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Silver Screen Sounds

Soundtracks and scores for strings

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£16
£10 Under 26s
£5 students and Jobseekers
Free to Under 16s and carers (one per paying adult; £5 thereafter)

Book online now / call 0131 220 4348 / Visit The Queen’s Hall box office at 85-89 Clerk Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9JG


Including…

Barber
Adagio for Strings (from Platoon)
Copland
Hoedown (from Rodeo)
Janáček
String Quartet No.2 (from The Unbearable Lightness of Being)

And extracts from…

Craig Armstrong
The Great Gatsby
Philip Glass
Dracula
Bernard Hermann
Psycho

Our hand-picked showcase of music from films really celebrates the power of sound – sound with the power to provoke the most obvious to the most unexpected of emotions.

This pick-and-mix selection includes works either written for, or featured in, films from the dawn of cinema to today. Barber’s famous Adagio and rousing works by Schubert and Copland nestle amongst now-legendary western soundtracks, as well as others from comedies, horrors and thrillers. Each stands alone as an alternately enthralling, haunting, thought-provoking, moving, powerful or entertaining piece of music.


Silver Screen Sounds
Full tour listings

Sun 10 September at 7.30pm   Eden Court, Inverness
Thu 14 September at 7.30pm   Caird Hall, Dundee
Fri 15 September at 7.30pm    Tramway, Glasgow
Sat 16 September at 7.30pm   The Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh

The Queen’s Hall, Edinburgh

Sat 16 Sep 2017 at 7:30 pm

85-89 Clerk Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9JG

0131 668 2019

www.thequeenshall.net