The Queens Hall Edinburgh

The Queens Hall Edinburgh

About The Queens Hall Edinburgh

85 - 89 Clerk Street, Edinburgh South EH8 9JG
01316682019
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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.

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Upcoming Events at The Queens Hall Edinburgh

Usher’s Island - CANCELLED

Usher’s Island - CANCELLED

19th November 2020

Usher’s Island sees the coming together of five of the most acclaimed and influential names in Irish Traditional music. Don't miss them at the Queen's Hall on 19th November!
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Peat & Diesel

Peat & Diesel

4th December 2020

Peat & Diesel are back this autumn for the Giving It Laldy tour. That’s Boydie on guitar and vocals, Uilly on drums and Innes on the box!
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Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show

Rick Wakeman - The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show

12th December 2020

Enjoy an evening of music, laughter and grumpiness when Rick Wakeman brings The Even Grumpier Old Christmas Show to The Queen's Hall!
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Brothers Osborne

Brothers Osborne

16th January 2021

American country music duo Brothers Osborne (T.J. and John) blend equal parts country and rock into one of the freshest, most identifiable sounds to come out of Nashville in recent years.
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The Legends of American Country Show

The Legends of American Country Show

31st January 2021

Europe's No 1 Hot Country TVs award winning Country music show "The Legends of American Country" returns for another fantastic night of toe tapping Country classics.
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Jimeoin - Turn It Up!

Jimeoin - Turn It Up!

6th February 2021

Don't miss an unforgettably hilarious evening of world-class stand-up at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh with Jimeoin!
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The Story of the Guitar Heroes

The Story of the Guitar Heroes

9th February 2021

This outstanding live concert style ‘rockumentry’ will be performed by one extraordinarily talented renowned musician: Phil Walker, and backed by his exceptional band.
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One Night of Elvis: Lee Memphis King

One Night of Elvis: Lee Memphis King

11th February 2021

Europe's most successful Elvis Presley tribute artist - Lee Memphis King, presents the ultimate tribute to The King at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh!
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Preacher Lawson

Preacher Lawson

19th February 2021

Don't miss American Comedian Preacher Lawson, finalist on the 12th season of America's Got Talent, when he comes to the Queen's Hall Edinburgh!
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Fish

Fish

27th February 2021

Fish returns to UK stages in February 2021 with his final album 'Weltschmerz' and you can catch him at The Queen's Hall on Saturday 27th February!
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Rumer

Rumer

6th March 2021

Award-Winning British Vocalist Rumer returns with a national tour in support of her fantastic new album ‘Nashville Tears’. Catch her at The Queen's Hall on Saturday 6th March 2021!
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Military Wives Choirs

Military Wives Choirs

7th March 2021

The much-loved Military Wives Choirs have announced they will be performing together in widely anticipated 8-date concert series, taking in The Queen's Hall on 7th March 2021.
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Samantha Fish

Samantha Fish

15th March 2021

Samantha Fish is touring with her sixth solo album 'Kill or Be Kind' and comes to The Queen's Hall on Monday 15th March!
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This Is The Kit

This Is The Kit

21st March 2021

This Is The Kit is the much-beloved musical project of Kate Stables, whose intriguing lyrics and minimalist arrangements make her one of the most captivating voices in UK music.
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Suggs - What A King Cnut

Suggs - What A King Cnut

24th March 2021

Due to huge popular demand, after his first tour-de-force, smash hit, sell out tours with ‘My Life Story’, Suggs is treading the boards again.
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Dunedin Consort: J.S. Bach - Matthew Passion

Dunedin Consort: J.S. Bach - Matthew Passion

27th March 2021

Dunedin Consort return to Edinburgh with one of Bach’s most heart-rending works, a piece that feels more powerful now than ever.
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John Shuttleworth’s Back!

John Shuttleworth’s Back!

7th April 2021

John Shuttleworth returns to The Queen's Hall to regale audiences with an evening of his classic songs, plus new ones and hilarious 'back' stories!
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Courtney Act

Courtney Act

8th April 2021

Get your dose of the fabulous Courtney Act and her brand new pop-cabaret show when she comes to the Queen's Hall Edinburgh on Thursday 8th April!
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Pictish Trail

Pictish Trail

10th April 2021

Johnny Lynch, AKA Isle-of-Eigg dwelling electro-acoustic psych-pop wonder Pictish Trail is back with a fourth album Thumb World and comes to The Queen's Hall on 10th April.
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Spiro and Synergy Vocals

Spiro and Synergy Vocals

11th April 2021

The groups merge to create one emotionally charged but exquisitely controlled machine as Spiro's main composer Jane Harbour harnesses the super-human technique of Synergy's voices.
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Ward Thomas: Unfiltered

Ward Thomas: Unfiltered

16th April 2021

DF Concerts presents English modern country-pop duo Ward Thomas at the Queen's Hall on Friday 16th April as part of their 'Unfiltered' tour!
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The Cavern Beatles

The Cavern Beatles

19th April 2021

Take a Magical History Tour through the works of the greatest pop music phenomenon when The Cavern Beatles perform at The Queen's Hall!
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Tide Lines

Tide Lines

23rd April 2021

Tide Lines award winners of ‘The Rising Sound Of Scotland’ Award come to The Queen's Hall in April!
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The Robert Cray Band

The Robert Cray Band

2nd May 2021

Legendary guitarist and singer-songwriter Robert Cray returns to the UK in Spring 2021 to support the release of his new album, ‘That’s What I Heard’, and stops off at The Queen's Hall!
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Van Der Graaf Generator

Van Der Graaf Generator

6th May 2021

Van Der Graaf Generator will now head out on their first headline tour in seven years in May 2021 and stop off at The Queen's Hall!
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Toyah and Hazel O’Connor

Toyah and Hazel O’Connor

12th May 2021

Post Punk and New Wave artists Toyah and Hazel O’Connor join forces to bring you their exciting new tour, “Electric Ladies of the 80s”!
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The Great Eastern

The Great Eastern

22nd May 2021

The Great Eastern is a brand new all-day music festival taking place in Edinburgh on Saturday 22 May 2021.
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Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita/Vishten

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita/Vishten

23rd May 2021

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita travelled to Prince Edward Island to meet and collaborate with Vishtè and now that collaboration comes to the UK in a one-off tour and stops off at The Queen's Hall!
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Vesselin Stanev with Zoltan Despond

Vesselin Stanev with Zoltan Despond

3rd June 2021

Pianist Vesselin Stanev will now be joined by cellist Zoltan Despond in a new programme at The Queens Hall on Thursday 3rd June 2021.
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Horse: ‘Best in Show’

Horse: ‘Best in Show’

4th June 2021

'Best in Show' is a sheer celebration of the entire journey of Horse songs and will be the only show of its kind, and The Queens Hall has been chosen especially to host it!
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Jimmy Webb

Jimmy Webb

10th June 2021

Don't miss multi-Grammy Award winner Jimmy Webb when he comes to The Queen's Hall on Thursday 10 June 2021!
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Vintage Trouble

Vintage Trouble

28th July 2021

Vintage Trouble have become rock ‘n’ roll’s best kept secret anointed by its very gods on international tours in every corner of the globe. Don't miss at The Queen's Hall in July!
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George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

George Hinchliffe’s Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain

17th August 2021

The world’s very first Ukulele Orchestra is not just about ukuleles; it is about entertainment, joy, fun, strum and artistry. Come along and tap your toes at The Queen's Hall!
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Agnes Obel

Agnes Obel

3rd September 2021

Critically acclaimed composer, singer and pianist, Agnes Obel has announced a new European tour and will play The Queen's Hall on Friday 3rd September 2021.
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Eddi Reader

Eddi Reader

4th September 2021

Eddi Reader will be touring Scotland later this year as she celebrates her 40th year on stage, don't miss her perform at the Queens Hall, Edinburgh on September 4th 2021!
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A Solo Acoustic Evening with Richard Marx

A Solo Acoustic Evening with Richard Marx

5th September 2021

Enjoy a solo accoustic evening with Richard Marx at The Queen's Hall on Sunday 5th September!
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James Grant and The Hallelujah String Quartet

James Grant and The Hallelujah String Quartet

18th September 2021

James Grant, the Love & Money frontman, will play a very special concert at The Queen’s Hall with The Hallelujah String Quartet on 18th September 2021.
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Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

Steve Harley & Cockney Rebel

23rd October 2021

Steve Harley celebrates his 47th year in music in 2020 and continues to play concerts around the world. Catch him and Cockney Rebel when they play The Queen's Hall in October 2021!
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King King

King King

24th October 2021

King King, Glasgow's favourite sons have already been saluted as 'the best blues-rock band in the world', don't miss them live at The Queen's Hall on October 24th!
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Leo Sayer: 50th Anniversary Tour

Leo Sayer: 50th Anniversary Tour

29th October 2021

British music legend Leo Sayer will celebrate his 50th anniversary in music at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh on 29th October 2021!
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Tommy Tiernan: Tomfoolery

Tommy Tiernan: Tomfoolery

30th October 2021

Tommy Tiernan's brand new show TOMFOOLERY sees the now 50 year old comedian back onstage with an exhilarating mix of the highly personal and flamboyant storytelling that audiences have come to love!
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Salsa Celtica

Salsa Celtica

26th November 2021

Salsa Celtica celebrate the band's quarter century at their favourite Edinburgh venue, The Queen's Hall, on Friday 26th November 2021!
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The Sweet

The Sweet

10th December 2021

Legendary 70’s rock band Sweet once again embark upon a pre-Christmas UK Tour and stop off at The Queen's Hall Edinburgh!
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