Vivaldi’s Gloria

St Michael's, Inveresk

Sat 17 Sept 3.00pm

National Youth Choir of Scotland

Duration approx. 2 hours

Leonardo Dreams of his Flying Machine
Cantos Sagrados


£5 tickets for children and students in full time education

Vivaldi's Gloria - National Youth Choir of Scotland

Photo credit: Stuart Armitt / Drew Farrell

The National Youth Choir of Scotland’s concerts are always extraordinary events. One of the UK’s finest choirs, their discipline, tonal quality and expressive subtlety under Christopher Bell’s brilliant direction are second to none. These qualities will certainly be to the fore in James MacMillan’s exciting Cantos Sagrados as well as in Vivaldi’s ever popular Gloria.

"Down in London we don’t get many chances to hear NYCoS, and the choirs we do hear simply aren’t a patch on them... we went home with their glorious sound ringing in our ears."

Michael Church, The Scotsman [BBC Proms]

Seating Plan

See ticket prices for St. Michael’s Church, Inveresk below.

St. Michael’s Church, Inveresk

This late Georgian parish church (Robert Nisbet, 1803-5) stands on a site which has been a Christian settlement since the 6th Century.

Perched on a hill above the picturesque village of Inveresk on the banks of the River Esk, its tall spire is a landmark for miles around.

A large rectangular box-church with a magnificent classical interior and a fine Lewis organ, its vibrant acoustic makes it an excellent concert venue.

St. Michael’s Church, Inveresk


St. Michael’s Church, Inveresk
EH21 7UA

Getting there by bus

Travel time from the centre of Edinburgh to Musselburgh is about 30 minutes.

Lothian Buses: 15, 26, 30, 40, 44 (0131 555 6363)
First Bus: 108 (0871 200 2233)
East Lothian Buses: 113 (0131 555 6363)
Eve Coaches: 129 (01368 865 500)

15 minute walk to church from bus stop.

Getting there by train

Musselburgh Station closest. Catch the No. 30 bus from the station to town centre. A 3/4 mile walk to the church.

Getting there by car

Musselburgh is just off Edinburgh City Bypass, not far from Fort Kinnaird Retail Park and Asda. Take Newbigging/Inveresk route from Musselburgh



Free parking on street (one side only). No parking in church grounds. No disabled parking, drop off only.


Tarmac /Paved

Induction Loop:

Good male / female provision plus adapted toilet.

Wheelchair Access:

Sloped tarmac path. Level access into church.

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