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Event Listings

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

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<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic Family Concert</b></h6>
BBC Philharmonic Family Concert
Richard Davis conductor | Barney Harwood presenter | Katie Thistleton presenter | Hacker and Dodge presenter | Alberto Menendez horn | DJ Mr Switch featured artist


Gustav Holst The Planets (Mars) | Edvard Grieg Peer Gynt (In the Hall of the Mountain King) | Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Horn Concerto No 4 in E flat major (3rd mvt) | Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony No 10 in E minor (2nd mvt) | Ludwig van Beethoven Symphony No 5 in C minor (1st mvt) | Gabriel Prokofiev Concerto for Turntables and Orchestra (5th mvt) | Leonard Bernstein Mambo (from West Side Story) | Igor Stravinsky The Firebird Suite (Finale)

Gather the family together and join the BBC Philharmonic to delve into the exciting world of Ten Pieces! Presented by Barney Harwood from Blue Peter, CBBC’s Katie Thistleton and added canine chaos from Hacker and Dodge! The concert will last for approximately 1 hour and 15 minutes and is aimed at children aged six and above.

Saturday 11 June 2016 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

Juanjo Mena conductor | Lucy Hall soprano | Ben Hulett tenor | Dietrich Henschel baritone | CBSO Chorus


Haydn Die Schöpfung (The Creation) (99')



Saturday 24 September 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

Juanjo Mena conductor | Jennifer Pike violin


Elgar In the South (21') | Sibelius Violin Concerto (29') | Walton Symphony No. 1 (43')



Sunday 09 October 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

John Storgårds conductor | Håkan Hardenberger trumpet


Nielsen Maskerade Overture (5') | Maxwell Davies Trumpet Concerto (28') | Shostakovich Symphony No.10 (52')



Saturday 22 October 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

John Storgårds conductor / violin | Jakob Kullberg cello


Sibelius Tapiola (23') | Kaija Saariaho Notes on Light for cello and orchestra (30') | Weill Violin Concerto (28') | Britten Four Sea Interludes from 'Peter Grimes' (14')

Saturday 05 November 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

Juanjo Mena conductor | Hallé Choir


Magnus Lindberg Vivo (6’) | Stravinsky The Rite of Spring (34’) | Ravel Daphnis and Chloé (complete) (55’)



Saturday 19 November 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

Juanjo Mena conductor | Michael Barenboimviolin


Berg Violin Concerto (28’) | Bruckner Symphony No. 7 (64’)



Saturday 10 December 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

Nicholas Collon conductor | Jean-Efflam Bavouzet piano


Ravel, arr. Steven Stucky Noctuelles (5’) | Ravel, arr. Colin Matthews Oiseaux tristes (5’) | Ravel, arr. Colin Matthews Vallée des cloches (world premiere) (7’) | Ravel Piano Concerto for the Left Hand (18’) | Shostakovich Symphony No. 8 (65’)



Friday 13 January 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

Sir Andrew Davis conductor | Javier Perianes piano


Wagner Tristan and Isolde — Prelude to Act I (11’) | Grieg Piano Concerto (30’) | Elgar Falstaff (30’)



Saturday 21 January 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

Ben Gernon conductor | Benjamin Grosvenor piano


Beethoven Symphony No. 3 ‘Eroica’ (44’) | Saint-Saëns Piano Concerto No. 2 (23’) | Debussy La mer (25’)



Saturday 04 February 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

John Storgårds conductor | Alina Pogostkina violin


Gade Symphony No. 1 (31’) | Mendelssohn Violin Concerto (26’) | Bach, arr. Webern Ricercare a 6 from ‘Musical Offering’ (8’) | Sibelius Symphony No. 7 (21’)



Sunday 19 February 2017 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



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

Rafael Payare conductor


Schoenberg Verklärte Nacht (29’) | Mahler Symphony No. 5 (68’)



Saturday 04 March 2017 7:30 PM 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>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>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>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
BBC Philharmonic

Juanjo Mena conductor | Leonard Elschenbroich cello


Arvo Pärt Cantus in memoriam, Benjamin Britten (9’) | Mark Simpson NOX – concerto for cello and orchestra (22’) | Berlioz Symphonie fantastique (50’)



Friday 26 May 2017 7:30 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>The BBC Philharmonic Family Concert</b></h6>
The BBC Philharmonic Family Concert

Join us for a musical adventure at The Bridgewater Hall in our annual family concert. Hosted by a BBC Children’s presenter, the orchestra will perform orchestral favourites, film music and inspiring selections from BBC Ten Pieces.

Sunday 04 June 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall