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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:

Flexible Booking  |  BBC Philharmonic  |  The Hallé  |  International Concert Series  |  Mountain Song Series  |  Manchester Camerata  |  Organ Concerts  |  Family Events  |  Raymond Gubbay  |  Brass Arts Festival |  A Little Bite Music |  Guided Tours


<h6><b>Bridgewater For All</b></h6>
Be Hear Now: Around the World
Bridgewater For All
Be Hear Now: Around the World
This concert will take place in The Barbirolli Room. For all age groups.
Join us for a relaxed concert, open to all, followed by music workshops in which young people can explore music for themselves.. (Not available to book online)

Wednesday 27 May 2015 11:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Bridgewater For All</b></h6>
Be Hear Now (Ages 0-11)
Bridgewater For All
Be Hear Now (Ages 0-11)
This workshop will take place in The Barbirolli Room.
Musical discovery sessions for young people with special educational needs and their families. Join us for a relaxed concert, open to all, followed by music workshops in which young people can explore music for themselves. (Not available to book online)

Wednesday 27 May 2015 2015 12:00 PM Ages 0 - 11 The Bridgewater Hall

Wednesday 27 May 2015 12:00 PM Ages 12 -19 The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Bridgewater For All</b></h6>
Be Hear Now (Ages 12-19)
Bridgewater For All
Be Hear Now (Ages 12-19)
This workshop will take place in The Barbirolli Room.
Musical discovery sessions for young people with special educational needs and their families. Join us for a relaxed concert, open to all, followed by music workshops in which young people can explore music for themselves. (Not available to book online)

Wednesday 27 May 2015 2015 12:00 PM Ages 0 - 11 The Bridgewater Hall

Wednesday 27 May 2015 12:00 PM Ages 12 -19 The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Bridgewater For All</b></h6>
Music Makers: Toddler session
Bridgewater For All
Music Makers: Toddler session
Monthly music and sensory play sessions for toddlers (booking is essential).

Friday 12 June 2015 11:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall


<h6><b>Bridgewater For All</b></h6>
Music Makers: Toddler session
Bridgewater For All
Music Makers: Toddler session
Monthly music and sensory play sessions for toddlers (booking is essential).

Friday 12 June 2015 12:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall


<h6><b>Bridgewater For All</b></h6>
Music Makers: Baby session
Bridgewater For All
Music Makers: Baby session
Monthly music and sensory play sessions for babies (booking is essential).

Friday 12 June 2015 1:45 PM The Bridgewater Hall


<h6><b>Bridgewater For All</b></h6>
Music Makers: Baby session
Bridgewater For All
Music Makers: Baby session
Monthly music and sensory play sessions for babies (booking is essential).

Friday 12 June 2015 2:45 PM The Bridgewater Hall


<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Seven Planets & a Cosmic Rock
The Hallé
Seven Planets & a Cosmic Rock
Stephen Bell conductor | Hallé Children’s Choir


Holst The Planets: Mars and Jupiter | John Williams E.T.: Adventures on Earth | John Williams Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones: Across the Stars | Goldsmith Star Trek I: The Motion Picture | Grainer & Gold Doctor Who | James Horner Apollo 13 | Tom Cunningham Seven Planets & a Cosmic Rock

Sunday 28 June 2015 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
Sibelius’s 150th Birthday
BBC Philharmonic
Sibelius’s 150th Birthday
John Storgårds conductor | Christian Tetzlaff violin


Sibelius Karelia Suite (15') | Magnus Lindberg Violin Concerto (27') | Sibelius The Swan of Tuonela (9') | Sibelius Symphony No. 7 (30')

Saturday 07 November 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
Joybox By Name; Joyful By Nature!
BBC Philharmonic
Joybox By Name; Joyful By Nature!
John Storgårds conductor | Peter Erskine drum set


McCabe Joybox (6') | Stravinsky Ode (10') | Mark-Anthony Turnage Erskine – Concerto for Drum Set (30') | Stravinsky Scherzo á la Russe (4') | Stravinsky Circus Polka (4') | Ives The Unanswered Question (6') | Antheil Symphony No. 5, ‘Joyous’ (24')

Friday 20 November 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Christmas Family Concert</b></h6>
Christmas Family Concert
Jamie Phillips conductor | Alasdair Malloy presenter




Sunday 6 December 2015 3:00 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


arr. Alasdair Malloy A Frozen Fantasy (7') | Steve Pickett Dinosaurumpus - A romp for audience and symphony orchestra world premiere (20') | Howard Blake The Snowman(26')

Tuesday 22 December 2015 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


arr. Alasdair Malloy A Frozen Fantasy (7') | Steve Pickett Dinosaurumpus - A romp for audience and symphony orchestra world premiere (20') | Howard Blake The Snowman(26')

Tuesday 22 December 2015 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


arr. Alasdair Malloy A Frozen Fantasy (7') | Steve Pickett Dinosaurumpus - A romp for audience and symphony orchestra world premiere (20') | Howard Blake The Snowman(26')

Wednesday 23 December 2015 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


arr. Alasdair Malloy A Frozen Fantasy (7') | Steve Pickett Dinosaurumpus - A romp for audience and symphony orchestra world premiere (20') | Howard Blake The Snowman(26')

Wednesday 23 December 2015 4:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Superheroes of the Silver Screen
The Hallé
Superheroes of the Silver Screen
Stephen Bell conductor | Dean Collinson vocalist


John Williams Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom | Hans Zimmer Gladiator | Barry Thunderball | Korngold Robin Hood | Barry From Russia with Love | Danny Elfman Batman Suite | John Williams Superman March | Vangelis Chariots of Fire | Barry On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (We have all the time in the world) | James Horner Apollo 13 | Steiner Gone with the Wind (Tara’s theme) | Hupfeld Casablanca (As Time Goes By) | Giacchino The Incredibles

Tuesday 29 December 2015 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
Life, Liberty... And Great Tunes!
BBC Philharmonic
Life, Liberty... And Great Tunes!
John Wilson conductor | Jonathan Scott organ


Ives Variations on ‘America’ (8') | Philip Glass Mad Rush (9') | Copland Organ Symphony (24') | Copland Billy the Kid - suite (22') | Korngold The Adventures of Robin Hood - symphonic suite (21')

Saturday 16 January 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
Dances From 'West Side Story'
BBC Philharmonic
Dances From 'West Side Story'
Juanjo Mena conductor | Marie-Pierre Langlamet harp | CBSO Youth Chorus | Hallé Youth Choir


Bernstein Symphonic Dances from ‘West Side Story’ (22') | Ginastera Harp Concerto (17') | Bernstein Chichester Psalms (16') | Stravinsky Symphony of Psalms (22')

Saturday 16 April 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic</b></h6>
Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony
BBC Philharmonic
Shostakovich's Fifth Symphony
John Storgårds conductor | Kathryn Stott piano


Bernstein Candide - overture (5') | Britten Piano Concerto (33') | Shostakovich Symphony No. 5 (44')

Friday 29 April 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>BBC Philharmonic Family Concert</b></h6>
BBC Philharmonic Family Concert
The BBC Philharmonic Family Concert returns for 2016 with another fun-filled family afternoon of music inspired by the first two years of the BBC Ten Pieces programme for schools.

Saturday 11 June 2016 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall