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What's on: Music

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert - Gamelan

13:10 - 14:00 10 May 2018

There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the day. Second-year Music students on the Ensemble Performance module demonstrate their newly acquired expertise in Sundanese Gamelan Degung from West Java, Indonesia in an exciting concert of traditional, contemporary and brand new music, including special guest..


04 - 08 June 2018

Join Manchester University Music Society in their unique equivalent to the 'Proms'! MUMS celebrate the end of the academic year by packing nine concerts into five days in an unmissable extravaganza of music making! This thrilling annual music festival showcases everything from Symphony Orchestra and Big Band to Wind Orchestra and Music Outr..

Estival Mashup

19:30 - 21:00 05 June 2018

This concert will feature Carnival of the Animals and a dance showcase, before a group of outgoing music students, the ‘8 guys’, give their original take on life in the Martin Harris Centre in a mini-musical.

Jazz Showcase

13:10 - 14:00 05 June 2018

Manchester University Music Society Jazz showcase returns, following its success back in October. Come and enjoy a concert which is sure to take you right across the endless soundscape of jazz. Expect both the expected and the unexpected! There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the day.

Ad Solem and The Cosmo Singers

13:10 - 14:00 06 June 2018

Join the two chamber choirs of the university for a final concert before their joint choral and orchestral tour to Ireland this summer! Featuring Triptych by Tara O’Regan and much more. There’s no need to book – this concert is free and you can just turn up on the day.

Manchester University String Orchestra and Chamber Orchestra

19:30 - 21:00 06 June 2018

Programme to include: Mozart Divertimento Dmajor k.136 Tchaikovsky Elegy for Strings Beethoven Piano Concerto No.3 MUSO finish a highly successful year with works by Mozart and Tchaikovsky, before CJ Carrington performs Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No.3 with Chamber Orchestra. Come and watch two fantastic ensembles for the price of one!

Manchester University Music Society Grade 1 Orchestra

13:10 - 14:00 07 June 2018

Have you ever wanted to watch a saxophonist try and play a violin whilst a trombonist struggles to hold the bow of a cello? This concert showcases the work of the grade 1-athon player, raising money for Oxfam! *Please note- this concert is intentionally of a low standard due to the nature of the grade 1-athon* There’s no need to book – t..

Manchester University Wind Orchestra and Brass Band

19:30 - 21:00 07 June 2018

Michael Giacchino arr. Jay Bocook The incredibles theme Berstein West Side Story - Selections for Band John Williams arr. Jerry Brubaker Star Wars: The Marches The Incredibles, West Side Story and Star Wars in one half?! MUWO will provide you just that in their take on a night at the movies. Followed by Brass Band with an exciting mix of rep,..

Manchester University Music Society - Symphony Orchestra

19:30 - 21:00 08 June 2018

Elgar Dream Children Elizabeth Maconchy Nocturne Vaughan Williams Symphony No.5 Manchester University Music Society finishes Estival in style with an inspiring final concert from Symphony Orchestra. It’s been a hugely successful year for MUMS and this concert will be no exception, featuring Vaughan Williams’ Symphony No.5.

The European Art-Science-Technology Network Week

18:00 - 19:30 27 June 2018

The European Art-Science-Technology Network (EASTN-DC) is a forerunner of the next digital revolution, bringing together 17 partners, from the European Union, Brazil, USA and Canada. Supported by Creative Europe, it will present research, technology and creativity from NOVARS and EASTN-DC. Price: £8.50 / £5.50 / £3 special 2-concert..