An evening of swing with Peebles High School big band Swingloaded.
Enjoy a relaxed evening of swing music with Peebles’ own prodigiously talented big band. Featuring a wealth of instrumentals from the war years by Glenn Miller and Benny Goodman, songs of the rat pack era, jazz standards by Dave Brubeck and Weather Report and modern day classics as recorded by Michael Bublé.
Swingloaded is made up of young musicians (aged 14 – 18) from Peebles High School. With ability that belies their youth, they will delight and excite with renditions of Sing, Sing, Sing, Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy, Moondance, Minnie the Moocher, Blue Rondo à la Turk, Beyond the Sea, Uptown Funk and many more. A night for all generations to enjoy together.
Santiago Quartet & Julian RowlandsDate: 14/01/2018Time: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmPrice: £14, £7, Free The Santiago Quartet is joined by Julian Rowlands on the bandoneon. Expect tango tunes and the flavour of Argentina.
The Hermes ExperimentDate: 11/02/2018Time: 2:30 pm - 4:30 pmPrice: £14, £7, Free This exciting, innovative quartet incorporates new commissions, arrangements of existing works from Bach to Joni Mitchell and live improvisation.
Philip Higham & Susan TomesDate: 06/03/2018Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £14, £7, Free One of Scotland's finest cellists and one of Scotland's finest pianists join forces.to play Beethoven, Janacek, Debussy, John Maxwell Geddes and Simon Smith.
Clare HammondDate: 24/04/2018Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £14, £7, Free Award-winning pianist Clare Hammond plays a brilliantly imaginative concert programme bringing together music from across 4 centuries.
The Fureys 40th Anniversary TourDate: 22/05/2018Time: 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmPrice: £20, £10 for schoolchildren The Fureys return for another great night of music, songs and stories in this, their 40th Anniversary year.