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<h6><b>Arvo Pärt / Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
Manchester International Festival
Arvo Pärt / Manchester Camerata
Manchester International Festival
Gábor Takács-Nagy music director | Vox Clamantis choir | Jaan-Eik Tulve choir artistic director


Arvo Pärt Fratres; Stabat Mater; Como cierva Sedienta; Da Pacem Domine; Drei Hirtenkinder aus Fátima

Arvo Pärt’s music, at once ancient and modern, seeks to communicate what the composer has described as 'love for every note'. His music is utterly unique and of huge appeal with audiences internationally; today, Pärt is the most performed living composer in the world.

Sunday 12 July 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
España
Manchester Camerata
España
Gábor Takács Nagy conductor | Miloš Karadaglic guitar |


Rossini The Barber of Seville: Overture | Chabrier (arr. Simon Parkin) España | Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez | Beethoven Symphony No.6 in F major, Op.68, ‘Pastorale’

Saturday 26 September 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
UpClose - The Soundtrack of My Life
Manchester Camerata
UpClose - The Soundtrack of My Life
Tine Thing Helseth trumpet | Manchester Camerata Principal Musicians


Music by Bach, Piazzolla, Kurt Weill and Joni Mitchell.


This concert takes place at Band on the Wall music venue.

Tuesday 6 October 2015 7:30 PM Band on the Wall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
The Sequel
Manchester Camerata
The Sequel
Gábor Takács-Nagy conductor | Martynas Levickis accordion | TBA narrator |


Glass String Quartet No.2, ‘Company’ | Piazzolla Four Seasons of Buenos Aires | Pärt Festina Lente | Dvorák String Quartet No.12, op.96, ‘American’|


This concert takes place at Manchester Cathedral.

Friday 23 October 2015 7:30 PM Manchester Cathedral




<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
The Second Chance
Manchester Camerata
The Second Chance
Giovanni Sollima Director/Cello | Hannah Roberts Cello


Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme, Op.33 | Sollima Terra con Variazioni; Violoncelles, Vibrez!


This concert takes place at The Royal Northern College of Music.

Friday 6 November 2015 7:30 PM RNCM Concert Hall




Manchester Camerata
Guzzo Meets Montero
Giovanni Guzzo violin/director | Gabriela Montero piano/director


Pärt Fratres | Desenne The Two Seasons (of the Caribbean Tropics) | Britten Variations on a Theme of Frank Bridge, Op.10| Mozart Piano Concerto No.14 in E-flat major, K449 | Montero Improvisations (audience requests)


This concert takes place at The Royal Northern College of Music.

Sunday 22 November 2015 3:00 PM RNCM Concert Hall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
The Manchester Festive Happening
Manchester Camerata
The Manchester Festive Happening
Amina Hussain presenter | Camerata Strings and Brass


Handel Arrival of the Queen of Sheba | Vivaldi ‘Winter’ from The Four Seasons | Gabrieli Sonatas and Canzonas for Antiphonal Brass | Telemann Sonata for String Quartet | Traditional Selection of Carols, including: O Holy Night, O Come O Come Emmanuel, and Sussex Carol


This concert takes place at the Albert Hall, Manchester.

Sunday 13 December 2015 3:00 PM Albert Hall, Manchester



<h6><b>New Year’s Eve Bond Spectacular</b></h6>
Manchester Camerata
New Year’s Eve Bond Spectacular
Manchester Camerata
Tim Redmond conductor | Louise Dearman soloist


See out 2015 with a glamorous evening celebrating the world’s most famous secret agent. West End star Louise Dearman joins Manchester Camerata for a thrilling evening of all your favourite Bond themes including Goldfinger, Skyfall and Diamonds Are Forever.

Thursday 31 December 2015 8:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
The NYD Viennese
Manchester Camerata
The NYD Viennese
Alpesh Chauhan conductor | Olena Tokar soprano


Brahms Hungarian Dances (selections) | J Strauss II On the Beautiful Blue Danube | J Strauss I Radetzky March, op.228 | J Strauss II Emperor Waltz | J Strauss II Frühlingsstimmen, op.410 (Voices of Spring)| J Strauss IIThunder and Lightning Polka | Lehár Vilja Lied

Friday 1 January 2016 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
The Project
Manchester Camerata
The Project
Mark Heron conductor | Alasdair Nicholson guest composer mentor




The Project will take place in Studio 7 at The Royal Northern College of Music from 10.00am - 5.00pm. This is a free ticketed event (advanced booking recommended).
Manchester Camerata deliver the Professional Experience Scheme in partnership with the RNCM. This is a unique opportunity to witness ten of the country’s most talented composers create new music and refine their compositions.

Thursday 21 January 2016 10:00AM RNCM Studio 7



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata: The Beautiful North</b></h6>
International Concert Series: Echoes of a Mountain Song
Manchester Camerata: The Beautiful North
International Concert Series: Echoes of a Mountain Song
Gábor Takács -Nagy conductor | Jennifer Pike violin | TBA narrator


Hadley Kinder Scout | Vaughan Williams The Lark Ascending | Delius The Walk to the Paradise Garden | Mendelssohn Symphony No.3 in A minor, Op.56, ‘Scottish’

In a concert which includes poetry and readings, we celebrate how the northern landscape has inspired and nurtured a distinctive creativity in its people.

Saturday 6 February 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
UpClose - Trumpet, Jazz and DJ
Manchester Camerata
UpClose - Trumpet, Jazz and DJ
Tine Thing Helseth trumpet | Matthew Halsall DJ, composer




Tuesday 23 February 2016 7:30 PM Gorilla Bar



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
The Mozart Session
Manchester Camerata
The Mozart Session
Gábor Takács Nagy conductor | Jean-Efflam Bavouzet piano


Mozart Symphony No.1 in E-flat major, K16 ; Piano Concerto No.17 in G major, K453 ; Divertimento in B-flat major, K137; Piano Concerto No.18 in B-flat major, K456


This concert takes place at The Royal Northern College of Music.

Saturday 12 March 2016 7:30 PM RNCM Concert Hall



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
UpClose - Storyteller
Manchester Camerata
UpClose - Storyteller
Tine Thing Helseth lead artist/trumpet | narrator TBC | Manchester Camerata Principal Musicians


Glazunov Albumblatt | Rachmaninov Zdes korosho | Grieg Haugtussa | Dvorák Songs My Mother Taught Me | Delibes Les Filles de Cadix

Sunday 22 May 2016 2:00 PM Manchester Cathedral



<h6><b>Manchester Camerata</b></h6>
Benedetti Plays Mozart
Manchester Camerata
Benedetti Plays Mozart
Andrea Marcon conductor | Nicola Benedetti violin


Mozart Symphony No.34 in C major, K338; Violin Concerto No.3 in G major, K216; Violin Concerto No.5 in A major, K219; Symphony No.35 in D major, K385, ‘Haffner’

Friday 3 June 2016 7.30PM The Bridgewater Hall