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Scottish Chamber Orchestra

For 50 years the Scottish Chamber Orchestra has been inspiring audiences and connecting with communities to deliver a programme that is open to all. Embrace the classics, discover exciting new music, and create some beautiful musical memories with us!

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Mendelssohn Violin Concerto

Stirling Castle, Ryan Centre, Galashiels Volunteer Hall
Few composers convey youthful energy like Schubert and Mendelssohn, and in this concert we hear some of their sunniest works.

SCO at Edinburgh International Festival: Carmen

Festival Theatre
The SCO is the pit orchestra for the most popular of French operas from the Parisian opera house where it all began.

SCO at Edinburgh International Festival: Così fan tutte

Usher Hall
A test of fidelity leads to deception, seduction and surprises in Mozart’s collaboration with librettist Lorenzo da Ponte.

SCO at Edinburgh International Festival: Maxim Emelyanychev & Principals of the SCO

The Queen's Hall
Led by Maxim Emelyanychev on the fortepiano, SCO soloists present captivating renditions from the world of Mozart.

Mozart & Beethoven

Holy Trinity Church St Andrews
Warmth, affection, sunny optimism come together in this late-summer concert under the direction of young Belgian conductor Karel Deseure.

Mozart & Beethoven

Paisley Abbey, St Michael's Parish Church Linlithgow
A programme of discoveries, showing Wagner's tender side, Mozart discovering wind instruments... and the radical young Beethoven.

Immerse 2024

The Queen's Hall, Aberdeen Music Hall, Eden Court
Immerse offers a live orchestral concert and a unique learning experience for upper secondary school music pupils.

A Celebration of Dvořák

Perth Concert Hall, Usher Hall, City Halls
From earthy folk melodies to richly Romantic passions, join the fun as Maxim launches a new Season of discoveries with an evening of Dvořák.

Mozart Gala

Usher Hall, City Halls
Symphonic high spirits and choral splendours on a sumptuous scale as Maxim Emelyanychev directs Mozart’s ‘Prague’ Symphony and C minor Mass.

Baroque Inspirations

Ayr Town Hall, The Queen's Hall, City Halls
Join Maxim to rediscover sumptuous Baroque splendours from Vivaldi and Rameau, in the company of composers who have been inspired by it.

COLERIDGE-TAYLOR Novelletten (Nos 1 & 3)

Online Performance
Discover Coleridge-Taylor’s elegant evocations online, to complement the live performances of his Violin Concerto in October.

Coleridge-Taylor Violin Concerto

The Queen's Hall, City Halls
Respected British violinist Anthony Marwood takes the reins as both violin soloist and director in Coleridge-Taylor’s sublime Concerto.

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Music for everyone to enjoy with concerts to delight and excite every taste.

SCO SUMMER TOUR 2024

Heading to a venue near you!

Our 45th national Summer Tour brings world-class concerts to audiences all across Scotland.

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