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

1997

PERTH FESTIVAL of the ARTS - Tuesday 20 May to Sunday 1 June 1997
 
 
Day/Date
Event
Venue
Artistes
Programme
Throughout
Visual Arts
Art Gallery
“Back to their roots” – John Hunter, Derrick Guild, Duncan Robertson, Susan Mowatt and Arran Ross 
Tuesday 20
Opera Talk
Station Hotel
John Currie
“Marriage of Figaro”
Friday 23
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Glenalmond College
 
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Marriage of Figaro”
Saturday 24
Saturday Morning
St John’s
John Langdon (organ) and Angela Whelan (trumpet)
JS Bach, Telemann, Gabrieli, Peeters, Hovhaness
Light Music Night
City Hall
Helen Shapiro and her Band with Craig Douglas
 
Sunday 25
Festival Service
St John’s
Rev David Ogston
Prof. Charles McKean
Orchestral Concert
City Hall
Moscow State Symphony Orchestra (Kogan/Kogan)
Katchaturian, Shostakovich, Bruch, Tchaikovsky
Monday 26
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Morrison’s Academy, Crieff
 
Dance
Theatre
British Gas Ballet Central
 
Tuesday 27
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
St Columba’s High School
 
Chamber Concert
Scone Palace
London Winds (Collins/Roge) – “Caprice”
Taffenel, Poulenc, Saint-Saens, Damase, Francaix, Tansman
Drama
Theatre
Theatre Modo
“King Lear – The All-Licensed Fool”
Wednesday 28
Coffee Concert
City Hall
London Winds (Collins)
Milhaud, Barber, Farkas, Francaix, Ibert
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Strathallan School
 
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Marriage of Figaro”
Thursday 29
Schools’ Workshops
City Halls
London Winds
 
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Perth Academy
 
Light Entertainment
Theatre
Richard Stilgoe and Peter Skellern
“Rambling on Tour”
Piano Recital
City Hall
Pascal Roge
Faure, Satie, Ravel, Poulenc, Debussy
Friday 30
Coffee Concert
City Hall
Quatuor Parisii
Mozart, Haydn, Brahms
Music at Mid-Day
St John’s
Blairgowrie High School
 
Drama
Theatre
Geraldine McEwan
“Jane Austen”
Chamber Recital
Battleby
Pascal Roge, Michael Collins and Phillipa Davies
Milhaud, Poulenc, Brahms, Faure, Saint-Saens
Saturday 31
Saturday Morning
Old Chambers
Allan Neave and Simon Dinnigan
“Music for the Classical Guitar”
Opera
Theatre
Perth Festival Opera
“Marriage of Figaro”
Light Music Night
City Hall
The Scottish Fiddle Orchestra
 
Chamber Concert
St John’s
Quatuor Parisii and Pascal Roge
Faure, Ravel, Franck
Sunday 1
Coral Concert
City Hall
Scottish Chamber Orchestra/PFA Chorus (Currie)
Haydn (Te Deum), Mozart, Haydn (Mass)
 
 

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