The Seven Last Words of Our Saviour on the Cross
Thursday March 28, 2019 7.30pm, The Bridgewater Hall
The Bridgewater Hall is famed for having one of the greatest acoustics in Europe and as such it provides the perfect setting for this union of Haydn’s truly emotive music and some of the world’s most popular and award winning vocal groups – throw in one of the finest musicians on the planet in Gábor Takács- Nagy and you have all the elements you need for a memorable collaboration. You will leave feeling impassioned about music. We are thrilled to be joined by the award winning VOCES8 cho...
- Edvard Grieg Kor
- Gábor Takács-Nagy Music Director
Manchester Camerata at ¡Viva! Fest
Friday April 5, 2019 7.30pm, HOME
We are going to set HOME alight, kindling your imaginations through vivid and vibrant music, searing your minds with the red hot sounds of Piazzolla & Golijov. The former gifting us The Four Seasons of Buenos Aires, a piece dripping in luscious melodies and violent rhythm. This Spanish & Latin American Festival gives us a platform, upon which we leave only the burnt embers of pure unfiltered passion in Theatre 1. Booking Information Box Office: 0161 907 9000 In person: The B...
- Francesca Dego Violin/Director
UpClose: William Basinski The Disintegration Loops
Thursday April 11, 2019 8:00pm , Albert Hall, Manchester
Perhaps more than any other living composer, William Basinski may lay claim to having created the definitive eternal elegy of his era. Though the birth of this piece of music is associated with great tragedy, its enduring appeal has been down to the life affirming beauty it elicits from that moment in time. Like any great work of art, there are countless interpretations of the piece and almost everyone is associated with a vivid and powerful emotion. Sponsored by Clearwater International &...
- Robert Ames Conductor / Orchestrator
- Maxim Moston Orchestrator
- Manchester Camerata Principal Musicians