Press Room

All the latest press releases about the Orchestra’s activities are available here. If you have a specific press enquiry, or require images of artists, please contact the press office directly:

Jessica Conway
Marketing Officer - Campaigns
0131 478 8340

SCO opens 11/12 Season

SCO Principal Conductor Robin Ticciati opens the 2011/12 Season with Berlioz's dramatic Symphonie Fantastique.

Big Ears, Little Ears

The SCO announces new concerts for parents and babies in Glasgow, Edinburgh and Stirling this September.

Roy McEwan awarded an OBE

SCO Chief Executive Roy McEwan has been awarded an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours List.


National Orchestras present new Aberdeen Concert Series

The Scottish Chamber Orchestra and Royal Scottish National Orchestra present the new Aberdeen Concert Series, a joint initiative providing greater flexibility and increased savings.


SCO launch 2011-12 Season

The SCO launches its 2011-12 Season of concerts in Edinburgh, Glasgow and St Andrews.

SCO Scottish Summer Touring 2011

The SCO launches its 2011 summer touring season, which also includes Festival appearance and recordings.


Susan Bickley replaces Karen Cargill in New Romantics programme

Mezzo soprano Susan Bickley replaces Karen Cargill in this week's New Romantics concerts in Glasgow (18 March) and Edinburgh (19 March). Karen Cargill has withdrawn due to illness.

Virgin Money becomes title sponsor of the world’s favourite Fireworks Concert

Virgin Money is announced today as title sponsor of the pyrotechnic finale of the Edinburgh International Festival, performed by the Scottish Chamber Orchestra, freshly named the 'Virgin Money Fireworks Concert'

Cristian Mandeal replaces Louis Langrée for Christmas in Paris concerts

Cristian Mandeal replaces Louis Langrée, who has withdrawn from this week's Christmas in Paris concerts due to illness. There will be one change to the advertised programme: the concert will now open with Sibelius’ Pelleas et Melisande (replacing Haydn’s Symphony No 86 in D ‘Paris’).

Weather forces cancellation of SCO concert at Music Hall, Aberdeen

The adverse weather conditions forced the Scottish Chamber Orchestra to cancel performances in Aberdeen and Perth.