Leslie Martin, Architecture, Photo, Architect, Scotland, Building, Picture, UK

Royal Concert Hall Glasgow

The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall – design by Sir Leslie Martin with RMJM

Glasgow Concert Hall

Commonwealth Games Cultural Venues

The Culture and External Affairs Minister has announced funding to redevelop two of Glasgow’s leading venues in time for the 2014 Commonwealth Games.

Address: 2 Sauchiehall St, Glasgow, G2 3NY

Photos from 3 Apr 2011:

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Glasgow Royal Concert Hall – photos © Adrian Welch

Fiona Hyslop confirmed the Scottish Government has allocated more than a million pounds from its 2011/12 budget for work on the Theatre Royal and Glasgow Royal Concert Hall.

Scottish Opera will receive £605,000 to progress plans to upgrade the Theatre Royal while the Royal Scottish National Orchestra (RSNO) will receive £413,000 towards the redevelopment of its new home at the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall. 28 Feb 2011

Granted Royal status post-completion the Glasgow International Concert Hall replaced St Andrews Hall, Charing Cross: it burned down in 1962.

The Royal Concert Hall opened in time for Glasgow’s European City of Culture Year in 1990.

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall Architect – Leslie Martin

Glasgow Royal Concert Hall
Royal Concert Hall photo © Adrian Welch

Contact the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall : 0141 287 5511

The Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Ticket Centre, Candleriggs
Mon-Sun: 9:30am-6:30pm Sun: 10am – 5pm

Royal Concert Hall Glasgow
Glasgow Concert Hall © Adrian Welch

Leslie Martin (1908 – 99) – Key Leslie Martin Buildings:

1960-1962: Harvey Court, Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge
1963-1964: William Stone Building, Peterhouse College, Cambridge
1978-1984: Faculty of Music, West Rd, Cambridge

Concert Hall Buildings

Key building adjacent to the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall:

Buchanan Galleries

SECC Glasgow
SECC Glasgow
photograph : Richard Davies

Scottish Concert Hall – Perth

Glasgow Armadillo – Concert Venue
Clyde Auditorium
photo © Isabelle Lomholt

The name of Leslie Martin lives on in the Martin Centre for Architectural Studies, Cambridge

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Glasgow Concert Hall Building – page

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