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Wednesday, 19th December, 2018
These were two happy occasions that were much appreciated.
Friday, 23rd November, 2018 at 8.00pm in Carlops Hall
The choir were joined by the gentlemen from Tweed Valley Male Voices for a fun evening of light music by the two choirs.
Sunday 25th November 2018 -
The choir joined in the festivities at the Traquair Christmas Fair with a selection of seasonal music.
Saturday, 20th October, 2018
Early Music Forum of Scotland day of music at St. Celia’s Hall. A few members of the choir gave a half hour performance at 4.00pm along with instrumentalists from The Edinburgh Renaissance Band as part of the grand finale to the day’s music making.
Sunday, 17th June, 2018 at 11.00a.m
Opening celebrations for the Carlops community patio/garden
14 members of the choir were joined by local instrumentalists to bring some jolly music to the opening celebrations of the new garden.
Friday 25th May, 2018 at 7.30pm
Rosslyn Chapel, Chapel Loan, Midlothian, Roslin, EH25 9PU
The Linton Singers were joined byThe Edinburgh Renaissance Band and Members of the Cappella St. Stephan, Würzburg
Choral and instrumental music from the golden era of the Venetian Republic. A recreation of the magnificent sound world of early seventeenth century Venice in the music of Giovanni Gabrieli, Claudio Monteverdi, and their German pupils Hans Leo Hassler and Heinrich Schütz.
Saturday, 14th April, 2018 at 7.30pm
The City of Edinburgh Methodist Church, Nicolson Square, Edinburgh, EH8 9BX
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Mass in C major “Coronation Mass”, K.317
Gioachino Antionio Rossini Stabat Mater
The Linton Singers were joined by a fine orchestra of thirty musicians from Edinburgh and the Borders
Conductor: Murray Campbell
Guest tenor soloist: Tom Morss
Choir soloists: Caroline Gold (Soprano), Annie Patch (Mezzo-
This was a Charity concert supporting the work of
Gilmerton Road Short Breaks Service
Action for Children offers a residential short break service to children and young people with learning disabilities.
Saturday, 23rd December, 2017
Wednesday, 20th December 2017
Saturday, 16th December 2017 at 7.30pm -
This was a joyful occasion with Christmas music and carols for audience participation along with seasonal refreshments. The choir were joined by a a small choir of local children.
Saturday 28th October
EARLY MUSIC PERFORMANCE DAY
St. Cecilia’s Hall, Edinburgh
A group from the Linton Singers joined the Edinburgh Renaissance Band in the beautiful surroundings of the newly refurbished St. Cecilia’s Hall, Niddry Street, Edinburgh to take part in the rolling programme of early music that took place from 12pm -
Sunday, 12th November 2017 at 7.30pm -
The Linton Singers and The Edinburgh Renaissance Band
Conductor: Murray Campbell
MONTEVERDI AND PRAETORIUS
A celebration of the music of Claudio Monteverdi (born 450 years ago) and of his great contemporary Michael Praetorius.
This was a charity concert supporting www.smallsforall.org
“Say PANTS to poverty”
Sunday, 17th September 2017 -
The choir gave a Scratch performance of Vivaldi’s Gloria. The event was very popular and there were over sixty singers who gathered in Carlops Hall. There was a short rehearsal of the work at 7.00pm which was followed by a performance to a select local audience at 8.00pm. The performance was conducted by Murray Campbell and there was accompaniment by Jean Arulanantham on piano and local instrumentalists, John Levine and Patsy Campbell.
After the performance there was coffee and cake and an enjoyable time was had meeting the visiting singers and our audience.
Saturday, 25 March, 2017
CONCERT AT EDINBURGH METHODIST CHURCH
Ola Gjeilo’s “Sunrise Mass”
Cherubini’s “Requiem in C minor”
This concert has supported the annual Methodist Church Project for 2016-
23 December, 2016 at 1.00pm, Lamancha
Carol singing and Christmas music at Whitmuir Organic Farm.
21 December, 2016
17 December, 2016 at 7.30pm-
Charity Christmas Concert with seasonal refreshments Tickets £10
The choir gave a concert of popular carols for audience participation along with less familiar beautiful pieces by Holst, Praetorius, Grieg and Gjeilo. The Linton Singers were joined by a choir of children from West Linton Primary School. A donation of £150 from the proceeds of this concert has been given to the R.N.I.B. To support their work in developing the West Linton community Talking Childrens’ Books’
12 November, 2016
Gilbert & Sullivan’s
The Pirates of Penzance
A concert performance was given on Saturday 12th November, 2016 at 7.30 in Carlops Hall
A donation from the proceeds went to Mary’s Meals
22 October, 2016
FODDERTY AND STRATHPEFFER PARISH CHURCH
Saturday 22nd October 2016 at 7.30pm
Early Music Concert
By the Linton Singers,
The Edinburgh Renaissance Band and
the Cnoc Fyrish Players
12th June 2016 -
Erloeserkirche in Rodenkirchen, Cologne
A performance of early music accompanied by members of the Edinburgh Renaissance Band
From Venice to Scotland
Works by Claudio Monteverdi, Giovanni Gabrieli,
Hans Leo Hassler, Michael Praetorius and
works by early Scottish composers