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Scots star Nicola Benedetti to grace Usher Hall

Posted: 11th November 2014

One of Scotland’s foremost musical stars will entertain hundreds of Edinburgh music lovers as part of a concert sponsored by Capital Document Solutions.

Conducted by the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO), Oundjian and Benedetti takes place at the city’s Usher Hall on Friday, November 14.

Nicola Benedetti, an internationally renowned classical violinist, will be joined by the RSNO’s music director, Peter Oundjian, to perform Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No.4 and Shostakovich’s Violin Concerto No.1.

Originally from West Kilbride, Nicola has performed at some of the world’s most prestigious venues as part of major orchestras. In 2013, she was awarded an MBE for her services to music and charity.

Tom Flockhart, founder and managing director of office equipment specialist Capital Document Solutions, said: “Nicola Benedetti is one of the brightest musical talents this country has to offer so we are delighted for our company to be associated with this concert, which promises to be a fantastic occasion.

“The RSNO does a terrific job in raising the profile of the arts in Scotland and, as a long-standing supporter of the organization, it is an honour to help them continue their fine work.”

Limited tickets for the concert are available to buy via the RSNO’s website: http://www.rsno.org.uk/whatson/?c_id=218&action=Read+More&month=11&year=2014

The Royal Scottish National Orchestra is one of Europe’s leading symphony orchestras. Formed in 1891 as the Scottish Orchestra, the company became the Scottish National Orchestra in 1950, and was awarded Royal Patronage in 1991.

Throughout its proud history, the Orchestra has played an important part in Scotland’s musical life, including performing at the opening ceremony of the Scottish Parliament building in 2004

For further information visit www.rsno.org.uk

Established in 1979, Capital is Scotland’s largest independent supplier of office equipment and document solutions. It provides copiers, printers, scanners and software with comprehensive national maintenance and training support to businesses and organisations in the private and public sectors.

The company employs 205 people across Scotland, including operations in Edinburgh, Glasgow and Dundee, Aberdeen, Inverness and Shetland.

For further information visit www.capital-solutions.co.uk

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