Queer as Folk 20

Friday February 22, 2019 19.00,

CDC Events and Manchester Camerata will be presenting a one night only classical spectacular of the infamous Queer as Folk soundtrack at Manchester’s Albert Hall. The “Still Doin It Live” show will see performances of the greatest anthems from Queer as Folk by  Manchester Camerata’s 28 piece orchestra, guest artists including Faye Tozer from STEPS and original soundtrack artist, Hannah Jones. Queer as Folk was written by Russell T Davies and documented the lives and loves of three ...


UpClose: Headspace

Wednesday February 27, 2019 7.30pm, Manchester Cathedral

Last season in this same venue, Hugo Ticciati brought audiences under his spell before a note was even played by performing a pre concert meditation and then manipulating the space of this most enchanting venue by having the orchestra play out of sight, in front of the audience and even behind them at one point. Be there to find out what this melodic magician does with our magical orchestra this night. Tonight he is aided in his pursuits by the works of Bach, Erkki-Sven Tüür, Perotin and Phili...

  • Hugo Ticciati Violin/Director


UpClose: Manchester Camerata With Prose (rescheduled date)

Saturday March 23, 2019 19:30, Academy 2, Manchester

Manchester Camerata With Prose

This night promises to be one of the most riotous shows of the year as we join forces once more with the trio from Manchester, local heroes Prose. This three piece have already made huge waves in the Manchester music scene because of their unique fusion of hip hop, acoustic guitars and beats. As if that wasn’t enough they also decided to work with an orchestra – “Probably Britain’s most adventurous orchestra” (The Times). Last year Band on the Wall could hardly contain the energy in th...