Pride Chamber Music Lunchtime Concert
|24 August 2012
|13:00 - 15:00
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|Martin Harris Centre
Now in its fifth year, Manchester Pride’s series of chamber music recitals celebrates LGBT composers and features internationally renowned performers as well as young, local talent. This year’s concerts include performances from baritone Roderick Williams, the Heath Quartet, the Aquinas Piano Trio, pianist Daniel Browell and mezzo CN Lester with guitarist Toby Carr. The recitals will feature music by Tchaikovsky, Britten, Schubert, Saint-Saens, Tippett, Ireland and Somervell, as well as the world premiere of a new piece by Manchester Pride’s very own Composer-in-Association, Marc Yeats.
CN Lester (mezzo) with Toby Carr (guitar)
Britten – Songs from the Chinese
Philip Lawton – Five Lullabies
Maxwell Davies – Farewell to Stromness
Britten – Nocturnal after John Dowland
Britten – Folksong Arrangements
Tickets are free for the Lunchtime concerts and available on the door but if you’d like to book in advance please call the MHC box office or order online with Quay Tickets
A Manchester Pride Fringe commission, funded by Arts Council England.
Travel and Contact Information
Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama