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 |  Guitar Weekend


<h6><b>Christmas is Coming!</b></h6>St Ann's Hospice Festival Choir
Christmas is Coming!
St Ann's Hospice Festival Choir


Corus Brass Ensemble | Bowdon Preparatory School for Girls Choir | Margaret Ferguson mezzo soprano| Sue Nicholls reader | Elin Rees organ | Christopher Ellis piano | John Pomphrey conductor

Get into the Christmas Spirit and at the same time raise much needed funds for St Ann’s Hospice. Join the Festival Choir and their guests for an exciting evening of seasonal music and readings that all the family will enjoy.

Friday 9 December 2016 7:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall




<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
Christmas Family Concert
The Hallé
Christmas Family Concert

Jonathon Heyward conductor | Alasdair Malloy presenter


Calling all children, parents and grandparents. Join Alasdair Malloy and Santa’s little helpers, the Hallé, for the annual fun-filled festive family concert, full of sing-alongs, jingle-alongs, seasonal surprises, orchestral antics and audience amazement.

Sunday 11 December 2016 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall




Toddler Session 19.12.16 A

<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Snowman (screening with live music)
The Hallé
The Snowman (screening with live music)

Jonathon Heyward conductor | Tom Redmond narrator | TBC boy soprano


Herbert Chappell Paddington Bear’s First Concert | Howard Blake The Snowman

Tuesday 20 December 2016 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)

Jonathon Heyward conductor | Tom Redmond narrator | TBC boy soprano


Herbert Chappell Paddington Bear’s First Concert | Howard Blake The Snowman

Tuesday 20 December 2016 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)

Jonathon Heyward conductor | Tom Redmond narrator | TBC boy soprano


Herbert Chappell Paddington Bear’s First Concert | Howard Blake The Snowman

Wednesday 21 December 2016 11:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>The Hallé</b></h6>
The Snowman (screening with live music)
The Hallé
The Snowman (screening with live music)

Jonathon Heyward conductor | Tom Redmond narrator | TBC boy soprano


Herbert Chappell Paddington Bear’s First Concert | Howard Blake The Snowman

Wednesday 21 December 2016 1:30 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Be Hear Now</b></h6>
Bridgewater For All
Be Hear Now
Bridgewater For All
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.

Friday 23 December 2016 11:00 AM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Be Hear Now - 0-11 Workshop</b></h6>
Bridgewater For All
Be Hear Now - 0-11 Workshop
Bridgewater For All
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.

Friday 23 December 2016 12:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Be Hear Now - 12-19 Workshop</b></h6>
Bridgewater For All
Be Hear Now - 12-19 Workshop
Bridgewater For All
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.

Friday 23 December 2016 12:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Music Makers: Guitar Special</b></h6>Craig Ogden's Guitar Weekend
Music Makers: Guitar Special
Craig Ogden's Guitar Weekend

Music and sensory play session for babies and toddlers. Suitable for ages 0-4 years old.

Saturday 21 January 2017 10:30 AM The Bridgewater Hall



<h6><b>Music Makers: Guitar Special</b><p>Craig Ogden's Guitar Weekend</h6>
Music Makers: Guitar Special

Craig Ogden's Guitar Weekend


Music and sensory play session for babies and toddlers. Suitable for ages 0-4 years old. £3 per child. Adults free

Saturday 21 January 2017 11:30AM 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.

Saturday 10 June 2017 3:00 PM The Bridgewater Hall