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What's on: Music

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Rob Hall and Chick Lyall (followed by a workshop)

13:10 - 14:00 14 February 2019

Rob Hall (saxes, clarinets, wind synth) Chick Lyall (piano, electronics) In a partnership spanning over a decade and five CDs, the improvisational synergy between composers Rob Hall and Chick Lyall has been described as "tremendous" by the Sunday Herald and having "great empathy as performers with impeccable taste" by Jazzwise. This event is..

MUMS Lunchtime Concerts: New Sounds

13:10 - 14:00 15 February 2019

Come and enjoy a lunchtime concert performed by the Manchester University Music Society. These concerts are free, no need to book just turn up. In this free public lunchtime concert, you have the opportunity to hear some of Manchester University Music Society’s newest and best student compositions. Comprising of varying forces and styles, t..

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Nicholas Ashton, piano: Wasserklavier

13:10 - 14:00 21 February 2019

This programme explores the theme of water: The dark surface of a Venetian canal; grey clouds, distant thunder; snow-fall; footstep imprints on a frozen surface; rainfall; a glimpse of a rainbow; still, dark water; invocations of a water-nymph; fountain cascades. This free event is part of the Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series, which i..

MUMS Opera Project

19:00 - 21:00 22 February 2019

MUMS present a night of opera! Witness the World Stage Premier of Judith Weir’s ‘Armida’, a modern tale of love and war, alongside a chance to see Ravel’s magical, entrancing and enthralling ‘L’Enfant et les Sortilèges’ come to life!

MUMS Opera Project

19:00 - 21:00 23 February 2019

MUMS present a night of opera! Witness the World Stage Premier of Judith Weir’s ‘Armida’, a modern tale of love and war, alongside a chance to see Ravel’s magical, entrancing and enthralling ‘L’Enfant et les Sortilèges’ come to life!

Nigerian Gospel Singing Workshop with Evanthia Patsiaoura

14:30 - 16:00 28 February 2019

Led by Evanthia Patsiaoura, this workshop explores the rich music repertoires and performance aesthetics of contemporary Nigerian gospel culture. Join us in singing in different languages of Nigeria and develop skills in call-and-response, harmonisation, and rhythmical clapping and body movement. All welcome!

Walter Carroll Lunchtime Concert Series: Daniel Hyunwoo Evans (Piano)

13:10 - 14:00 28 February 2019

Daniel Hyunwoo Evans will perform a solo recital in the WCLC series 2018-2019. Bristol-born to mixed Welsh and Korean parentage, Daniel has performed solo recitals and concertos throughout Europe and the USA, and had his compositions performed throughout the UK at solo, ensemble and orchestral level, and regularly improvises cadenzas and embel..

Ad Solem and The Cosmo Singers

19:30 - 21:00 02 March 2019

The University of Manchester Chamber Choirs: Ad Solem and The Cosmo singers have an exciting year ahead. With concerts in venues across the UK such as York Minster, Manchester St Ann’s and the Whitworth Hall, culminating in a tour to Budapest. www.universitychorus.org.uk

MANTIS FESTIVAL

18:00 - 19:30 02 March 2019

MANTIS (Manchester Theatre in Sound) presents concerts of exciting new electroacoustic music, featuring the large-scale MANTIS sound diffusion system for a truly unique and immersive sonic experience. With special guest artist (Darragh Morgan, Violin).

MANTIS FESTIVAL

20:00 - 21:00 02 March 2019

MANTIS (Manchester Theatre in Sound) presents concerts of exciting new electroacoustic music, featuring the large-scale MANTIS sound diffusion system for a truly unique and immersive sonic experience. With special guest artist (Darragh Morgan, Violin).