January 2022 Concert Diary

Sunday 9th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Jordan English – organ
J.S. Bach Prelude in E minor BWV 548
Duruflé Prélude sur l’Introïtde l’Épiphanie
Alain Suite
Litaize Reges Tharsis
Mendelssohn Sonata V

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Sunday 16th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Michael Harris – organ
Oliver Messiaen La Nativité du Seigneur
Michael Harris plays Messiaen‘s famous cycle, written in 1935, one of the most significant works for organ of the 20th century, and especially suited to the Rieger organ in St Giles’.

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Postponed Saturday 22nd January – Saturday 5th February, daily Postponed
Burns and Beyond – Michael Pendry’s Les Colombes

Following a series of stunning installations in recent years for Burns&Beyond at St. Giles’ Cathedral, we are thrilled to welcome German artist Michael Pendry to Scotland for his first installation with the beautiful Les Colombes (The Doves), a winding column of more than 2,500 origami paper doves which will fly the full length of the cathedral. Symbolizing love, hope and kindness, the doves encourage a feeling of optimism as we reflect on years past and look ahead into 2022.

Tickets purchased for these dates will be moved to the reanrranged dates. For furthe information please visit www.burnsandbeyond.com
 

Sunday 23rd at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Alena Bulatetskaya – Accordion.

We welcome Edinburgh-based Russian accordion virtuoso Alena Bulatetskaya with a widely varied programme of music from Bach to the present day.

Alena appears in association with Live Music Now Scotland

J.S.Bach French Suite No.2 in C minor BWV813
F.J.Haydn Sonata in G major (Finale)
F.J.Haydn Sonata in E flat major (Finale)
Fazil Say Jazz Fantasy on Mozart
Arr. Art Van Damm Deep Purple; Taking a chance on love
Rachmaninoff Barcarolle
Anatoly Kusyakov Autumnal Sceneries
Andrey Petrov Waltz from Beware the car

Owing to illness this is a change to the previously advertised concert 

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Sunday 30th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six

St Giles’ Cathedral Choir
Jordan English 
– Organ
Michael Harris – Master of the Music

Fauré Cantique de Jean Racine
Elgar The spririt of the Lord
Ives Listen sweet dove
Mendelssohn Verleih uns Frieden
Holst Nunc Dimittis

MacMillan Data est mihi
Bainton And I saw a new heaven
Chilcott Be thou my vision
Handel Zadok the priest

This concert is in aid of Bethany Christian Trust, marking Homeless Sunday

This is a change to the originally advertised programme

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