RNCM Symphony Orchestra at the RNCM Concert Hall

Chris Horkan
RNCM

RNCM Symphony Orchestra at Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM), Manchester 3 May 2018 Tickets from £5

As part of the RNCM’s current French Connections series, the college’s Symphony Orchestra play on home ground for its first outing of this summer season.

With a programme that features Bartók’s 1926-penned percussion-heavy Piano Concerto No 1, Saint-Saëns’ tone poem for orchestra, Danse macabre, and Brahms’ pastoral-sounding Symphony No 2, it’s a no-brainer of an evening – especially with all tickets priced at just £5.

RNCM Symphony Orchestra at Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM), Manchester 3 May 2018 Tickets from £5

Students playing in an orchestra
MusicOxford Road
RNCM Symphony Orchestra at RNCM

An exhilarating journey awaits as the RNCM Symphony Orchestra returns to the stage with a programme of Benjamin Britten, William Walton, Julia Perry and Keiko Abe.

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Manchester Metropolitan University Students’ Union building houses a bar and various other facilities for students and staff.

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The Deaf Institute

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