Perth Festival

15th - 27th May 2017
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1975

PERTH FESTIVAL of the ARTS  -  Thursday 15 to Sunday 25 May 1975

 

Day/Date

Event

Venue

Artistes

Programme

Throughout

Visual Arts

Art Gallery

Scottish Colourists / Willie Turnbull

Thursday 15

School Performances

Theatre

Purves Puppets

 

Popular Concert

City Hall

A Night with the Stars

 

Ballet

Theatre

Scottish Ballet

“Giselle”

Friday 16

School Performances

Theatre

Purves Puppets

 

Lunchtime Organ Recital

St John’s

D Eoin Bennet (St John’s, Perth)

 

A Victorian Evening

Scone Palace

Molineaux, van Asch, Miall

 

Ballet

Theatre

Scottish Ballet

“Giselle”

Late Late Show

Art Gallery

Juniper Green

 

Saturday 17

Children’s Performances

Theatre

Purves Puppets

 

Orchestral concert

City Hall

Yehudi Menuhin and Festival Orchestra

Bach, Beethoven, Martin, Haydn

Sunday 18

Festival Service

St John’s

Rev Allan Young

 

A Touch of Jazz

City Mills

Head

 

Monday 19

School Performances

City Hall

Michael and Doreen Muskett

Flutes, Reeds and Whistles

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Young Musicians

 

Demonstration

Lesser Hall

Purves Puppets

“The Art of Puppetry”

Film Night

City Hall

Films of Scotland

 

Tuesday 20

Lunchtime Organ Recital

St John’s

Bruce Inglis (St Matthew’s, Perth)

 

Chamber Concert

City Hall

Scottish Chamber Orchestra (Brydon)

Mozart, Mendelssohn, Ravel, Bach

Wednesday 21

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Young Musicians

 

Piano Recital

City Hall

Jean-Bernard Pommier

Liszt, Debussy, Ravel

Thursday 22

Lunchtime Organ Recital

St John’s

George McPhee (Paisley Abbey)

 

Drama

Theatre

Russell Hunter

“Knox”

Chamber Recital

St John’s

Gabrielli String Quartet

Mozart, Turina, Wolf, Schumann

Friday 23

Music at Mid-day

St John’s

Perth Young Musicians

 

Popular Concert

City Hall

Swingle II in Concert

 

Drama

Theatre

Russell Hunter

“Knox”

Late Late Show

Art Gallery

George Duffus

“Between Ourselves”

Saturday 24

Guitar Recital

Battleby

Carlos Bonnell

 

Drama

Theatre

Russell Hunter

“Knox”

Sunday 25

The Pernod Prom

City Hall

BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (Seaman)

Glinka, Mozart, Beethoven, Bizet, Verdi

 

 

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