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We are delighted to announce that we will continue to stream world-class music into people’s homes January – early April 2021 with performances from Principal Conductor Maxim Emelyanychev, saxophonist Jess Gillam, and premieres from SCO Associate Composer Anna Clyne. The SCO also returns to this year’s Celtic Connections with award-winning folksinger and songwriter Karine Polwart and violinist Pekka Kuusisto. All concerts are broadcast via the Orchestra’s YouTube and Facebook channels unless otherwise stated.

THE SOLDIER’S TALE
Thursday 7 January, 7.30pm
Gordon Bragg
- Conductor
Matthew McVarish
- Narrator / Devil / Soldier

KRÁSA, DVOŘÁK, HAAS & MARTINŮ
Thursday 14 January 2021 7.30pm

BOULOGNE, HANDEL & MOZART
Thursday 21 January 2021, 7.30pm
Peter Whelan
- Conductor / Harpsichord
Katie Bray - Mezzo Soprano

HASSE, HAYDN, BRUCH & BOTTESINI
Thursday 28 January 2021, 7.30pm
Maxim Emelyanychev
- Harpsichord / Piano

SEEK THE LIGHT - POSTPONED
In association with Celtic Connections
Friday 29 January 2021, 7.30pm
Pekka Kuusisto
- Violin / Director
Karine Polwart Trio

LAIDLAW LIVE - BRITTEN, MACMILLAN & PROKOFIEV- POSTPONED
Wednesday 3 February 2021, 1.10pm

PROKOFIEV & STRAVINSKY - POSTPONED
This concert is proudly sponsored and match funded by Insider.co.ukand Culture & Business Fund Scotland
Thursday 4 February 2021, 7.30pm
Maxim Emelyanychev
- Conductor
Claire Booth
- Soprano
Andrew Staples
- Tenor
Roderick Williams
- Baritone

MENDELSSOHN
This concert is kindly supported by Colin and Sue Buchan
Thursday 25 February 2021, 7.30pm
Kristian Bezuidenhout
- Director / Piano
Stephanie Gonley
- Director / Violin

CLYNE, BUTTERWORTH, HAYDN & VAUGHAN WILLIAMS
Thursday 4 March 2021, 7.30pm
Andrew Manze - Conductor
Benjamin Appl
- Baritone
Benjamin Marquise Gilmore
- Violin

IVES, BRYARS & BEETHOVEN
This concert is proudly sponsored by Pulsant
Thursday 11 March 2021, 7.30pm
Joana Carneiro - Conductor
Jess Gillam
- Saxophone

STAN AND MABEL
This concert is proudly sponsored by Baillie Gifford
Saturday 13 March 2021, 3pm
Paul Rissmann
- Composer
Jason Chapman - Author/Illustrator
Gregory Batsleer
- Conductor
Chris Jarvis
- Narrator

LAIDLAW LIVE - PURCELL, REICH, PÄRT...LAIDLAW LIVE - PURCELL, REICH, PÄRT...
Wednesday 17 March 2021, 1.10pm

ADAMS, BACH & MOZART
This concert is proudly sponsored by Capital Document Solutions
Thursday 18 March 2021, 7.30pm
Maxim Emelyanychev
- Conductor / Harpsichord
Stephanie Gonley
- Violin
André Cebrián
- Flute

MOZART & FAURÉ
Thursday 25 March 2021, 7.30pm
Susan Tomes
- Piano

RAFF, CLYNE & STRAUSS
This concert is proudly sponsored by the: Institut français d'Ecosse
Thursday 8 April 2021, 7.30pm
François Leleux
- Director / Oboe
SCO Wind Soloists

WHERE TO WATCH

These streamed concerts will be available on both our Facebook page and YouTube channel (the Laidlaw Live lunchtime concerts will also be available on their YouTube channel and Facebook pages) on the dates mentioned above. To keep informed of any reminders or notifications around this concert, please subscribe and follow these pages. You can also sign up to our weekly E-Newsletter HERE.

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