Happy 30th Birthday to the SFO! The inaugural concert was held in the Music Hall, Aberdeen on 22nd March 1980. The SFO has since given some 230 full concerts, and items in many other events. With audiences from 1000 to 7000 total attendance is about 400,000. Recordings have been sold in 70 countries and broadcast widely. The birthday party concert is on 24th April in Aberdeen. Here’s to the next 30 years!