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Usher Hall celebrates its centenary

30 September 2014 Last updated at 00:00 BST

One of the world's greatest concert halls is celebrating its centenary.

The Usher Hall was the vision of a wealthy Edinburgh drinks merchant Andrew Usher who wanted to cultivate a taste for music.

It has hosted royalty, politicians, rock stars, boxing and opera.

BBC Scotland's Morag Kinniburgh reports on the hall's eclectic history.

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