Royal Northern College Of Music
Located one mile south of Manchester City Centre, in the heart of the Education Quarter, this is one of four conservatories associated with the ABRSM. It was formed in 1973 by the merger of the Northern School of Music and the Royal Manchester College of Music.
The RNCM is also a performance venue for concerts and other musical events. It is located one mile south of Manchester City Centre, in the heart of the Education Quarter.
Oxford Road station is an eight minute walk away, and there is secure parking located next to the College in the basement of the Sir Charles Groves Hall of Residence, off Rosamund Street West.
Events at this venue
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At Last: The Etta James Story
Theatre production telling the story of soul legend Etta James’ turbulent life, featuring some of her most beloved songs.
Brad Mehldau Trio
One of America's finest jazz pianists with regular trio partners, Larry Grenadier (bass) and Jeff Ballard (drums).
Grammy, CMA and AMA nominated US country artist.
Eliza Carthy & the Wayward Band
The Scarborough-born singer and fiddler performs traditional English folk, backed by an ensemble which includes members of Bellowhead, Mawkin, Blowzabella, Edward II and more.
Gorton Philharmonic 2017 Autumn Concert
PROGRAMME:- Shostakovich ~ Festive Overture Beethoven ~ Choral Fantasy Carl Orff ~ Carmina Burana With Bury Choral Society Choir and Vocal Soloists
Over-14s show. Rootsy pop songwriting duo Amy Ray and Emily Saliers.
Keston Cobblers Club
Folk pop five-piece from Kent.
Aidan O'Rourke (fiddle), Kris Drever (guitar and vocals) and Martin Green (accordion) drawing together traditional music from Orkney, west Scotland and the north-east of England.
Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells 'For Two'
Daniel Holdsworth and Aidan Roberts attempt to recreate one of the most influential albums of the 20th century, live on stage, with just four hands and four feet. Those crazy cats.
The world-renowned former Yes keyboardist performs pieces from his recent solo album, Piano Portraits.
Rick Wakeman's Journey to the Centre of the Earth
The most affable man in prog celebrates the 40th anniversary of his solo concept opus based on the Jules Verne novel, for which he will be joined by the Jules Verne Symphony Orchestra, the English Rock Ensemble and lashings of state-of-the-art effects.
RNCM Opera: Theodora
Handel's penultimate oratorio.
Thu 30 Mar
RNCM Symphony Orchestra
- Directed by: Gergely Madaras (cond)
- Written by: Bela Bartok
The Royal Northern College of Music Symphony Orchestra is the college's biggest ensemble.
Over-14s show. Sublime Canadian songwriter with a plaintive touch to his easily melodic songs.
The Saint Etienne
Twenty five years after Saint Etienne released the album Foxbase Alpha and made their tentative first live performance at Heaven in Villiers Arches, the alt dance-pop trio fronted by Sarah Cracknell return to the iconic venue to play the classic album in its entirety plus some choice bonus beats. Support comes from…
Singin' in the Rain
The RNCM Young Company present the classic musical.
Seven-piece vocal harmony ensemble.
Prolific singer-songwriter from Oxfordshire whose style is strongly influenced by Bob Dylan, Tom Waits and Joni Mitchell.
The renowned pianist and composer performs his jazz and classical compositions drawing on a wide range of influences, including Armenian folk music, rock, electronica, poetry and more in support of album An Ancient Observer.
A mix of jazz and native folk from Armenian pianist Tigran Hamasyan.
Eccentric Geordie folk sisters Rachel and Becky Unthank.
The Unthanks: How Wild the Wind Blows
The Unthanks present the songs of Molly Drake, Nick Drake's mother, in their poetic, bittersweet glory.
The William Byrd Singers: Baroque Choral Masterpieces
Keith Orrell directs the group to form the five-part chorus for Handel's Dixit Dominus and Bach's Magnificat.
Sat 1 Apr
£15 ( £10) / 0161 907 5555