Edinburgh Festival Fringe 2016
Craighouse Suite - Chamber Ensemble
7.30pm, Saturday 6th August · Quaker Meeting House, EH1 2JL (Venue 40)
Craighouse Suite - Elinor Evans
"The Craighouse Suite is a multimedia performance featuring Clarsach and String quartet, along with illustrations drawn to display the music and the history. The music, evokes the history of Craighouse in Edinburgh, from its time as a lunatic asylum to its use by residents of Morningside as a recreational space."
A Littel Byrd told me... An Evening of Renaissance Music - Octavoce
7.30pm, Friday 12th August · The Robin Chapel, EH16 4EA (Venue 321)
"Escape into the Renaissance for an hour with music from Octavoce in the beautiful surroundings of the Robin Chapel, Edinburgh. The eight-part ensemble return to their roots, bringing you choral music by Byrd, Palestrina and other composers of the age."
On the Rocks with a Twist! - Octavoce
6pm, Saturday 13th August · Cafe Camino, EH1 3JD
"Join acclaimed 8-part vocal group Octavoce for a cabaret-style concert in the Camino Café. From the New York night club songs of Cole Porter and Frank Sinatra to the traditional folk songs of the Scottish Highlands and everything else along the way, sit back and enjoy the music with a drink from the bar."
A Gentleman's Game - Cameron Mitchell Productions
8pm, Monday 15th-Saturday 20th August · SpaceTriplex, EH8 9DP (Venue 38)
"In this touching contemporary musical by Victor Cameron, a young couple struggle through pain, passion and past within the restrictions of their time and class in pre-war London. A beautifully anguished rendering of human psychology in love."
Peter and the Wolf - Edinburgh Festival Ensemble
7.30pm, Sunday 21st August · St Mark's Art Space, EH1 2DP (Venue 125)
St. Francis - David Corkhill
Peter and the Wolf, Op. 67 - Prokofiev
La Bohème - Magnetic Opera
6pm, Wed 24th, Fri 26th, Sat 27th August · Lauriston Halls, EH3 9DJ (Venue136)
"Magnetic Opera presents a new production of Puccini's much loved La Bohème. This contemporary staging is performed by excellent young professional singers in English and with a chamber orchestra."
Hot Chocolate at 10 - Quodlibet Chorale
10pm, Friday 26th August · Old Saint Paul's Episcopal Church, Venue 267
All-Night Vigil [Vespers], Op. 37 - Rachmaninoff