The Piano Guys make their UK debut bringing a take on making classical music hip, with a rock 'n' roll style. Performing will be pianist Jon Schmidt & cellist Steven Sharp Nelson, later joined by producer/videographer Paul Anderson & Music Producer/Songwriter Al Van Der Beek for the finale.
30% OFF SELECTED TICKETS. Enjoy reduced price tickets for a performance by Manchester Camerata, the city's world-class chamber orchestra as they shine a light on one of Manchester’s most stunning and hidden venues – Albert Hall.
Friday 2nd May 2014 - Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
BBC PHILHARMONIC - MAHLER SYMPHONY No.1. Juanjo Mena and the BBC Philharmonic together explore the journey of Mahler's First Symphony, which takes us from the sounds of nature, using birdsong, to the sheer joy of living.
Friday 23rd May 2014 - Bridgewater Hall, Manchester
BBC PHILHARMONIC - VAUGHAN WILLIAMS. Here in Manchester, we've always done British music a bit differently. Haslingden-born Alan Rawsthorne turns a Lowry-like street scene into five minutes of bustling fun, while Elgar pours out his soul in the passionately romantic Violin Concerto.
Friday 30th May to Sunday 1st June 2014 - RNCM Studio Theatre
Opera Seria concludes its Donizetti cycle, and its work on the Tudor Queen operas, with Maria Stuarda . The opera depicts the epic battle between England's Queen Elizabeth I and her cousin, Mary Stuart Queen of Scots.
Sedrick the Seagull finds himself lost in a forest with an injured wing. He wonders how he will ever find his way home! But then he meets Gerry the Giraffe, & Bernard the Bear & soon discovers what real friends are for as they set off on an adventure together to find the sea……. Suitable for ages 3-7.
Commissioned for the 2004 Salisbury Festival, a powerful musical expression of the idea that our existence on this earth is ephemeral. In time we all pass away, most of us live in the expectation that a new generation will take over, & that life, as we know it, will continue as if for ever.
Rhydian rose to fame after finishing as runner-up on The X Factor in 2007. A classically trained Welsh baritone, crossover artist he has worked with composer Karl Jenkins and collaborated with Kiri te Kanawa and Bryn Terfel.
Celebrating the UK's most famous secret service agent, with all the iconic music and songs from over 50 years including 'From Russia With Love', 'Goldfinger', 'Diamonds Are Forever', 'Live And Let Die' and many more.
The John Wilson Orchestra plus special guests return with a brand new show celebrating the works of Cole Porter. ‘Cole Porter in Hollywood' features songs including ‘I've Got You Under My Skin', ‘Night & Day' and ‘Let's Do It' in the lush arrangements.
Rieu's Manchester Christmas show will see the Dutch maestro, alongside his Johann Strauss Orchestra, perform works from his hugely popular back catalogue including The Blue Danube, Love Theme from Romeo & Juliet and You'll Never Walk Alone.