A pound(s)1 million concert featuring leading pop acts, sports stars and The Ryder Cup Gala Concert at the SSE Hydro in
Acts confirmed for the four-hour event, which will also feature the two teams competing for the cup, are
The show, tickets for which go on sale on Saturday, has been directed by
The concert, on
Pop acts will be backed by 50 musicians from the RSNO on a stage set designed to represent the landscape of
The 2014 Ryder Cup takes place
"Even bigger" performers will be named in the coming weeks, the organisers said last night.
The NTS will stage an excerpt from their successful show Glasgow Girls, by
"The purpose is to celebrate a huge, huge occasion for
"It is not just about music, it is about the whole cultural tapestry of
Ms Gavin, executive producer of the show, said: "The way we have designed it is that there is a big landscape image, so we can fit in the Highlands, the whole of Scottish culture.
"One of the great moments will be introducing the two teams, and it will be a big moment and we have a big idea for that."
He added: "The Ryder Cup is one of the most exciting events in the sporting calendar and to have the opportunity to work on two of the biggest sporting events in the world is a dream come true for me."
A pound(s)1 million concert featuring leading pop acts, sports stars and
The Ryder Cup Gala Concert at the SSE Hydro in