The Queens Hall Edinburgh

The Queens Hall Edinburgh

About The Queens Hall Edinburgh

85 - 89 Clerk Street, Edinburgh South EH8 9JG
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The Queen's Hall is a 900-capacity music venue, situated on Clerk Street in Edinburgh, Scotland. Originally built in 1823 as Hope Park Chapel, it was converted to its current role in 1979 and was formally opened by Queen Elizabeth II on 6 July 1979.

The Queen's Hall offers a wide range of events to tempt you all year round - classical, jazz, blues, pop, rock, world, folk and comedy.

During the summer months we host events for the Edinburgh International Festival, Edinburgh Festival Fringe and the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival.

We can accommodate everyone from a string quartet or a full symphony orchestra, to a full touring rock band and still maintain the excellent natural acoustics of the Hall.

With our well-stocked bar open before and during all concerts, we'll quench your thirst and set you up for the great performance ahead.

Upcoming Events at The Queens Hall Edinburgh

The String Sisters

The String Sisters

30th May 2018
The Soundhouse Organisation presents The String Sisters at The Queen's Hall on 30th May as part of their UK tour.
The Zombies

The Zombies

16th June 2018
Iconic British psychedelic pop legends The Zombies have returned for a UK tour in June this year and play The Queen's Hall on 16th June.
Soundhouse:  The Bevvy Sisters and The Soundhouse Choir

Soundhouse: The Bevvy Sisters and The Soundhouse Choir

28th June 2018
The Bevvy Sisters, one of Scotland’s most accomplished, inventive and versatile vocal acts, play The Queen's Hall on 28th June and sharing the bill is The Soundhouse Choir.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Nicola Benedetti

Edinburgh International Festival: Nicola Benedetti

4th August 2018
A morning of witty and theatrical Baroque works from Nicola Benedetti, accompanied by the world-renowned Academy of Ancient Music and Richard Egarr.
Edinburgh International Festival: Dover Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Dover Quartet

6th August 2018
Considered one of the finest quartets of the moment and Winners of the prestigious Banff International String Quartet Competition, the Dover Quartet play The Queen's Hall on 6th August.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Piotr Anderszewski

Edinburgh International Festival: Piotr Anderszewski

7th August 2018
Celebrated Polish pianist Piotr Anderszewski performs one of the greatest works of the piano repertoire – Beethoven’s Diabelli Variations at The Queen's Hall on 7th August.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Viktoria Mullova and Katia Labèque

Edinburgh International Festival: Viktoria Mullova and Katia Labèque

8th August 2018
A wonderfully eclectic recital of Schumann, Prokofiev, Takemitsu, Pärt and Ravel from Russian violinist Viktoria Mullova and French pianist Katia Labèque.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Ilker Arcayürek and Simon Lepper

Edinburgh International Festival: Ilker Arcayürek and Simon Lepper

9th August 2018
Turkish tenor Ilker Arcayürek makes his International Festival debut with the poignant songs of Schubert and Wolf.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin 1

Edinburgh International Festival: Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin 1

10th August 2018
The world-renowned Takács Quartet and powerful Canadian pianist Marc-André Hamelin perform two complimentary concerts of Mozart, Dvořák and Dohnanyi.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin 2

Edinburgh International Festival: Takács Quartet and Marc-André Hamelin 2

11th August 2018
In the second of two complimentary concerts, the internationally-renowned string quartet and pianist further explore the sounds of central Europe, with more music from Mozart, Dvořák and Dohnanyi.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Ronald Brautigam

Edinburgh International Festival: Ronald Brautigam

13th August 2018
For his International Festival recital, Ronald Brautigam performs Mendelssohn and Chopin as it would have sounded in the 19th century.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander Melnikov

Edinburgh International Festival: Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander Melnikov

14th August 2018
Jean-Guihen Queyras and Alexander Melnikov tackle the late sonatas of Beethoven, Chopin and Rachmaninov at The Queen's Hall on 14th August.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Catriona Morison & Simon Lepper

Edinburgh International Festival: Catriona Morison & Simon Lepper

15th August 2018
Edinburgh-born singer Catriona Morison is joined by the brilliant pianist Simon Lepper to perform a programme of Brahms, Schumann and Mahler lieder.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Robert Levin

Edinburgh International Festival: Robert Levin

16th August 2018
The early keyboard pioneer returns to the International Festival with an all-Mozart affair – contrasting some well-loved sonatas with lesser known works.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad and David Meier

Edinburgh International Festival: Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad and David Meier

17th August 2018
Norwegian violist Eivind Holtsmark Ringstad makes his International Festival debut at The Queen's Hall on 17th August alongside German pianist David Meier.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Christian Blackshaw and Soloists of the Berliner Philharmoniker

Edinburgh International Festival: Christian Blackshaw and Soloists of the Berliner Philharmoniker

18th August 2018
Renowned British pianist is joined by four principal players from the Berliner Philharmoniker to perform Schubert and Mozart.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Pierre-Laurent Aimard

Edinburgh International Festival: Pierre-Laurent Aimard

20th August 2018
Pierre-Laurent Aimard performs an intimate recital of virtuosic and mystical piano from Chopin, Scriabin, Debussy, Obouhow and Messiaen.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Dorothea Röschmann and Roger Vignoles

Edinburgh International Festival: Dorothea Röschmann and Roger Vignoles

21st August 2018
The celebrated German soprano, Dorothea Röschmann, returns to the International Festival with a rich moving collection of Romantic songs and is joined by British pianist Roger Vignoles.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Pavel Haas Quartet

Edinburgh International Festival: Pavel Haas Quartet

22nd August 2018
One of the world’s most exciting string quartets perform two landmark works in the repertoire – Schubert’s ‘Rosamunde’ and Ravel’s String Quartet.
Edinburgh International Festival:  James Ehnes and Steven Osborne

Edinburgh International Festival: James Ehnes and Steven Osborne

23rd August 2018
Canadian violinist James Ehnes and Scottish pianist Steven Osborne perform a sumptuous recital of Brahms, Ravel, Debussy & Prokofiev.
Edinburgh International Festival: Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich

Edinburgh International Festival: Pierre-Laurent Aimard and Tamara Stefanovich

24th August 2018
Pierre-Laurent Aimard is joined by Tamara Stefanovich to perform the French composer’s Visions de l’Amen and Brahms’s Sonata for Two Pianos.
Edinburgh International Festival:  Hebrides Ensemble

Edinburgh International Festival: Hebrides Ensemble

25th August 2018
The Hebrides Ensemble bring The Queen’s Hall concerts to a resplendent close as they celebrate Bernstein’s centenary year with two of his compositions.
At Last - The Etta James Story

At Last - The Etta James Story

11th October 2018
Starring the sensational Vika Bull ‘At Last’ tells the story of soul legend Etta James’ turbulent life.

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