Night And Day

Date: Saturday 24th April 2010 19:30

Venue: RNCM Concert Hall, Manchester


  • Debussy arr. Walter Prelude apres midi de'un Faune
  • Berlioz arr. Matthews Les Nuits d'ete (chamber version)
  • Jackson One Hundred Years Above a Kitchen
  • Brahms String Sextet No.1 arr. for String Orchestra

Performed By

  • Douglas Boyd Conductor
  • Sarah Tynan Soprano

Talking Point, 6.30pm A closer look at Les Nuits d’ete with Berlioz expert Julian Rushton and Sarah Tynan

The shimmering images of a hot afternoon and the poetry of romantic love on a summer evening form the heart of this concert, alongside the intensely rich textures of a Brahms sextet arranged here for larger string forces.The concert includes a new work by Steven Jackson who took part in the recent Manchester Composers’ Workshop Day.

Ticket Prices £22.00, £19.50, £16.50, £9.50

Booking Information Camerata Flexible and Bridgewater Hall Flexible Series booking by post is now open; bookings are processed in the order of the date they are received by the Box Office. Booking for individual concerts is available from Monday 22 June: online, by phone, by post and in person.

Telephone the Box Office on 0161 907 5555

In person, go to Box Office, RNCM, 124 Oxford Rd, Manchester M13 9RD

We have also set up some fantastic food and drink deals for concert ticket holders, so you can really make an evening of it! If you are looking for food before or after the concert you can get 25% off food at Felicini (Oxford Road), on presentation of your Camerata ticket. Tables are subject to availability so we recommend booking in advance on 0161 228 6633. You are strongly advised to be seated in the restaurant no later then 6pm to allow ample time to order, eat and make your way to the RNCM.

Camerata concert ticket holders can also get a slice of Chicago Town pizza and a selected bottle of beer for £3.00 after the concert at the RNCM bar.