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Guitar Solos

Guitar Solos

Luca Villani performs a masterworks anthology to celebrate the 30th anniversary of the death of Andrés Segovia, the greatest guitarist of all time. Starting with Renaissance evocative Aria con Variazioni by Frescobaldi and classical Fernando Sor Variations on a Mozart theme, Luca interprets the flamenco rooted Sevilla by Isaac Albéniz and its flamboyant twin Sevillana by Joaquin Turina. The second part includes joyful Sonata Mexicana by Manuel Ponce, intimate Remembranza and Estudio sin luz by Continue Reading

Brian Kellock (Piano) and Dick Lee (Clarinets, Sax) – Crazy Rhythm

Brian Kellock (Piano) and Dick Lee (Clarinets, Sax) – Crazy Rhythm

'It's not every day that a delicatessen has a boogie named after it, even amid the Fringe, but audiences at Lee and Kellock's intimately convivial romp through more than a century's worth of jazz history in a certain well-known deli were treated to the alleged première of the Valvona & Crolla Boogie. It was delivered by pianist Kellock with characteristic panache. Much droll repartee ... fine playing, with some deliciously liquorice toned clarinet ... the habitually ebullient Kellock was Continue Reading

Anne Evans (Flutes, Piano) and Dick Lee (Clarinets, Saxophones, Recorder) – Beside Themselves

Anne Evans (Flutes, Piano) and Dick Lee (Clarinets, Saxophones, Recorder) – Beside Themselves

Anne and Dick with support from their recorded selves – duos, quartets, octets and more. Music from the jazz/classical borderland, with a centenary nod to Scott Joplin featuring specially commissioned new arrangements of The Entertainer and Maple Leaf Rag, plus Anne and Dick's usual cornucopia of great tunes including J S Bach's Badinerie and Benny Goodman's signature tune Don't Be That Way. Continue Reading

Dick Lee\'s Swingtet Featuring Alison Affleck

Dick Lee's Swingtet Featuring Alison Affleck

Classic swing jazz by the likes of Benny Goodman, Duke Ellington, Django Reinhardt, Glenn Miller et al., swung by Alison (vocals), Phil Adams and Marcus Ford (guitars), Ed Kelly (bass) and Dick Lee (clarinet, bass clarinet, sax, recorder). 'Lee concentrates on clarinet and bass clarinet, playing with craft, imagination and not a little mischief, with accompaniment that is entirely simpatico. Jazz musicians often get criticised for – apparently – playing only for themselves but Lee's Continue Reading

The Black Medicine Show

The Black Medicine Show

Miss Candy AppleBottom, the infamous cross-dressing bearded guitar loop-playing extraordinaire, will dazzle you with an eye-watering array of burlesque, music, comedy and twisted tales from the Antipodes. Not one to hog the limelight, Miss Candy will invite onstage a plethora of Edinburgh-based performers. Blowing your mind with a veritable cornucopia of trickery and talent, witness the very best of what our dark, beautiful city has to offer. Linger awhile with us after, in the intimate Black Continue Reading

Mojo and Lew Fitz: Let You In

Mojo and Lew Fitz: Let You In

'Engaging comic... smart and freshly funny' (Scotsman). Cheeky northerner Lew Fitz crashes an epic house party being thrown by MoJo (Mo Omar – Amused Moose Semi Finalist and Cockney Cherub Josh Trebilcock). Expect tears and beers with a split hour of irreverent stand-up from three of the UK's most exciting emerging talents. Continue Reading

Adventurers Wanted: A 250-Hour Epic Tabletop Roleplaying Game

Adventurers Wanted: A 250-Hour Epic Tabletop Roleplaying Game

Watch the most ambitious tabletop role-playing game ever attempted: an improvised epic brought to life over a whole month. Experience live storytelling at its most legendary in a fun and informal setting. Adventurers Wanted is designed to be accessible – whether you’ve played role-playing games before, or have no idea what they are, the adventure is open to all to watch and play. What happens is down to the players: there’s no way of knowing where the adventure will end up, but it’s Continue Reading

Avocado!

Avocado!

Sketch troupe Avocado! thunder into town with a debut show exploring what it means to be a twenty-something-nothing in this brunch-crazed world. Join them and discover the truth in an hour of sketches inspired by their unfortunate experiences around flat whites, flat salaries and flats they can't afford. Continue Reading