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Robert Schumann: Lunchtime Music and Reflection

27th September, 2018

The third in our series of lunchtime music and reflection, this week on Robert Schumann.    A newly formed trio of Alex Prentice, violin, Joanna Stark cello and Max McWhirter, piano perform key pieces while Eleanor Wilson explores Schumann’s life …

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A Musical Reformation : Lunchtime Music and Reflection

27th September, 2018

Enjoy this free lecture and recital on Reformation Day. St Andrew’s and St George’s West  Vocal Ensemble performs music from the 16th Century and later. Pastor Verena Jantzen of the German Speaking Congregation in Edinburgh considers aspects of the Reformation. …

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The Power of Music: Bernard MacLaverty in conversation with Andrea Baker

22nd May, 2018
The Power of Music: Bernard MacLaverty in conversation with Andrea Baker

Bernard MacLaverty was born in Northern Ireland and brought his family to Scotland in 1975. He has written five novels and five collections of short stories, as well as screenplays, dramas for both television and radio, and libretti for Scottish …

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Amnesty Jazz

16th May, 2018

Enjoy an evening of great music and great tunes in aid of Amnesty International. St May’s Music School ‘s senior jazz ensembles are directed by the inimitable Richard Ingham in his unmissable farewell concert. Concert presented by St Mary’s Music School in …

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Undercroft – Sunday 9am Communion

4th April, 2017

Our first service at St Andrew’s and St George’s West on a Sunday is short Communion service at 9am. It lasts about half an hour and everyone is welcome. 9 am Communion is held in the Undercroft today as the …

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11.15pm Watchnight Service for Christmas Eve

9th December, 2017

Come and “keep watch” through midnight into Christmas Day. A reflective  celebration in words and music of the the power of light over darkness and the coming of God among us. Everyone is welcome.  

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5pm Christingle Service for Christmas Eve

2nd December, 2017
5pm Christingle Service for Christmas Eve

  Come and make a special candle to celebrate the coming of the light of the world. Sing favourite carols among the magical atmosphere of  the Edinburgh Christmas Tree Festival. For everyone, especially children (all ages) and families.  

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Joy to the World – Christmas Tree Festival

26th October, 2017

Joy to the World is the 8th Christmas Tree Festival at St Andrew’s and St George’s West in the heart of Edinburgh. 40 sparkling Christmas trees light up St Andrew’s and St George’s West Georgian sanctuary, each decorated by a local …

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December 2017 Magazine

6th December, 2017

Our December magazine is out now. Ian Gilmour appeals for a simple gift for all the children of the world; Jimmy Campbell follows in Jesus’ footsteps in the Holy Land and Maggie Morley rediscovers her grandfather’s life as an army …

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November 2017 Magazine

1st November, 2017

Our November magazine is online now! Ian Gilmour shares an imaginative way of reading the Bible; Andrew Carvel reflects on setting Luther’s words to music after 500 years, and Alison Campbell reflects on money from a moral angle. Plus: meet Elina …

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