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  • Vive le Fringe! 2019 at the Institut français d’Ecosse

    From 1 August 00:00 to 31 August

    Vive le Fringe!, now in its 9th year, is the Institut français d’Ecosse’s celebration of Edinburgh’s August festivals. Our 2019 programme offers a varied lineup of live performance, digital media, and classical music.

  • Right in the Eye - Live Movie-Concert of Georges Méliès’ Films

    From 2 August 13:30 to 25 August 14:30

    Part of Vive le Fringe !, this ciné-concert features a live trio of French musicians that intertwine playful modern compositions and the fantasy of the legendary filmmaker Georges Méliès

  • Worldwidewestern

    From 12 August 19:00 to 25 August 20:00

    No horse, no Apache warriors planning an ambush, no dusty landscapes. This cowboy doesn’t care. He’ll find them on the web. Part of Vive le Fringe !, this digital western features Raphaël Gouisset, Associate Artist at La Manufacture Centre Dramatique National Nancy-Lorraine

  • Quatuor Mona plays Debussy & Beethoven

    Sunday 18 August 20:30-21:30

    As part of Vive le Fringe !, Quatuor Mona will give a concert featuring Debussy’s String Quartet in G minor and Beethoven’s String Quartet, Op. 59, No. 2

  • Afternoon Concert with the Musique de l’Artillerie

    Wednesday 21 August 15:00-16:00

    The Musique de l’Artillerie’s clarinet quartet and brass quintet’s will serve up a free afternoon concert of world music, jazz, and variety.

  • Dixieland on West Parliament Square

    Friday 23 August 15:15-16:00

    The Musique de l’Artillerie’s Dixieland Ensemble will play in the traditional New Orleans style, harking back to the early years of jazz and early 20th-century marching bands

Institut Français Écosse 2019