Usher Hall 100th Birthday Concert – A Centenary Celebration
Thursday, 6th March 2014 – 7:30pm
Thomas Søndergård Conductor
Michael Bawtree Conductor
John Kitchen Edinburgh City Organist
Edinburgh Royal Choral Union
Wagner, Lohengrin Act 3
Rachmaninov / Grieg, A selection of organ music
Mendelssohn, Hymn of Praise selection
MacCunn, Land of the Mountain and the Flood
Parry, Blest pair of Sirens
Beethoven, Symphony No. 5
The Usher Hall is celebrating 100 glorious years of the very best music and entertainment. From Edwardian grandeur to 21st century splendour, our great music story continues with a replica concert from the 1914 programme.
Join our birthday celebrations and enjoy an evening which features some much-loved classics from the time that is still very much part of today’s popular repertoire.