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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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A Summer Serenade

Dunoon Burgh Hall, McLaren Hall, Dollar Academy
Join the SCO Wind Soloists on a musical cruise to shores far and wide.

Tchaikovsky Serenade

Inverness Cathedral, Stonehaven Town Hall, Corn Exchange Haddington
A programme to show off the versatility of the string orchestra, in music from Mozart to Webern.

SCO at East Neuk Festival

Join Maxim and the SCO at East Neuk Festival 2024.

Summer Classics

Victoria Halls Helensburgh, Blair Castle, Leven Centre Main Hall, Callander Kirk
Maxim is at the helm for a concert of much-loved classics this summer.

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.

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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