City Halls

City Halls, Glasgow's oldest purpose built performance space has been entertaining visitors since 1841 and is renowned throughout the world for having some of the finest acoustics.

City Halls

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No matter which concert you choose, from orchestral to the more intimate recital, the sound in the Grand Hall will be breathtaking. The traditional shoebox style auditorium is renowned throughout the world for having some of the finest acoustics.

The elegant and spectacular Hall provides the focus for Glasgow's Centre for Music. Dating from as far back as 1841, it is the city's oldest, but most well loved, purpose built performance and meeting space.

This exciting music complex also houses top class rehearsal, recording, broadcasting and webcasting facilities. As a hub of creativity, a jam-packed programme of public workshops and classes has already benefited everyone from babies, toddlers and school groups to amateur and professional musicians.

Upcoming Events at City Halls

Zappa, Anderson and Ives with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Zappa, Anderson and Ives with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

25th October 2018
Peel back your preconceptions and redefine your ideas about how an orchestra can sound when BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra present Zappa, Anderson and Ives!
Come and Create: Frank Zappa with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Come and Create: Frank Zappa with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

28th October 2018
Here’s your chance to explore music from across the Season, join-in with professionals from the BBC SSO and take part in relaxed sessions that explore music and creativity!
Afternoon Performance: Tchaikovsky and Rossini with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Afternoon Performance: Tchaikovsky and Rossini with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

1st November 2018
The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra presents an afternoon of Tchaikovsky and Rossini at City Halls on Thursday 1st November!
Pintscher Conducts Pintscher with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Pintscher Conducts Pintscher with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

8th November 2018
The BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra’s Artist-in-Association, Matthias Pintscher will conduct in this evening concert at City Halls on November 8th!
Hear and Now: Gloria Coates with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Hear and Now: Gloria Coates with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

17th November 2018
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra's Principal Guest Conductor Ivan Volkov directs Gloria Coates' Symphony No.1, No.7 and No.11 as part of the 'Hear and Now' concert series!
Debussy’s La Mer with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Debussy’s La Mer with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

22nd November 2018
Debussy’s La Mer is surely the most poetic seascape ever painted for an orchestra join the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra as they perform it at City Halls on November 22nd!
John Wilson’s Roman Festival with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

John Wilson’s Roman Festival with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

29th November 2018
BBC SSO Associate Guest Conductor John Wilson is a master of orchestral sound, join him as he presents the Roman Festival with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra!
Come and Create: Holst’s The Planets with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Come and Create: Holst’s The Planets with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

2nd December 2018
Here’s your chance to explore music from across the Season, join-in with professionals from the BBC SSO and take part in relaxed sessions that explore music and creativity!
Holst’s The Planets with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Holst’s The Planets with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

6th December 2018
Enjoy a compellingly fresh angle on Holst’s musical journey into the infinite with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra at City Halls on December 6th!
Afternoon Performance: Dvorak Cello Concerto with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Afternoon Performance: Dvorak Cello Concerto with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

13th December 2018
Enjoy an afternoon performance of Dvorak's Cello Concerto courtesy of he BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra at City Halls on December 13th!
Clare Teal’s Swingin’ Christmas with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Clare Teal’s Swingin’ Christmas with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

21st December 2018
Get into the seasonal spirit as jazz singer and BBC Radio 2 presenter Clare Teal joins the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra for a festive Friday night of classic Christmas songs!
Christmas at the Movies with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

Christmas at the Movies with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra

23rd December 2018
Singer and presenter Jamie MacDougall is your host, as the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra once again brings festive movie magic to City Halls!
Shakin’ Stevens

Shakin’ Stevens

17th March 2019
Platinum-selling entertainer and performer Shakin' Stevens brings 'Greatest Hits and More' tour to Glasgow's City Halls on March 17th!

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