John McLeod CBE Talk, Part 2 of 3
Music & Revolution Saturday 7th October
6.00pm for Russian canapés and Vodka Cocktail £8 (£10)
followed by John’s talk at 6.30pm
After a year of remarkable achievements Club Member John McLeod with give the second of his three talks on Saturday 7 October - this time the focus is on music and revolution with some suitable refreshments!
As well as composing for the concert hall, John has written the musical scores
for several films and in this first presentation he will talk briefly about his film music and also show a BBC 2 feature called The Shutter Falls which, as well as being a captivating love story, also chronicles the herring industry in North East Scotland at the end of the 19th century.
Refreshed monthly, our exhibitions showcase the work of many outstanding and award-winning artists in our varied gallery spaces. Exhibitions are open to the public Tuesday to Friday 10.30am to 5.00pm
Our performance programme covers many musical and spoken word genres and feature both established performers and rising stars. The Club is also an official venue of the Edinburgh Fringe.
Writers, artists, designers, architects, celebrated academics, travellers to distant lands and many more outstanding individuals feature in our frequent talks - the perfect prelude to stimulating discussion.
Classes, workshops and groups
Weekly sessions in the Studio include the Get Crafty Class (Tuesday 10.45am), Watercolour Group (Wednesday 10.30am), the Creative Stitchers (Wednesday, 2.00pm), the Life Drawing Class (Thursday, 10.45am), Artists' Friday (Friday, 10.30am) and the Opera Group (Thursday, 2.00pm in the Studio).
The Portrait Group meets on the second and third Fridays of the month at 2.30pm in the Studio. The Bridge Group plays on the second Tuesday every month, 7.00pm in the Club Room. The Drama Workshop gets together on the third Tuesday of every month in the Studio and the Writer's Group meets in the same place at 7.00pm on the last Tuesday of the month. Learn more...and join in!