Where the Bee Dances
Thursday March 26, 2020 7.30pm, The Stoller Hall
Jess Gillam is a pioneer, 'Sound of Classical Poll' winner at the Brit Awards and one of the most exciting saxophonists working today. Jess oversees a special programme inspired by the energy of nature, embracing the power of the sea, the ethereal beauty of sunrise, and the vibrancy of skylarks and dancing bees in spring sky. Joining Jess for this performance is BBC Young Musician competition winner Callum Smart. Callum, on solo violin, will evoke the soaring lark in flight with Vaughan-Willi...
- Jess Gillam Saxophone
- Callum Smart Violin
- Gábor Takács-Nagy Music Director
Kabantu v Manchester Camerata
Saturday April 4, 2020 7.30pm, HOME (Theatre 1)
Settle back in HOME’s Theatre 1 for night of soulful, swinging fusion as Manchester Camerata team up with Kabantu, Manchester’s finest folk band. “Kabantu aim to “celebrate the space where different cultures meet”. The Manchester-based acoustic quintet includes classically trained players who met at the Royal Northern College of Music and a virtuoso busker they heard playing in the city. They have developed a fusion style in which global influences are mixed with jazz improvisation ...
Friday April 10, 2020 4.00pm,
The perfect way to spend Good Friday as Handel’s glorious choral masterpiece is performed by four internationally renowned soloists, choir and the Manchester Camerata. Tickets £22.50 to £42.50 (All ticket prices include £3.00 booking fee)...
- Rebecca Bottone Soprano
- Kathryn Rudge Mezzo-Soprano
- Nicky Spence Tenor
- William Thomas Bass Baritone
- Canzonetta Choir