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music FaceSoul
Yes | 21 March 2024

FaceSoul, a London-based Somali artist born in East Africa, brings meditative modern R&B and Neo soul to YES.

music Tapir!
Yes | 20 March 2024

Following of their debut album, South-London-based 6-piece Tapir! are on tour and bring enchanting alt-indie folk to YES this March.

music Mutual Benefit
Yes | 18 March 2024

Mutual Benefit blends folk, psychedelic pop, and experimental recording techniques into fragile, hopeful songs.

music Hannah Jadagu
Yes | 12 March 2024

The multitalented Hannah Jadagu brings hazy soulful alt-indie pop to YES in support of 2023 debut album, Aperture.

music mustbejohn
Yes | 1 March 2024

An intersection of rap and house, mustbejohn has a nostalgic feel and a growing reputation as a cult trailblazer.

music TAK Ensemble / Distractfold
International Anthony Burgess Foundation | 29 March 2024

Join IABF for Tak ensemble’s Manchester debut with one of our most-admired ensembles in the world, Distractfold.

music Ferio Saxophone Quartet
Martin Harris Centre for Music & Drama | 7 March 2024

One of Europe’s leading saxophone quartets, the  Ferio Saxophone Quartet perform a free lunchtime concert at The Martin Harris Centre.

music WCLC: Songs of Sustainability
Martin Harris Centre for Music & Drama | 18 April 2024

A concert concerned with the environment and sustainability, born from a collaboration between poet John McAuliffe and composer Richard Whalley.

music Gamelan Music from West Java
Martin Harris Centre for Music & Drama | 10 May 2024

Experience the vibrant gamelan music from West Java, Indonesia in a concert that features a variety of classical and contemporary pieces.

music WCLC with Beatrice Nicholas
Martin Harris Centre for Music & Drama | 14 March 2024

Concert pianist Beatrice Nicholas talks and performs works by three Chicago Renaissance composers: Florence Price; Margaret Bonds and Betty Jackson King.

music The Hallé – Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto
The Bridgewater Hall | 24 April 2024

Music Director of the Ulster Orchestra and of Opéra National de Lyon, Daniele Rustioni returns to the Hallé.

music The Hallé – Adès conducts Tippett
The Bridgewater Hall | 6 April 2024

Thomas Adès starts the second concert of his residency by reviving Barbirolli’s rarely-performed suite of Purcell’s music taken mainly from his stage works.

music The Hallé – Sibelius’s Symphony No.1
The Bridgewater Hall | 20 March 2024

Kristiina Poska, a distinctive interpreter of Sibelius, begins her second visit to the Hallé with Britten’s atmospheric Four Sea Interludes from Peter Grimes

music BBC Philharmonic – Nordic Noir
The Bridgewater Hall | 27 April 2024

John Storgårds conducts The BBC Philharmonic in an evening of Nordic Noir featuring Lotta Wennäkoski, Sibelius and Bruckner.

music BBC Philharmonic – Rise and Shine
The Bridgewater Hall | 23 March 2024

Leslie Suganandarajah conducts an evening of Mozart, Bruch and Strauss with guest violinist Eldbjørg Hemsing.