Edinburgh Youth Orchestra. Bringing high quality orchestral and ensemble playing to young musicians from Edinburgh, the Lothians and beyond. The Symphony Orchestra is the premier university orchestra and performs monthly concerts in Sursa Performance Hall. It also serves as the main stage opera orchestra in the spring semester and performs several off-campus performances each year. Auditions are held at the beginning of each academic year. Learn more. We are a non-auditioning wind band accepting brass, woodwind and percussion players.. We rehearse on Wednesday evenings from 6.45pm-9.30pm at the Reid Concert Hall in Bristo Square. From cocktail bars with pianos playing jazz standards, to New Orleans style Mardi Gras jazz parties, from the West End to Merchant City, Glasgow's jazz scene is seriously cool. So next time you're craving a little double base, or saxophone action, check out our guide to jazz bars in Glasgow.