Today’s Event

Tuesday 2nd June AFTERNOON on RADIO 3 The BBC Scottish Orchestra, conducted by Michael Collins plays: 2.00 Mozart Idomeneo, re di Creta 2.25 Erik Chisholm Violin Concerto,  soloist Matthew Trusler 3.00 Bartok Suite No 2 for small orchestra If you missed the…

E.C “Composer of the Week”

Five works by Erik Chisholm will be featured in Richard Cock’s regular radio programme “Composer of the Week” to be broadcast from Monday to Friday June 8 -12 from 8pm to 11pm. Each night Cock, a popular Johannesburg-based musician, conductor…

College Concerts for Chisholm

The first concert in a three-part lunchtime series to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the death in June 1965 of Erik Chisholm, “Scotland’s most progressive composer” and former Director of the South African College of Music, took place on April 30 at 13h00…

Violin Concerto Review

Review: BBCSSO, Collins, Trusler First published in The Herald on 24 April, 2015 On June 8 it will be 50 years since the death of Erik Chisholm — pianist, organist, conductor, concert promoter, musicologist, educator, Scotland’s greatest 20th century composer…

Landmark Events

Erik Chisholm’s road to recognition: Landmark Events  An ambitious programme to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Erik Chisholm’s death on 8th June 1965 is now on view on the website. Many major events, spread over a three-month period, are planned…