September 2022 Events Diary

Saturday 3rd at 5.30pm
Sounds on Saturday
Dorothea Harris – organ
J.S. Bach Prelude and Fugue in C BWV 531
Buxtehude Nun freut Euch, liebe Christen g’mein BuxWV 210
Franck Prélude, Fugue et Variation
Alfred Hollins A Song of Sunshine
Denis Bédard Cat Suite: Prrrelude; Cats at play; Catnap; Toc-Cat-a

Tickets £6 from Eventbrite or at the door.


Sunday 4th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Kevin Duggan – organ
Bedrich Janácek Two Chorale Preludes
Alain Le jardin suspendu
Messiaen Les eaux de la grâce
J.S. Bach Passacaglia in C minor
Alain Deux danses à Agni Yavishta Jéhan
Kevin Duggan Fire Dance
George Odam Four Elements (Written for KD)
Stravinsky (arr. Besly) Two movements from L’Oiseu de feu

Entry is free, with an optional donation.
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Sunday 11th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Antonine Ensemble
Alison Hastie – director
May Halyburton – solo Double Bass
Vivaldi Sinfonia in G RV 146
Mozart Divertimento No 2 in Bb K137
Faure Apres un Reve, arr. David Heyes for solo double bass and strings
Nielsen Suite for String Orchestra Op.1
Skoryk (1938 – 1st June 2022, in Kiev): Melody in A minor

Entry is free, with an optional donation.
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Sunday 18th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Matthew Shiel – piano
Debussy Two Préludes (from Premier Livre): X. La cathédrale engloutie; VII. Ce qu’a vu le vent d’ouest
Mozart Piano Sonata No. 12 in F, K.332: i. Allegro; ii. Adagio; iii. Allegro assai
Bach Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D minor, BWV 903
Sweelinck Paduana Lachrimae


Friday 23rd at 8pm
Evening Concert Series
London Concertante
Founded in 1991 by a group of graduates from London’s acclaimed music colleges, London Concertante has developed a reputation as one of the finest chamber ensembles in the UK. Tonight, they perform a candlelit concert in the stunning St Giles’ Cathedral.

Tickets: £24-£42, available at


Sunday 25th at 6pm
St Giles’ at Six
Barbara Jones – mezzo-soprano
Ailsa Aitkenhead – piano
‘A Journey Through Folksong’
Settings of folksongs from around Europe by De Falla, Dvořák, Ravel, Britten and Grainger to take you on a journey from Spain, via the Czech Republic and Greece, to Ireland and Scotland.

Entry is free, with an optional donation.
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Friday 30th at 7.30pm
Evening Concert Series
Piccadilly Sinfonietta
Vivaldi Four Seasons by Candlelight
The exceptional musicians of the Piccadilly Sinfonietta perform Vivaldi’s timeless classic, The Four Seasons, and other magnificent works by candlelight in the beautiful setting of St Giles Cathedral, Edinburgh.  A hugely appealing programme designed to help you celebrate the weekend in style!
Tickets £38/ £29/ £19