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Sat 16th Sep, 2017
Christina Lawrie
Remembering Gordon

Saturday evening's concert by Scottish pianist Christina Lawrie was a very special event in several respects. Co-promoted by Music Nairn and the Nairn Book and Arts Festival, it was conceived as a memorial concert for Gordon Macintyre, founder of…

Sat 6th May, 2017
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Trio Apaches
Profundity and Lollipops
Sat 19th Nov, 2016
Primrose Quartet
Primrose In Full Bloom

I have a soft spot for Beethoven's opus 16 Piano Quartet as I have frequently enjoyed playing it – not that I am revealing an unsuspected past as a string player or a pianist. No, this Quartet started out life as a Quintet for wind instruments…

Fri 17th Jun, 2016
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Tom Poster and friends
An Evening of Delights
Sun 17th Apr, 2016
Maximiliano Martín & Julian Milford
Martín & Milford's Delightful Recital

Music Nairn's 2016-7 Season got off to a flying start with a thoroughly enjoyable Sunday afternoon recital given by Maximiliano Martin and Julian Milford. As the principal clarinettist with the SCO Max Martin is naturally a highly accomplished…

Sun 6th Mar, 2016
Benjamin Grosvenor & Hyeyoon Park
Twice the treat from Music NAirn

The sad demise of the Moray International Piano Competition had an unexpectedly positive spin off, providing funding to allow Music Nairn to promote a special concert featuring one of the most exciting young stars of the piano world, Benjamin…

Sat 13th Feb, 2016
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Athenaeum Winds
Light Winds by Arrangement