Perth Festival

15th - 27th May 2017
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Today at the Festival

12:00

Perth Concert Hall

12:30

St John's Kirk of Perth

Free Event

20:00

Perth Concert Hall

1988

PERTH FESTIVAL of the ARTS - Wednesday 18 to Sunday 29 May 1988
 
Day/Date
Event
Venue
Artistes
Programme
Throughout
Visual Arts
Art Gallery
James Morrison, ARSA; James McBey
Tuesday 17
Opera Talk
Salutation Hotel
John Currie
“Cosi fan Tutte”
Wednesday 18
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Strathallan School
 
Orchestral Concert
City Hall
BBC Scottish SymphonyOrchestra (Hurst/Donohoe)
Dvorak, Faure, McLeod, Beethoven
Drama
Theatre
TAG Theatre Company
“Great Expectations”
Thursday 19
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Perth Grammar School
 
Chamber Recital
Battleby
Endellion String Quartet
Haydn, Britten, Beethoven
Drama
Theatre
TAG Theatre Company
“Great Expectations”
Friday 20
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Blairgowrie High School
 
Piano Recital
City Hall
Je Hee Suh
Beethoven, Chopin, Tchaikovsky, Liszt
Firework Display
South Inch
Shell Shock Firework Company/Perthshire Youth Brass
( weather permitting )
Saturday 21
Saturday Morning
St John’s
John McLeod
Young Composers’ Workshop/Concert
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Cosi fan Tutte”
Light Music
City Hall
The Joe Loss Orchestra
“That Old Black Magic”
Sunday 22
 
Festival Service
St John’s
Rev David Ogston
Rev Alan Reid, Chaplain, University of Aberdeen
Rock Event
Electric Whispers
Tayside Groups
 
Choral Concert
St John’s
Perth Festival Chorus & Orchestra (Currie/McPhee)
Vivaldi, Handel, Haydn
Verse Recital
Battleby
Edith McArthur and John Shedden
“A Scottish Postbag”
Monday 23
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Morrison’s Academy, Crieff
 
Chamber Concert
City Hall
Australian Chamber Orchestra (Pini)
Mozart, Sculthorpe, Vaughan Williams, Mozart
Drama
Upper Springland
Theatre Co-op
“The Burgher’s Tale”
Tuesday 24
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Trinity College, Glenalmond
 
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Cosi fan Tutte”
Drama
Upper Springland
Theatre Co-op
“The Burgher’s Tale”
Wednesday 25
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Perth Academy
 
Chamber Recital
Scone Palace
Xue Wei (violin) and Patsy Toh (piano)
Vitali, Brahms, Wieniawski, Beeethoven, Ravel
Choral Concert
Theatre
Cantabile
“Music of the Night”
Thursday 26
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
St Columba’s RC High School
 
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Cosi fan Tutte”
Friday 27
Music at Mid-day
St John’s
Perth High School
 
Chamber Concert
City Hall
Franz Liszt Chamber Orchestra (Rolla/Rampal)
Dvorak, JS Bach, CPE Bach, Bartok
Poetry Recital
Studio Theatre
Alex McCrindle
“William Soutar – Poet of Perth”
Saturday 28
Saturday Morning
St John’s
Viva Voce
 
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Cosi fan Tutte”
Orchestral Concert
City Hall
Halle Orchestra (Thomspn)
“Music from the Ballet”
Sunday 29
Orchestral Concert
City Hall
Halle Orchestra (Hughes/Cahill)
Wagner, R Strauss, Holst
 
 

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