests to their rehearsal to mark the start of a new SeasonThe Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) and  violinist Nicola Benedetti invite their supporters to join them...

Sister Act Live Choir Heading to Edinburgh

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Sister Act, the classic 1992 musical comedy starring Whoopi Goldberg, is the latest film to receive the ‘live cinema’ treatment with the ‘Sister Act Live Choir’, UK Tour presented by Amacoast Cinema.Film fans have...

An Audience With Ian Waite & Natalie Lowe – Somewhere in Time

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Edinburgh aficionados of BBC One’s Strictly Come Dancing will be delighted to hear that two of the show’s professional dancers – Ian Waite and Natalie Lowe – are bringing their stage show to the...

Edinburgh International Festival 2017 – our first recommendations

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EIF unveiled its 70th Anniversary programme from the august Church Of Scotland Assembly Hall on The Mound earlier today. To an accompanying sleek and chic audio-visual platform, Director, Fergus Linehan, extended the city's welcome to...

The RSNO announce wonderfully diverse 2017:18 season

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This season the RSNO will pay tribute to Gene Kelly, Leonard Bernstein, Gershwin and they will perform at the RSNO at the Movies series at the Edinburgh International Festival. All of this American influence will...

Scotland’s only five-star concert venue celebrates

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The 100 year history of Edinburgh's Usher Hall includes sell-out shows by the Rolling Stones, Johnny Cash and Ella Fitzgerald, but the real stars can be found off stage. Staff at Edinburgh’s flagship music venue are celebrating a...

Jeffrey Archer will be in Edinburgh in November – tickets on sale today

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Jeffrey Archer, former politician and prolific author will speak at an exclusive Edinburgh International Book Festival event in the capital next month. This is part of the Booked! series of events supported by players...

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