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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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Digital Season 2023/24: Sir James Macmillan's Tuireadh

Online Performance
One of the most powerful works by Scotland’s greatest living composer

Ravel Piano Concerto

The Queen's Hall, City Halls
Steven Osborne is the soloist in Ravel’s exquisite Concerto, blending raucous jazz and heartbreaking tenderness.

The Lark Ascending

Usher Hall, City Halls
Vaughan Williams’ The Lark Ascending is one of the country’s most cherished works, and Andrew Manze is an authority on the composer’s music.

Mendelssohn's Elijah

Usher Hall, City Halls
Maxim Emelyanychev brings the SCO’s 50th Anniversary Season to a spectacular, choral conclusion with Mendelssohn’s mighty oratorio.

SCO in Toulouse

La Halle aux Grains
We're thrilled to begin our European Tour 2024 with an enchanting concert showcasing the beautiful Scottish works of Mendelssohn.

SCO in Liège

Salle Philharmonique de Liège
The Orchestra performs Mozart and Mendelssohn in Liège, with violinist Alina Ibragimova and SCO Principal Conductor Maxim Emelyanychev.

SCO in Antwerp

The SCO and conductor Maxim are your travel guides for a musical evening in Caledonia.

SCO at Mozartfest 2024 | Night One

Residenz Würzburg
The Orchestra and Maxim return to Würzburg to perform Mozart and Mendelssohn with violinist Alina Ibragimova.

SCO at Mozartfest 2024 | Night Two

Residenz Würzburg
The Orchestra's second concert in Würzburg sees them perform Mendelssohn, Beethoven and Mozart with Maxim and Alina Ibragimova.

Earth, Heaven and Sky

St John's Kirk of Perth, Stirling Castle
Join the SCO Chorus under their Director Gregory Batsleer for a concert on a higher plane.

Re:Connect Tea Dance Concert

Maryhill Burgh Halls, Albert Halls
This concert is designed especially for people living with dementia, their friends and carers.


Assembly Roxy, Saint Luke's
Dance music for the mind and body, refiltered across classical, pop, trad and beyond, from John Adams, and more.

Your new Season

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


Heading to a venue near you!

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

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