Event Listings

All of our upcoming events are listed below in date order. To filter the list, please choose one of the following options:

Flexible Booking  |  BBC Philharmonic  |  The Hallé  |  International Concert Series  |  Manchester Camerata  |  Organ Concerts  |  Family Events  |  Raymond Gubbay |  Mid-Day Concerts |  Guided Tours |  Waters of Life


<h6><b>The Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust & the Spiders from Mars</b></h6>
The Rise & Fall of Ziggy Stardust & the Spiders from Mars


Supergroup HOLY HOLY featuring Tony Visconti and Woody Woodmansey will be performing The Rise and Fall of Ziggy Stardust and The Spiders From Mars album in its entirety.

Tuesday 28 March 2017 Doors 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

Carlos Miguel Prieto conductor | Kathryn Stott piano | Michaela Parry mezzo-soprano


Revueltas Sensemayá (8’) | Copland El Salón México (12') | Gershwin Piano Concerto (31’) | Falla The Three Cornered Hat (complete ballet) (30')

Thursday 30 March 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Music Makers: Toddler Session</b></h6>
Music Makers: Toddler Session


Monthly music and sensory play sessions for babies and toddlers (booking is essential, maximum 4 tickets per person).

Friday 31 March 11:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Music Makers: Toddler session</b></h6>
Music Makers: Toddler session


Monthly music and sensory play sessions for babies (booking is essential, maximum 4 tickets per person).

Friday 31 March 12:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Music Makers: Baby session</b></h6>
Music Makers: Baby session


Monthly music and sensory play sessions for babies (booking is essential, maximum 4 tickets per person).

Friday 31 March 1:45 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Music Makers: Baby session</b></h6>
Music Makers: Baby session


Monthly music and sensory play sessions for babies (booking is essential, maximum 4 tickets per person).

Friday 31 March 2:45 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Rick Astley</b></h6>
Rick Astley


Rick Astley remains one of the most successful solo artists to have ever emerged from Britain. His three decades in the spotlight have seen the music legend enter the record books for his early ground-breaking chart success; garner rapturous critical acclaim; and sell-out arenas on almost every continent, as he continues to leave an indelible mark on pop-culture.

Friday 31 March 2017 Doors 7:00PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
BBC Philharmonic

James Feddeck conductor | James Ehnes violin


John Harbison Remembering Gatsby (7’) | Barber Violin Concerto (23’) | Rachmaninov Symphony No.2 (55’)

Saturday 01 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>10cc</b></h6>
Greatest Hits & More
10cc
Greatest Hits & More


Among the most inventive and influential bands in the history of popular music, 10cc are one of the very few acts to have achieved commercial, critical and creative success in equal measure.

Sunday 2 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<b>Guided Tours</b>
Guided Tours


Your chance to see behind the scenes at The Bridgewater Hall. Please note: the undercroft is accessed by two flights of metal steps; all other areas of the building are fully accessible.

Tuesday 4 April 2017 2:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Amy Macdonald</b></h6>
Amy Macdonald


Still only 29 years old, Amy has released 3 albums and sold over 5 million records worldwide - including 1.5 million here in the UK. She has performed to over 3 million people across the world and spent this summer splitting her time between the recording studio and headlining festivals across Europe

Thursday 6 April 2017 Doors 7.00pm The Bridgewater Hall




<b>Guided Tour</b>
Guided Tour


Your chance to see behind the scenes at The Bridgewater Hall. Please note: the undercroft is accessed by two flights of metal steps; all other areas of the building are fully accessible.

Monday 10 April 2017 11:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Be Hear Now </b></h6>
Waters of Life Concert
Be Hear Now
Waters of Life Concert


This event will take place in The Barbirolli Room.
A relaxed concert performance for all ages followed by two parallel workshops for ages 0-11 and 12-19 - musical discovery sessions for young people with special educational needs and their families.

Tuesday 11 April 2017 10:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Be Hear Now - 0-11 Workshop</b></h6>
Waters of Life
Be Hear Now - 0-11 Workshop
Waters of Life


This event will take place in The Barbirolli Room.
A relaxed concert performance for all ages followed by two parallel workshops for ages 0-11 and 12-19 - musical discovery sessions for young people with special educational needs and their families.

Tuesday 11 April 2017 11:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Be Hear Now - 12-19 Workshop</b></h6>
Waters of Life
Be Hear Now - 12-19 Workshop
Waters of Life


This event will take place in The Barbirolli Room.
A relaxed concert performance for all ages followed by two parallel workshops for ages 0-11 and 12-19 - musical discovery sessions for young people with special educational needs and their families.

Tuesday 11 April 2017 11:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Willshire Piano Duo</b><p>
Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society</h6>
Willshire Piano Duo

Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society

James Willshire piano | Pippa Harrison piano

Schubert Three March Militaires D.733 | Stevenson Two Chinese Folk Songs | Saint-Saëns Carnival of the Animals

Tuesday 11 April 2017 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Shropshire Boatmen</b><p>
Waters of Life</h6>
The Shropshire Boatmen

Waters of Life

This event will take place in The Barbirolli Room.

The Shropshire Boatmen are a shanty crew who sing to keep alive the connection between our inland waterways and the international seafaring trade. This event will include a mix of original and well-known songs for you to join in with, plus the chance to hear something about the history and meaning of maritime music.

Tuesday 11 April 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Pop-up Poetry with Bill Lloyd</b><p>
Waters of Life</h6>
Pop-up Poetry with Bill Lloyd

Waters of Life

This event will take place in The Stalls Café Bar.

Led by folk-singer and actor, Bill Lloyd, read a poem of your own, inspired by water, the sea or canals. For the chance to participate, submit your ideas to popuppoetry@bridgewater-hall.co.uk and a selection will be heard on the day. Following the poetry session, Bill will sing a selection of traditional songs.

Tuesday 11 April 2017 4:15 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Sea Shanty Big Sing</b><p>
Waters of Life</h6>
Sea Shanty Big Sing

Waters of Life

Simply Singing and Special Guests The Shropshire Boatmen

Whether you’re an experienced singer or a complete beginner, this is your chance to sing sea shanties in our stunning Auditorium. Experienced choir leaders Simply Singing will guide you through a number of sea shanties and you’ll soon be raising the roof with beautiful harmonies. Lyrics will be provided in advance to help you prepare.

Tuesday 11 April 2017 6:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Trim Rig & A Doxy</b><p>
Waters of Life</h6>
Trim Rig & A Doxy

Waters of Life

This event will take place in The Stalls Café Bar.

Shanty duo, Derek and Julia Batters performances are both warm and humorous. This evening they’ll treat you to a selection of sea shanties, songs based on the poems of Lancashire writer Cicely Fox Smith and more.

Tuesday 11 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Jonathan Scott</b><p>
Lunchtime Organ Concerts - Occasion</h6>
Jonathan Scott

Lunchtime Organ Concerts - Occasion

Handel Overture (Music for The Royal Fireworks HWV 351) | Bach Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring BWV 147 | Lefébure-Wély Sortie in B flat | Clarke The Prince of Denmark's March | Mendelssohn Sonata No.3 in A major Op.65 | Handel Arrival of The Queen of Sheba (Solomon HWV 67) | Gigout Grand Choeur Dialogué | Yon Humoresque - Toccatina for Flute | Walton Crown Imperial – A Coronation March

Wednesday 12 April 2017 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
BBC Philharmonic


Nicholas Kraemer conductor | Nicholas Mulroy Evangelist | Matthew Hargreaves Christus | Lina Johnson soprano | Marianne Beate Kielland mezzo-soprano | Andrew Tortise tenor | Benjamin Bevan baritone | Manchester Chamber Choir

Bach Matthäus-Passion (St Matthew Passion) (159’)

Friday 14 April 2017 2:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Caro Emerald</b></h6>
Plus support Irit
Caro Emerald
Plus support Irit


Doors 7.00pm.
Caro Emerald returns to The Bridgewater Hall with 'The Emerald Island Tour' in 2017. The Amsterdam Conservatory jazz-trained vocalist is an original pop star with the look of a Hollywood icon of yesteryear and a voice that oozes warmth and vitality.

Saturday 15 April 2017 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Caro Emerald</b></h6>
Plus support Irit
Caro Emerald
Plus support Irit


Doors 7.00pm.
Caro Emerald returns to The Bridgewater Hall with 'The Emerald Island Tour'. The Amsterdam Conservatory jazz-trained vocalist is an original pop star with the look of a Hollywood icon of yesteryear and a voice that oozes warmth and vitality.

Sunday 16 April 2017 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Stairway to Heaven</b></h6>
Led Zeppelin Masters
Stairway to Heaven
Led Zeppelin Masters


Fronted by powerhouse vocalist Vince Contarino and bolstered by the breathtaking might of the thirty-five-piece The Black Dog Orchestra, Led Zeppelin Masters features no fewer than eighteen Led Zeppelin classics.

Tuesday 18 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

Sir Mark Elder conductor | Sunwook Kim piano


Berlioz Overture: Rob Roy (12') | Huw Watkins Symphony (world premiere) (20') | Brahms Piano Concerto No.2 (48')

Thursday 20 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>'Jamie's Concert' with Noriko Ogawa, piano</b><p>Waters of Life</h6>
'Jamie's Concert' with Noriko Ogawa, piano

Waters of Life

Concert programme includes:
Clara Schumann Polonaise Op.1 | Debussy Reflections in the water, The girl with the flaxen hair, Clair de Lune | Hiroko Kokubu Sleeping Forest | Beethoven Für Elise | Akiko Yamane Illuminated Baby | Chopin Ballade No.1

Friday 21 April 2017 10.30 AM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Clare Hammond, piano</b><p>
Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society</h6>
Clare Hammond, piano

Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society

Jacquet de la Guerre Suite No.6 in G major | James Francis Brown, David Matthews, Alan Mills, Peter Fribbins & Robin Walker Five Aquarelles | Fauré Nocturne No.8 in D flat, Op.37 ; Nocturne No.12 in E minor Op.107 | Debussy L’isle joyeuse

Friday 21 April 2017 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Wall of Water</b></h6>
Wall of Water


English String Orchestra | Kenneth Woods conductor | Harriet Mackenzie violin

Wall of Water Introduction (30') | Thea Musgrave Green (15') | Deborah Pritchard Violin Concerto 'Wall of Water' (20') | Emily Doolittle falling still (5') | Kaija Saariaho Terra memoria (15')

A chance to hear the acclaimed new Violin Concerto by Deborah Pritchard written in response to a series of 13 oil paintings, Wall of Water by the contemporary artist Maggi Hambling. The programme also includes music by that pioneer among women composers, Thea Musgrave, Emily Doolittle’s evocation of a blackbird singing in the rain and Kaija Saariaho’s intense meditation on the presence of the dead.

Friday 21 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Giants of Jazz
The Hallé
Giants of Jazz

Roderick Dunk conductor | James Pearson piano | The James Pearson Trio from Ronnie Scott’s


George Gershwin Rhapsody in Blue | Scott Joplin Maple Leaf Rag | Billy Mayerl Marigold | Jelly Roll Morton King Porter Stomp | Duke Ellington Caravan | Thelonius Monk ’Round Midnight | George Shearing Lullaby of Birdland | Dave Brubeck Take Five | Oscar Peterson March Past | Chick Corea Spain

Saturday 22 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
BBC Philharmonic

Vassily Sinaisky conductor | Vadim Gluzman violin | Robin Tritschler tenor


Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme of Thomas Tallis (15’) | Sofia Gubaidulina Offertorium (44’) | Vaughan Williams Symphony No.3 ‘A Pastoral Symphony’ (36’)

Sunday 23 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Hallé Tea Dance</b></h6>
Hallé Tea Dance


Put your dancing shoes on and join us for a tea dance with a difference. Be swept away with a captivating mixture of Ballroom and Sequence pieces in our new Afternoon Tea Dance.

This event will be held at The Hallé at St. Michael’s.

Monday 24 April 2017 1:00PM The Hallé at St. Michael's



<h6><b>John Prine</b></h6>
Plus support Amanda Shires
John Prine
Plus support Amanda Shires


Two time Grammy-award winner, John Prine, is a singer songwriter who, from his eponymously titled first LP release in 1971, has continued to write and perform songs that have become central to American musical heritage. His songs speak to the everyday experience of ordinary people with a simple honesty, and an extraordinary ability to get right through to the heart of the listener.

Monday 24 April 2017 Doors 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Simón Bolívar National Youth Choir of Venezuela</b><p>
International Concert Series</h6>
Simón Bolívar National Youth Choir of Venezuela

International Concert Series

We regret that this concert will not be going ahead as the Simón Bolivar National Youth Choir has withdrawn from their European tour.

Tuesday 25 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

Sir Mark Elder conductor | Julian Bliss clarinet


Elgar Introduction and Allegro for Strings (15’) | Weber Clarinet Concerto No.2 (20’) | Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5 (47’)

Wednesday 26 April 2017 2:15 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Oliver Heath, Gary Pomeroy, Christopher Murray & Tom Poster</b>
<p>Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society</h6></p>
Oliver Heath, Gary Pomeroy, Christopher Murray & Tom Poster

Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society

Oliver Heath violin | Gary Pomeroy viola | Christopher Murray cello | Tom Poster piano

Dvorak Bagatelles No.1 & 5, Op.47 | Brahms Piano Quartet No.1 in G minor, Op.25

Thursday 27 April 2017 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

Sir Mark Elder conductor | Julian Bliss clarinet


Elgar Introduction and Allegro for Strings (15’) | Weber Clarinet Concerto No.2 (20’) | Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5 (47’)

Thursday 27 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Remembering Fred with Aljaz and Janette</b></h6>
Remembering Fred with Aljaz and Janette


Get ready to step back in time and relive special moments from the career of dancing extraordinaire, Fred Astaire with Aljaz and Janette.

Saturday 29 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Pandit Tarun Bhattacharya (santoor), Pandit Ronu Majumdar (bansuri flute) & Kousic Sen (tabla)</b><p>Music For The Mind And Soul</h6>
Pandit Tarun Bhattacharya (santoor), Pandit Ronu Majumdar (bansuri flute) & Kousic Sen (tabla)

Music For The Mind And Soul

Continuing its theme of Jugalbandi, Milapfest’s Music for the Mind and Soul concert series presents a special performance by accomplished Santoor artist Pandit Tarun Bhattacharya and world famous Bansuri flautist Pandit Ronu Majumdar. They will be accompanied by Tabla maestro Kousic Sen.

Sunday 30 April 2017 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

Sir Mark Elder conductor | Julian Bliss clarinet


Elgar Introduction and Allegro for Strings (15’) | Weber Clarinet Concerto No.2 (20’) | Tchaikovsky Symphony No.5 (47’)

Sunday 30 April 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
UpClose: The Next Generation
Manchester Camerata
UpClose: The Next Generation

Iyad Sughayer piano/lead artist | Manchester Camerata Principal musicians


Haydn Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross | Messiaen Quartet for the End of Time

This concert takes place at Manchester Cathedral.

Tuesday 2 May 2017 7:30 PM Manchester Cathedral



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

Ryan Wigglesworth conductor | Hallé Choir


Purcell Funeral Sentences for Queen Mary (15') | Ryan Wigglesworth Locke’s Theatre (2013) (17') | Bruckner Symphony No.9 (60')

Thursday 04 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Steve Hackett</b></h6>Genesis Revisited with Classic Hackett
Steve Hackett
Genesis Revisited with Classic Hackett


Following the success of his 2015/16 tour, Steve Hackett returns with an exciting new show. Celebrating the 40th anniversary of the classic Genesis album Wind and Wuthering, Steve and his band will be performing several tracks from the album as well as fan favourites and other Genesis numbers never performed before by Steve's band, plus tracks from his new album due out in 2017.

Friday 5 May 2017 Doors 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Al Stewart: Back to the Bedsit Tour 2017</b></h6>
Al Stewart: Back to the Bedsit Tour 2017


For fifty years, Al Stewart has been writing and singing songs. Now, on his 'Back to the Bedsit' tour, he will be playing acoustic versions from his musical back pages going all the way back to the bedsit with “Bedsitter Images”. He will be accompanied by his long-time collaborator Dave Nachmanoff and joined by Guitarist Tim Renwick.

Saturday 6 May 2017 8.00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Atif Aslam</b></h6>Plus support
Atif Aslam
Plus support


After another fantastic year of hit songs, Atif Aslam returns to Manchester for a headline show set to rock all his UK fans.

Sunday 7 May 2017 6:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Procol Harum 1967 - 2017</b></h6>
Procol Harum 1967 - 2017


In this very special concert, celebrating their 50th anniversary, Procol Harum will perform a selection from their best known repertoire together with some new surprises.

Monday 8 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Adam Ant</h6></b> ANTHEMS The Singles Tour
Plus support Glam Skanks
Adam Ant
ANTHEMS The Singles Tour Plus support Glam Skanks


Following the hugely successful Kings of the Wild Frontier tour earlier this year, which saw Adam play his classic and now iconic album to over 30,000 fans in sold out venues across the UK, Adam Ant has announced ANTHEMS The Singles Tour.

Tuesday 9 May 2017 7.30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Adam Ant</h6></b> ANTHEMS The Singles Tour
Plus support Glam Skanks
Adam Ant
ANTHEMS The Singles Tour Plus support Glam Skanks


Following the hugely successful Kings of the Wild Frontier tour earlier this year, which saw Adam play his classic and now iconic album to over 30,000 fans in sold out venues across the UK, Adam Ant has announced ANTHEMS The Singles Tour.

Wednesday 10 May 2017 7.30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Jonathan Scott</b><p>
Lunchtime Organ Recitals - War & Peace</h6>
Jonathan Scott

Lunchtime Organ Recitals - War & Peace

Coates The Dambusters March | Jonathan Scott Peterloo 1819 | Holst Mars, the Bringer of War (The Planets Op.32) | Dupré Prelude & Fugue in B Major Op.7 No.1 | Philip Glass Satyagraha (Evening Song - Act III Conclusion) | Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture Op.49

Thursday 11 May 2017 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment<br />
Complete Brandenburg Concertos</b><p>
International Concert Series</h6>
Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment
Complete Brandenburg Concertos

International Concert Series

J.S. Bach Brandenburg Concerto No.1 in F (20’) | Brandenburg Concerto No.3 in G (11’) | Brandenburg Concerto No.5 in D (20’) | Brandenburg Concerto No.4 in G (16’) | Brandenburg Concerto No.6 in B-flat (16’) | Brandenburg Concerto No.2 in F (12’)

In this programme, The Orchestra of the age of Enlightenment focus their creative attention upon those iconic orchestral works of the Baroque, Bach’s six amazing and varied Brandenburg Concertos.

Thursday 11 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Sound of Musicals</b></h6>
The Sound of Musicals


A concert packed full of show stopping hits from the world's best-loved musicals, performed by four star soloists from the West End.

Friday 12 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Finlandia
The Hallé
Finlandia

Stephen Bell conductor | Joseph Moog piano


Sibelius Karelia Suite | Grieg Piano Concerto | Sibelius Valse Triste | Grieg Peer Gynt Suite | Sibelius Finlandia

Saturday 13 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Glenn Miller Orchestra</b></h6>
Glenn Miller Orchestra


Ray McVay band leader | Mark Porter guest vocalist | Catherine Sykes guest vocalist | The Swingtime Jivers | The Polka Dot Dolls

The UK’s most renowned big band swings you back in time playing Glenn Miller’s own arrangements of favourite wartime chart-toppers and hits from the forties directed by legendary band leader Ray McVay.

Sunday 14 May 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra</b></h6>
Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra


Jing Huan conductor | Jian Wang cello | Lei Jia sheng

Britten Four Sea Interludes Op.33a | Ye Xiaogang Guangdong Music Suite, Op.51 (GSO commission, 2005) | Zhao Lin Duo for cello, sheng and orchestra | Stravinsky Firebird Suite (1919 version)

Since its founding in 1957, the Guangzhou Symphony Orchestra has become one of China's most prestigious orchestras. It is the only Chinese symphony orchestra to have toured and performed on five continents.

Monday 15 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

James Feddeck conductor | Andrew Tyson piano


Smetana Má Vlast: Vltava (12’) | Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 (30’) | Dvorák Symphony No.6 (40’)

Wednesday 17 May 2017 2:15 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

James Feddeck conductor | Andrew Tyson piano


Smetana Má Vlast: Vltava (12’) | Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 (30’) | Dvorák Symphony No.6 (40’)

Thursday 18 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Imelda May</b></h6>
Imelda May


Imelda May has announced her first UK tour in over three years in support of her highly anticipated new album Life Love Flesh Blood due for release in March 2017.

Saturday 20 May 2017 Doors 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Pandit Ranajit Sengupta (sarod), Ashim Chowdhury (sitar) and Kousic Sen (tabla)</b><p>Music For The Mind And Soul</h6>
Pandit Ranajit Sengupta (sarod), Ashim Chowdhury (sitar) and Kousic Sen (tabla)

Music For The Mind And Soul

Next in Milapfest’s special Jugalbandi themed concerts as part of its Music for the Mind and Soul series is Sarod superstar, Pandit Ranajit Sengupta and accomplished sitarist Ashim Chowdhury. They will be accompanied by Tabla maestro Kousic Sen.

Sunday 21 May 2017 1:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Hallé

James Feddeck conductor | Andrew Tyson piano


Smetana Má Vlast: Vltava (12’) | Chopin Piano Concerto No.2 (30’) | Dvorák Symphony No.6 (40’)

Sunday 21 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Hallé Tea Dance</b></h6>
Hallé Tea Dance


Put your dancing shoes on and join us for a tea dance with a difference. Be swept away with a captivating mixture of Ballroom and Sequence pieces in our new Afternoon Tea Dance.

This event will be held at The Hallé at St. Michael’s.

Monday 22 May 2017 1:00PM The Hallé at St. Michael's



<h6><b>Simple Minds</b></h6>Special guest The Anchoress
Simple Minds
Special guest The Anchoress


To celebrate brand new album ‘Simple Minds Acoustic’ Simple Minds will be taking to the road to perform their career spanning collection of songs acoustically for the very first time, joined by special guest The Anchoress.

Tuesday 23 May 2017 Doors 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Six Hands</h6>
John Williams, John Etheridge & Gary Ryan</b><p>
International Concert Series
Six Hands
John Williams, John Etheridge & Gary Ryan

International Concert Series

Programme to include: John Williams On The Wing | Phillip Houghton The Mantis and the Moon, duo | John Williams Extra Time, duo | plus other solos, duos and trios

Classical guitarist, John Williams only tours these days accompanied by long-standing musical friends. In this rare appearance, he is joined by the sparkling jazz performer, John Etheridge and another master of the classical guitar, Gary Ryan.

Thursday 25 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
BBC Philharmonic

Juanjo Mena conductor | Leonard Elschenbroich cello


Arvo Pärt Cantus in memoriam, Benjamin Britten (9’) | Dutilleux Tout un monde lointain (27') | Berlioz Symphonie fantastique (50’)

Friday 26 May 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>David Helfgott</b></h6>
David Helfgott


David Helfgott’s triumph over adversity to become one of the most successful pianists of his generation was portrayed in the award-winning movie Shine. He makes his Manchester debut at The Bridgewater Hall in a programme including Rachmaninov’s Piano Concerto No.3.

Saturday 27 May 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Cranberries</b></h6>
The Cranberries


Best known for their now classic songs Linger, Zombie and Dreams, The Cranberries will perform specially orchestrated versions of their many hits with each show on the tour featuring a string quartet.

Sunday 28 May 2017 Doors 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé and BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
The Hallé and BBC Philharmonic


Sir Mark Elder conductor | Brandon Jovanovich Waldermar, tenor | Emily Magee Tove, soprano | Alice Coote Wood Dove, mezzo-soprano | Graham Clark Klaus the Fool, tenor | Johan Reuter Bauer, bass | Sir Thomas Allen speaker

Schoenberg Gurrelieder (99')

Sunday 04 June 2017 6:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
The Play Off
Manchester Camerata
The Play Off

Gábor Takács-Nagy music director | Guy Johnston cello | Gabriella Swallow cello


Haydn Symphony No.38 in C major | Colin Riley Double Concerto for Two Cellos (World Premiere) | Philip Glass Echorus for Two Violins and Strings |Mozart Symphony No.36, K425, ‘Linz’

This concert takes place at Manchester Cathedral.

Thursday 8 June 2017 7:30PM Manchester Cathedral



<h6><b>Sir Willard White<br>
The Brodsky Quartet<p></b>
International Concert Series</h6>
Sir Willard White
The Brodsky Quartet

International Concert Series

Copland Hoedown, Two folk songs (Long Time Ago, The Dodger) | Gershwin Summertime, Honey Man, I Got Plenty O' Nuttin' | Barber Dover Beach |Khachaturian Sabre Dance | Britten Poem, Two folk songs (Ash Grove and The Foggy, Foggy Dew) | Jerome Kern They Didn't Believe Me | Sinatra Classics Close to You, PS I Love You, My Way | Massenet Elégie | Jamaican trad. Jamaica Farewell

Sir Willard White collaborates with the innovative Brodsky String Quartet in a unique programme which acknowledges the work of the great Hollywood String Quartet, including the work they did with Frank Sinatra on the extraordinary album Close to You.

Friday 09 June 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<p><h6><b>The Amazing Sound Quest</b></h6></p>
BBC Philharmonic Family Concert

The Amazing Sound Quest

BBC Philharmonic Family Concert


Are you ready to play musical detective and go hunting for amazing sounds? Lots of them can be found right at the heart of some brilliant orchestral pieces… if you know where to look!

Saturday 10 June 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Kevin & Karen</b></h6>
Kevin & Karen


Strictly sweethearts Kevin and Karen Clifton tour the UK for the very first time with their sensational new live show – a sultry, hip-swinging journey through the Waltz, Cha Cha, Fox Trot, Tango and Salsa. It’s a high-energy performance filled with sassy tunes, heart-pounding choreography and sparkling costumes.

Sunday 11 June 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<p><h6><b>The Sixteen's Choral Pilgrimage: The Olive Branch </b><p>


International Concert Series</h6></p>

The Sixteen's Choral Pilgrimage: The Olive Branch

International Concert Series

Harry Christophers conductor

Poulenc Salve Regina (4') Palestrina Surge amica mea (3') Palestrina Parce mihi, Domine (7') Palestrina Surgam et circuibo civitatem (2') Poulenc Quatre motets pour un temps de penitence (14') Palestrina Peccantem me quotidie (4') Palestrina Kyrie and Gloria (Missa L’Homme Armé) (9') Poulenc Un soir de neige (7') Palestrina Credo (Missa L’Homme Armé) (8') Palestrina Salve Regina (6') Poulenc Agnus Dei (Mass in G) (5')

Associate Artists, The Sixteen bring their own richly coloured sound and well-balanced voices to music that has both spiritual fervour and heavenly vision.

Friday 16 June 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Sanjay Guha (sitar), Pandit Ramesh Misra (saarangi) and Kousic Sen (tabla)</b><p>Music For The Mind And Soul</h6>
Sanjay Guha (sitar), Pandit Ramesh Misra (saarangi) and Kousic Sen (tabla)

Music For The Mind And Soul

Next in Milapfest’s season of ‘Jugalbandi’ concerts as part of their ongoing Music for the Mind and Soul series is a unique performance by sitarist Sanjay Guha and Saarangi maestro Pandit Ramesh Misra. They will be accompanied on stage by Milapfest’s Artist in Residence, Kousic Sen.

Saturday 17 June 2017 1:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Idina Menzel</b></h6>
Idina Menzel


After releasing her fifth solo studio album idina. last autumn, Tony Award-winning superstar Idina Menzel announced today that she will return to the UK as part of her 50+ city global spring & summer tour.

Sunday 18 June 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Kraftwerk 3-D</b></h6>
Kraftwerk 3-D


SOLD OUT

After their worldwide hugely successful 3-D concert tours, the Electro pioneers Kraftwerk return to the UK in June 2017 for a special eleven-date run of their critically acclaimed live show. Bringing together music and performance art, Kraftwerk 3-D concerts are a true "Gesamtkunstwerk – a total work of art."

Monday 19 June 2017 Doors 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Paul Lewis, piano</b><p>
International Concert Series</h6>
Paul Lewis, piano

International Concert Series

Bach Partita No.1 in B-flat BWV825 (16’) | Beethoven Piano Sonata No.4 in E-flat Op.7 (30’) | Chopin Three Waltzes: A minor Op.34 No.2, F minor Op.70 No.2, D flat op.64 no.1 (15’) | Weber Piano Sonata No.2 in A-flat J199 (30’)

Paul Lewis makes his Bridgewater Hall recital debut with a programme encompassing one of Beethoven’s most ambitious early sonatas and Weber’s rarely heard Second Sonata. Rescheduled from Sunday 12 February.

Wednesday 21 June 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>BBC Big Band & Claire Martin OBE</b></h6>
Ella 100: The Ella Fitzgerald Centenary Concert
BBC Big Band & Claire Martin OBE
Ella 100: The Ella Fitzgerald Centenary Concert


The internationally acclaimed BBC Big Band and conductor Barry Forgie, are joined by multi award-winning vocalist and BBC Radio 3 presenter, Claire Martin, for a very special concert celebrating the centenary of the birth of ‘The First Lady of Song’, Ella Fitzgerald.

Thursday 22 June 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Thank Hallé it's Friday - Participant Event</b></h6>
Thank Hallé it's Friday - Participant Event


Join the Thank Hallé it’s Friday Choir! If you have ever wanted to sing with an orchestra at the Bridgewater Hall, now is your chance. Join Manchester’s biggest choir on Friday 23 June to sing some of the most striking pieces in the choral repertoire.

Friday 23 June 2017 4:00PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Thank Hallé it's Friday</b><p>Hallé Summer Concerts</h6>
Thank Hallé it's Friday

Hallé Summer Concerts

Jonathon Heyward conductor | Matthew Hamilton choral conductor | Tom Redmond presenter

Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet, Montagues and Capulets | Orff Carmina Burana, O Fortuna | Elgar Salut d’amour | Handel Zadok the Priest | Mozart Requiem in D minor, Lacrymosa | Rossini Overture, William Tell – the Gallop | Williams Harry’s Wondrous World, Harry Potter | Williams Star Wars, Duel of the Fates

Friday 23 June 2017 6:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Roald Dahl’s Cinderella & Friends</b><p>Hallé Summer Concerts</h6>
Roald Dahl’s Cinderella & Friends

Hallé Summer Concerts

Stephen Bell conductor | Halle Children’s Choir | Actors from the MMU School of Theatre

The Hallé Children’s Choir bring you Cinderella’s story as you’ve never heard it before, alongside a programme packed with fairytales and magic.

Sunday 25 June 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Wayne Marshall</b><p>
International Concert Series</h6>
Wayne Marshall

International Concert Series

Messiaen Transport de Joie from L'Ascension (4’) | Vierne Final from Symphonie No.6 (8') | Vierne Carillon de Westminster (7') | J.S.Bach Fantasia & Fugue in G minor BWV 542 (12') | Dupré Prelude & Fugue in G minor (7') | Widor Marcia from Symphonie No.3 (6') | Alain Three Dances (24') | Improvisation on themes provided by the audience

Associate Artist and organist at The Bridgewater Hall for 21 seasons, who else could finish a landmark series but Wayne Marshall with his special brand of virtuoso fireworks.

Tuesday 27 June 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>RNCM Symphony Orchestra</b></h6>
RNCM Symphony Orchestra

Juanjo Mena conductor | Manoj Kamps conductor | Erkki Louko violin

Mussorgsky Prelude: Dawn over the Moscow River (from opera Khovanshchina) | Mussorgsky (arr Shostakovich) Dance of the Persian Maidens (from opera Khovanshchina) | Prokofiev Violin Concerto No.1 in D major Op.19 | Tchaikovsky Symphony No.6 in B minor Op.74 'Pathétique'

Thursday 29 June 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Hallé Tea Dance</b></h6>
Hallé Tea Dance


Put your dancing shoes on and join us for a tea dance with a difference. Be swept away with a captivating mixture of Ballroom and Sequence pieces in our summer Tea Dance.

This event will be held at Hallé St. Peter's.

Friday 30 June 2017 7:00PM Hallé St. Peter's



<h6><b>Jackson Browne</b></h6>
Jackson Browne


Jackson Browne has written and performed some of the most literate and moving songs in popular music and has defined a genre of songwriting charged with honesty, emotion and personal politics.

Friday 30 June 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Russian Spectacular</b><p>Hallé Summer Concerts</h6>
Russian Spectacular

Hallé Summer Concerts

Stephen Bell conductor

Shostokovich Festive Overture | Khachaturian Spartacus: Adagioz | Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker: Waltz of the Flowers | Shostakovich The Gadfly: Romanza | Prokofiev Romeo and Juliet: Scenese | Glinka Ruslan and Ludmilla: Overture | Borodin In the Steppes of Central Asia | Rachmaninov Vocalise | Tchaikovsky 1812 Overture

An evening of legendary classics from one of the world’s most musical nations.

Saturday 1 July 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Greater Manchester Music Hub</b></h6>
Celebration Concert 2017
Greater Manchester Music Hub
Celebration Concert 2017


The GM Music Hub returns to the Bridgewater Hall to present the region’s flagship youth ensembles and showcase pioneering instrumental and vocal education work taking place in classrooms around Greater Manchester.

Sunday 2 July 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Jonathan Scott</b><p>
Lunchtime Organ Concerts - World Tour</h6>
Jonathan Scott

Lunchtime Organ Concerts - World Tour

Rossini William Tell Overture | Strauss The Blue Danube Op.314 | Bach 'Allegro' (Brandenburg Concerto No.3 BWV 1048) | Dvorák Allegro con fuoco ('New World' Symphony Op.95) | Ketelbey In a Persian Market | Sibelius Finlandia Op.26

Monday 3 July 2017 1:10 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The World Was Once All Miracle</b>
<br />Anthony Burgess in Words and Music<p>
Manchester International Festival</h6>
The World Was Once All Miracle
Anthony Burgess in Words and Music

Manchester International Festival

A song cycle by Raymond Yiu | BBC Philharmonic | Michael Francis conductor | Roderick Williams baritone (The World Was Once All Miracle) | Robin Tritschler tenor (Symphony in C)

Raymond Yiu The World Was Once All Miracle | Burgess Symphony in C | Beethoven Symphony No. 8

To mark 100 years since the birth of Harpurhey’s most famous son, MIF presents a special concert celebrating his words and music. Anthony Burgess may be best known as the writer of A Clockwork Orange, but he was also a prolific composer, writing more than 250 works in a multitude of styles.

Tuesday 4 July 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Tony Bennett</b></h6>
Tony Bennett


Tony Bennett returns to the Bridgewater Hall celebrating his 90th year.

Wednesday 5 July 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Last and First Men</b>
<p>Manchester International Festival</h6>
Last and First Men

Manchester International Festival

A film and live score by Jóhann Jóhannsson | Film narrated by Tilda Swinton | Cinematography by Sturla Brandth Grøvlen | Soundtrack performed live by the BBC Philharmonic | Conducted by Daníel Bjarnason

Manchester International Festival presents the world premiere of Last and First Men, an extraordinary new work by Oscar-nominated Icelandic composer Jóhann Jóhannsson (Arrival, Sicario, Blade Runner 2049).

Thursday 6 July 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Showtime!</b><p>Hallé Summer Concerts</h6>
Showtime!

Hallé Summer Concerts

Stephen Bell conductor | Rodney Earl Clarke vocalist | Ashleigh Gray vocalist

Join star vocalists Rodney Earl Clarke and Ashleigh Gray in a programme packed with the greatest tunes from musical theatre. Saturday 8 July 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Lesley Garrett</b></h6>
Magic of the Opera
Lesley Garrett
Magic of the Opera


Lesley Garrett is joined by the English National Philharmonic Orchestra and Principal singers from the Royal Opera House and English National Opera in 'Magic of the Opera.'

Thursday 13 July 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>It Was 50 Years Ago Today</b></h6>A Celebration of Sgt. Pepper
It Was 50 Years Ago Today
A Celebration of Sgt. Pepper


As Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band reaches its half century, the award-winning Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra and the nation's premier Beatle group The Bootleg Beatles team up to perform this iconic album live in its entirety fifty years after its original release.

Friday 14 July 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Last Night of the Hallé Proms</b><p>Hallé Summer Concerts</h6>
The Last Night of the Hallé Proms

Hallé Summer Concerts

Stephen Bell conductor | Elin Manahan Thomas soprano

The Hallé celebrate in traditional style with the annual and ever popular Last Night of the Hallé Proms.

Sunday 16 July 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Manchester Camerata with Pinchas Zukerman</b></h6>
Manchester Camerata with Pinchas Zukerman

Gábor Takács-Nagy music director | Pinchas Zukerman violin/director

Beethoven Violin Concerto in D major, Op.61 | Beethoven Symphony No.4, Op.60, B-flat major

Grammy award winning musical legend and one of the greatest violinists of his generation Pinchas Zukerman joins Gábor Takács-Nagy and Manchester Camerata in the 21st Birthday celebrations of one of Manchester’s most special venues, The Bridgewater Hall.

Friday 1 September 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Peace Train: The Cat Stevens Story</b></h6>
Peace Train: The Cat Stevens Story


Featuring songs such as 'First Cut is the Deepest', 'Father & Son', 'Peace Train', 'Moonshadow' and 'Where do the Children Play’, Peace Train: The Cat Stevens Story traces the path of a man who never stopped wondering about how to make the world a better place.

Tuesday 5 September 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Neil Sedaka</b></h6>
Neil Sedaka


Neil Sedaka’s impressive sixty year career ranges from being one of the first teen pop sensations of the 50’s, a successful songwriter for himself and other artists in the 60’s, a superstar in the 70’s, remaining a constant force in writing and performing presently.

Friday 15 September 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>La La Land in Concert</b></h6>
La La Land in Concert


It is being described as the film of its generation, capturing the hearts of everyone whilst breaking records around the world. Now La La Land will be brought to audiences like never before via a huge screen accompanied by a 60-piece orchestra. .

Thursday 21 September 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Texas</b></h6>
Texas


Texas return to The Bridgewater Hall, in support of their glorious new album ‘Jump On Board’ coming out on 21 April

Thursday 28 September 2017 Doors 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Best of James Bond</b></h6>
The Best of James Bond


Louise Dearman guest soloist | Oliver Tompsett guest soloist | Manchester Concert Orchestra

All the greatest music and song from the nation’s favourite secret service agent including From Russia With Love, Goldfinger, Skyfall, Tomorrow Never Dies, Thunderball, For Your Eyes Only, You Only Live Twice, The Spy Who Loved Me & Diamonds are Forever

Sunday 1 October 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>An Evening with Aggers & Bumble</b></h6>
An Evening with Aggers & Bumble


From the last home Ashes series in 2013, Evenings with Aggers have been delighting audiences all over the country. Now, following in the footsteps of Geoffrey Boycott, Sunil Gavaskar and Graeme Swann, Aggers teams up with cricket’s number 1 maverick national treasure, David ‘Bumble’ Lloyd for this special show.

Tuesday 3 October 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Last Night of the Autumn Proms</b></h6>
Last Night of the Autumn Proms


John Pryce-Jones conductor | Nicky Spence tenorJames Cleverton baritone | Manchester Concert Orchestra

Uplifting classics crowned with a jubilant proms finale.

Saturday 14 October 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Squeeze</b></h6>
Squeeze


South-London legends Squeeze have announced an extensive run of UK dates in 2017 and return to the Bridgewater Hall. This follows the success of their North American tour in 2016 and the incredible reception to their latest album Cradle To The Grave. The band are currently working on a new album for 2017.

Monday 30 October 2017 Doors 7:00PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Celtic Woman</b></h6>Voices of Angels tour
Celtic Woman
Voices of Angels tour


Celtic Woman return to The Bridgewater Hall, accompanied by a group of equally talented musicians and dancers whose exceptional skill and high energy bring a fresh fusion to centuries of musical and cultural tradition.

Tuesday 31 October 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Sixties Gold</b></h6>
Sixties Gold


Following last years’ successful tour, Sixties Gold returns with an even stronger line-up of artists that, between them, scored over 50 UK Top 30 hits.

Wednesday 1 November 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Joanne Shaw Taylor</b></h6>
Joanne Shaw Taylor


Joanne Shaw Taylor has established herself as the UK’s number one star of the blues rock world. The girl with the big voice from the Black Country has toured extensively around the world, released critically acclaimed albums and gained a global fan base as well as having the honour of playing alongside some of her musical idols.

Friday 10 November 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Space Spectacular</b></h6>
Space Spectacular


Pete Harrison conductor | Manchester Concert Orchestra

A sensational concert of your favourite music from deep space and beyond in a galaxy of sight and sound.

Saturday 11 November 2017 7.30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Karl Jenkins</b></h6>
The Armed Man
Karl Jenkins
The Armed Man


Sir Karl Jenkins conductor | Manchester Concert Orchestra | Manchester Chorale

Sir Karl Jenkins conducts The Armed Man - A mass for peace. Plus excerpts from his most popular works including, Requiem, Symphonic Adiemus, Cantata Memoria and Palladio.

Sunday 19 November 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>John Mayall in Concert</b></h6>
Plus support from The Buddy Whittington Band
John Mayall in Concert
Plus support from The Buddy Whittington Band


For over 50 years, John Mayall has served as a pioneer of blues music, rightly earning him the title, "The Godfather of British Blues".

Tuesday 21 November 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Alison Moyet</b></h6>
Alison Moyet


On June 16th Cooking Vinyl presents ‘Other’ – the brand new album by pop legend and relentless explorer Alison Moyet, and returns to the Bridgewater Hall later this year.

Wednesday 22 November 2017 7:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Elvis Years</b></h6>
The Story of the King
The Elvis Years
The Story of the King


Celebrating 10 years on the road this year, The Elvis Years is an outstanding musical production which brings to the stage the incredible and compelling story of the ‘king of rock and roll’ - Elvis Presley.

Friday 24 November 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>Collabro</b></h6>
Collabro


Collabro are the world’s most successful musical theatre group. They met in 2014 above a pub in London for their first rehearsal and only a month later went on to rouse the whole of the Hammersmith Apollo into a standing ovation during their first ever public performance of Stars in their first audition for Britain’s Got Talent.

Thursday 30 November 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>John Wilson & The John Wilson Orchestra</b></h6>
A Celebration of the MGM Film Musicals
John Wilson & The John Wilson Orchestra
A Celebration of the MGM Film Musicals


Plus special guests | The John Wilson Chorus

John Wilson’s superstar orchestra returns with their brand new show ‘A Celebration of the MGM Film Musicals’.

Tuesday 12 December 7.30PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Jack Jones</b></h6>
80th Birthday Celebration Tour
Jack Jones
80th Birthday Celebration Tour


One of the world’s most loved international singing stars, Jack Jones still stands head and shoulders above his musical peers. He has 60 albums to his credit, two Grammies and another five nominations, an Emmy, and awards too numerous to mention.

Thursday 1 February 2018 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall