East Dunbartonshire's young musicians take over the Royal Concert Hall for one night only

Wednesday, 27 November, 2019


schools orchestraGlasgow's Royal Concert Hall won't know what's hit it next month when hundreds of East Dunbartonshire's most talented musicians descend for their annual Christmas Gala Concert.

The singers, flautists, cellists, drummers and trombonists of the Secondary Schools Orchestra, Primary Schools Choir, Children's Chorus, Youth Choir and Schools Pipe Band are hoping once again to be playing to a full house.

They will treat the audience to a programme of popular orchestral music and traditional festive favourites while the Gaelic Unit of Meadowburn Primary and pupils from Merkland and Campsie View Schools are sure to get toes tapping and bring on that Christmas cheer.

Pre-concert music will be provided by a String Ensemble from selected Primary Schools and the East Dunbartonshire Schools Jazz Orchestra.

You do not want to miss this sensational night from the area's best musical maestros so here is the booking information you need:

Date:              Monday 2 December 2019 at 7.30pm

Venue:           Glasgow Royal Concert Hall – conductor is Jane Ferguson

Cost:              £13 (£11 for concessions)

Contact:        Royal Concert Hall on 0141 353 8000 or Book here

Councillor Jim Goodall, Convener of the Council’s Education Committee, said, “Throughout the year, across East Dunbartonshire, our Instrumental Music Service works with pupils to develop their love of music and performance and help them hone their skills.

"This concert is a culmination of the young people's hard work and a showcase for their talents and it is sure to be a first class performance. It is often a sell-out show so act quickly to secure your seats and show your support for our dedicated young people."


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