Live music rocks Torphichen

LIVE music entertainment kicks off at Torphichen this April.

Two fantastic concerts are planned for the enchanting setting of Torphichen Kirk, the home of Torphichen Summer Nights, which starts its new season on Easter Sunday.

Doors open this Sunday at 6.30pm for 7pm with Pure Brass - a vibrant, young and well established brass quintet, who perform regularly to critical acclaim. Interval drinks are served in the atmospheric Torphichen Preceptory.

The popular venue is also hosting The Rocklassical Project presented by Bea Dawkins on Saturday, April 30. The Project is a vibrant new musical showcase presented by young musician Bea Dawkins, an S6 pupil at Linlithgow Academy. The concert next Saturday brings together amateur and professional musicians. The music starts at 7pm, doors open at 6.30 pm.

Tickets for The Rocklassical Project are £4, children (£3) and are available from 07599 269411 or on the door. The concert is sponsored by ARD Consultancy and all proceeds go to Torphichen Kirk. For Torphichen Summer Nights, tickets are £10 (conc £8) and are available on 01506 635257, from Linlithgow Bookshop, Torphichen Post Office or from To take out a membership which guarantees tickets for all five concerts in the series contact Hilary Horton on 01506 632287.