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Event Listings

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Flexible Booking  |  BBC Philharmonic  |  The Hallé  |  International Concert Series  |  Manchester Camerata  |  Manchester Mid-day Concerts |  Ravel & Rachmaninov  |  Craig Ogden's Guitar Weekend  |  Organ Concerts  |  Family Events  |  Raymond Gubbay  |  Free Lunchtime Concerts  |  Guided Tours


<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Snowman (screening with live music)
The Hallé
The Snowman (screening with live music)
Stephen Bell conductor | Tom Redmond presenter | Samuel Williamson treble


Ian Stephens We’re Going on a Bear Hunt | Howard Blake The Snowman

Tuesday 23 December 2014 1:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Snowman (screening with live music)
The Hallé
The Snowman (screening with live music)
Stephen Bell conductor | Tom Redmond presenter | Samuel Williamson treble


Ian Stephens We’re Going on a Bear Hunt | Howard Blake The Snowman

Tuesday 23 December 2014 4:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Snowman (screening with live music)
The Hallé
The Snowman (screening with live music)
Stephen Bell conductor | Tom Redmond presenter | Samuel Williamson treble


Ian Stephens We’re Going on a Bear Hunt | Howard Blake The Snowman

Tuesday 23 December 2014 6.30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
An Evening with 007
The Hallé
An Evening with 007
Stephen Bell conductor | Anna-Jane Casey and Lance Ellington vocalists


The programme includes music from 'Thunderball'; 'From Russian with Love'; 'Skyfall'; 'Diamonds are Forever'; 'Moonraker'; 'Goldfinger' and many more …

Monday 29 December 2014 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Hallé Disco
The Hallé
Hallé Disco
Stephen Bell conductor | Annie Skates, Hazel Fernandes, Lance Ellington and Andrew Playfoot vocalists


The programme includes 'Disco Inferno'; 'Kool and the Gang Medley'; 'Young Hearts Run Free'; 'Sister Sledge Medley'; 'How Deep is Your Love'; 'That’s The Way I Like It'; 'Earth Wind & Fire Medley'; 'More More More'; 'Don’t Take Away the Music'; 'Bee Gees Medley'; 'Boogie Nights'; 'Boney M Medley'; 'Three Times a Lady'; 'Donna Summer Medley'; 'Blame it on the Boogie' and 'I Will Survive'.

Tuesday 30 December 2014 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
A Viennese Celebration
The Hallé
A Viennese Celebration
Stephen Bell conductor | Rebecca Bottone soprano


J. Strauss II Roses from the South: Waltz | Lanner New Year Galop | J. Strauss II Emperor Waltz; Trisch Trasch Polka; Die Fledermaus: Overture and Laughing Song; Pizzicato Polka; On the Beautiful Blue Danube: Waltz

Saturday 03 January 2015 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Sir Mark Elder conductor | Henning Kraggerud violin


Vaughan Williams Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis | Shostakovich Violin Concerto No.2 | Tchaikovsky Symphony No.6, ‘Pathétique’

Thursday 15 January 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Stanislaw Skrowaczewskiconductor | Nicholas Trygstad cello


Weber Overture: Der Freischütz | Schumann Cello Concerto | Brahms Symphony No.4

Wednesday 28 January 2015 2:15 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Stanislaw Skrowaczewskiconductor | Nicholas Trygstad cello


Weber Overture: Der Freischütz | Schumann Cello Concerto | Brahms Symphony No.4

Thursday 29 January 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Stanislaw Skrowaczewski conductor | Nicholas Trygstad cello


Weber Overture: Der Freischütz | Schumann Cello Concerto | Brahms Symphony No.4

Sunday 01 February 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
España
The Hallé
España
Jamie Phillips conductor | Xuefei Yang guitar


Chabrier Rhapsody: España | Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez | Falla The Three Cornered Hat: Three Dances from Suite No.2 | Bizet Carmen: selection | Ravel Bolero

Thursday 05 February 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé and Hallé Youth Orchestra</b>
The Hallé and Hallé Youth Orchestra
Jamie Phillips conductor


Rachmaninov Symphonic Dances (open rehearsal and performance)

Friday 06 February 2015 6:45 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Nikolaj Znaider conductor | Jian Wang cello | Katherine Watson soprano | Gary Griffiths baritone


Grieg Peer Gynt: selection | Shostakovich Cello Concerto No.1 | Nielsen Symphony No.3, ‘Sinfonia espansiva’

Thursday 12 February 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Valentine’s Day Concert
The Hallé
Valentine’s Day Concert
Stephen Bell conductor | Anna-Jane Casey and Graham Bickley vocalists


The programme includes 'If I Loved You'; 'The Power Of Love'; 'Total Eclipse Of The Heart'; 'My Heart Will Go On'; 'Endless Love'; 'The Rose'; 'Love Me Tender'; 'The Power Of Love'; 'When A Man Loves A Woman'; 'Can’t Help Falling In Love With You'; 'The Way You Look Tonight' and 'When I Fall In Love'.

Saturday 14 February 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Sir Mark Elder conductor | soloists tbc | Hallé Choir


Brahms Tragic Overture | Beethoven Symphony No.4 | Haydn Nelson Mass

Thursday 19 February 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Thomas Zehetmair conductor/violin | Ruth Killius viola


Mendelssohn Overture: The Fair Melusine | Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for violin and viola K.364 | Beethoven Symphony No.5

Sunday 22 February 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Thomas Zehetmair conductor/violin | Ruth Killius viola


Mendelssohn Overture: The Fair Melusine | Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for violin and viola K.364 | Beethoven Symphony No.5

Wednesday 25 February 2015 2:15 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Thomas Zehetmair conductor/violin | Ruth Killius viola


Mendelssohn Overture: The Fair Melusine | Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for violin and viola K.364 | Beethoven Symphony No.5

Thursday 26 February 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra</b>
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Vasily Petrenko conductor | Nikolai Lugansky piano


Rimsky-Korsakov Overture: The Tsar’s Bride | Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No.2; Symphony No.4

The Hallé gives a warm welcome to the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and its charismatic Russian Chief Conductor Vasily Petrenko.

Thursday 05 March 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Sir Mark Elder conductor | Alisa Weilerstein cello


Shostakovich Cello Concerto No.2 | Mahler Symphony No.5

Thursday 19 March 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Movie Classics
The Hallé
Movie Classics
Stephen Bell conductor | Sarah Fox soprano | Petroc Trelawny presenter


R. Strauss Also sprach Zarathustra (2001 - A Space Odyssey) | Dvorák Rusalka: Song to the Moon (Driving Miss Daisy) | Sibelius Finlandia (Die Hard 2) | Mahler Symphony No.5: Adagietto (Death In Venice) | Puccini O mio babbino caro (A Room With A View) | Saint-Saëns Organ Symphony: Finale (Babe) | Wagner Ride Of The Valkyries (Apocalypse Now) | J. Strauss II On the Beautiful Blue Danube Waltz (2001 - A Space Odyssey) | Albinoni Adagio (Gallipoli) | Shostakovich Jazz Suite No.2: Waltz (Eyes Wide Shut) | Liszt Hungarian Rhapsody No.2 (Who Framed Roger Rabbit)

Saturday 21 March 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Karl-Heinz Steffens conductor | Denis Kozhukhin piano


Tchaikovsky Swan Lake: suite | Prokofiev Piano Concerto No.1 | Sibelius Symphony No.1

Wednesday 25 March 2015 2:15 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Karl-Heinz Steffens conductor | Denis Kozhukhin piano


Tchaikovsky Swan Lake: suite | Prokofiev Piano Concerto No.1 | Sibelius Symphony No.1

Thursday 26 March 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé Youth Ensembles</b>
The Hallé Youth Ensembles
Horowitz/Flanders Captain Noah and His Floating Zoo | Kodály Variations on a Hungarian folksong (The Peacock)

Sunday 29 March 2015 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Karl-Heinz Steffens conductor | Denis Kozhukhin piano


Tchaikovsky Swan Lake: suite | Prokofiev Piano Concerto No.1 | Sibelius Symphony No.1

Sunday 29 March 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Singin’ in the Rain
The Hallé
Singin’ in the Rain
Larry Blank conductor | Matthew Ford and Louise Dearman vocalists


The programme includes 'Get Happy'; '’SWonderful'; 'New York, New York'; 'American In Paris (Overture)'; 'Nice Work If You Can Get It'; 'Embraceable You'; 'It Had To Be You'; 'Before The Parade Passes By'; 'Good Morning'; 'You Are My Lucky Star' and 'Singin’ In The Rain'.

Saturday 11 April 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Sir Mark Elder conductor | Ladies of the Hallé Choir | Hallé Youth Choir | Manchester Grammar School Choir


Brahms Academic Festival Overture | Tarik O’Regan A Celestial Map of the Sky: 1515 | Holst The Planets

Thursday 16 April 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Markus Stenz conductor | Simone Lamsma violin


Boccherini/Berio Ritirata notturna di Madrid | Mendelssohn Violin Concerto | Mahler Symphony No.1

Wednesday 22 April 2015 2:15 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Markus Stenz conductor | Simone Lamsma violin


Boccherini/Berio Ritirata notturna di Madrid | Mendelssohn Violin Concerto | Mahler Symphony No.1

Thursday 23 April 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Markus Stenz conductor | Simone Lamsma violin


Boccherini/Berio Ritirata notturna di Madrid | Mendelssohn Violin Concerto | Mahler Symphony No.1

Sunday 26 April 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Markus Stenz conductor | Lynsey Marsh clarinet | Gareth Small trumpet


Ives The Unanswered Question | Helen Grime Concerto for clarinet and trumpet | Walton Symphony No.1

Thursday 07 May 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
A Russian Spectacular
The Hallé
A Russian Spectacular
Stephen Bell conductor | Tom Poster piano


Rimsky-Korsakov Overture: May Night | Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.2 |Borodin Prince Igor: Polovtsian Dances | Rachmaninov Vocalise | Prokofiev Symphony No.1, ‘Classical’: Gavotte | Tchaikovsky Marche Slave

Saturday 09 May 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Jamie Phillips conductor | Andrew Tyson piano


Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Ludmilla | Beethoven Piano Concerto No.4 | Rachmaninov Symphony No.2

Wednesday 13 May 2015 2:15 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Jamie Phillips conductor | Andrew Tyson piano


Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Ludmilla | Beethoven Piano Concerto No.4 | Rachmaninov Symphony No.2

Thursday 14 May 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Jamie Phillips conductor | Andrew Tyson piano


Glinka Overture: Ruslan and Ludmilla | Beethoven Piano Concerto No.4 | Rachmaninov Symphony No.2

Sunday 17 May 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Sir Mark Elder conductor | Benjamin Grosvenor piano | Gareth Small trumpet | Actors from the Manchester Metropolitan University School of Theatre


Janácek (arr. Mackerras) The Cunning Little Vixen: Suite | Shostakovich Concerto No.1 for Piano, Trumpet and Strings; Piano Concerto No.2 | Britten The Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra

Thursday 21 May 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<b>The Hallé</b>
The Hallé
Sir Mark Elder conductor | Elizabeth Llewellyn soprano | Susan Bickley mezzo soprano | Allan Clayton tenor | Hallé Choir


Beethoven Missa Solemnis

Saturday 06 June 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall