Royal Northern College Of Music

Royal Northern College Of Music
124 Oxford Road, Manchester, Lancashire, M13 9RD
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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

There are 25 events at this location

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Brandy Clark

Grammy, CMA and AMA nominated US country artist.

Sun 22 Oct

£24.75 / 0161 907 5555

With Plus Special Guests.

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.

Wed 20 Dec

£22 / 0161 907 5555

Extraffordganza 2017 Concert 1

Schools attending Concert 1: Altrincham C.E. Primary School Bowdon C.E. Primary School Firs Primary School Gorse Hill Primary School Moss Park Junior School Our Lady of Lourdes Primary School St Monica's R.C. Primary School St Teresa's R.C. Primary School Victoria Park Junior School

Tue 18 Jul

£3.50–£7 / 0161 907 5555

Extraffordganza 2017 Concert 2

Schools attending Concert 2: Broadheath Primary School Brooklands Primary School Cloverlea Primary School English Martyrs R.C. Primary School King's Road Primary School Kingsway Primary School St Anne's C.E. Primary School, Sale St Mary's C.E. Primary School, Davyhulme Woodhouse Primary School

Tue 18 Jul

£3.50–£7 / 0161 907 5555

Extraffordganza 2017 Concert 3

Schools attending Concert 3: Broomwood Primary School Highfield Primary School Holy Family Primary School Old Trafford Community School - year 2 Stamford Park Junior School Well Green Primary School Wellfield Infant School Wellfield Junior School

Wed 19 Jul

£3.50–£7 / 0161 907 5555

Extraffordganza 2017 Concert 4

Schools attending Concert 4: Old Trafford Community School - year 5 Park Road Primary School, Sale Park Road Academy School, Timperley Springfield Primary School St Mary's C.E. Primary School, Sale Urmston Infant School Urmston Junior School Woodheys Primary School

Wed 19 Jul

£3.50–£7 / 0161 907 5555

Foy Vance

The singer-songwriter and musician from Bangor, County Down, performs lilting alternative folk. In late 2015 Foy became the second artist signed to Gingerbread Man Records, a division of Atlantic Records started by Ed Sheeran.

Sat 28 Oct

£19.25 / 0161 907 5555

Gas (Live)

Grey Lantern are delighted to present Gas (Live)

Fri 6 Oct

Prices to be confirmed / 0161 907 5555

Gorton Philharmonic 2017 Autumn Concert

PROGRAMME:- Shostakovich ~ Festive Overture Beethoven ~ Choral Fantasy Carl Orff ~ Carmina Burana With Bury Choral Society Choir and Vocal Soloists

Sat 21 Oct

£8 / 0161 907 5555

Indigo Girls

Over-14s show. Rootsy pop songwriting duo Amy Ray and Emily Saliers.

Thu 20 Jul

£27.50 / 0161 907 5555

John Bramwell

Acoustic show from the I Am Kloot frontman.

Fri 15 Dec

£22 / 0161 907 5555


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.

Fri 24 Nov

£20.35 / 0161 907 5555

Manchester Literature Festival Presents: Arundhati Roy

Waterstones Deansgate are delighted to support Manchester Literature Festival's event with Arundhati Roy on Friday 9th June. Manchester Literature Festival is delighted to welcome acclaimed author Arundhati Roy to the city to talk about her long-awaited second novel, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness. In a city…

Fri 9 Jun

Free / 0161 907 5555

Marty Stuart

The legendary American country singer and musician performs with his band, The Fabulous Superlatives.

Tue 10 Oct

Times to be confirmed / Tickets on sale Friday May 19th, 10am / 0161 907 5555

Marty Stuart & His Fabulous Superlatives

If you were to give country music an address, you might say it's at the corner of sacred and profane, two doors up from the blues and folk, and just across the street from gospel, R&B and rock 'n' roll. And on a deeper emotional and spiritual level, it resides where Saturday night meets Sunday morning. No one…

Tue 10 Oct

Studio Theatre

£31.35 / 0161 907 5555

With Plus Special Guests.

Mike Oldfield's Tubular Bells 'For Two'

  • 4 stars

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.

Mon 2 Oct

£24.75 / 0161 907 5555

Newton Faulkner

Dreadlocked, laidback surfer dude troubadour doing tricksy stuff with acoustic guitars.

Tue 7 Nov

£27.50 / 0161 907 5555

Open Mic UK Auditions

Open auditions for a nationwide singing competition for both solo performers and groups, divided into age categories: under 16, 17–21 and 21 and over.

Sun 20 Aug

£5–£25 / 02380529966

  • 10:00 – 17:00


Formed in Canterbury in the 1970s this six-piece are still going strong with performances of their electric-folk originals.

Thu 9 Nov

£22 / 0161 907 5555

  • 19:00

Ralph McTell

Folk singer-songwriter, famed for the Ivor Novello Award winning song 'The Streets of London'.

Sat 14 Oct

£25–£27.50 / 0161 907 5555

Rick Wakeman

The world-renowned former Yes keyboardist performs pieces from his recent solo album, Piano Portraits.

Sun 25 Jun

£35 / 0161 907 5555

Rick Wakeman:Piano Portraits In Concert

Currently celebrating his 50th year as a professional musician, keyboard player, songwriter and broadcaster, Rick Wakeman recently made chart history when his Piano Portraits album became the first solo piano album to enter the UK’s Top 10. Initially inspired by the unprecedented reaction to his performance of David…

Sun 25 Jun

£40.25 / 0161 907 5555

Ron Sexsmith

Sublime Canadian songwriter with a plaintive touch to his easily melodic songs.

Sun 28 May

Studio Theatre

£30.25 / 0161 907 5555

  • 19:30

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 in London, the alt dance-pop trio fronted by Sarah Cracknell hold court in far grander surroundings to promote the new LP, Home Counties.

Sun 11 Jun

Studio Theatre

£27.50 / 0161 907 5555

Thea Gilmore

Prolific singer-songwriter from Oxfordshire whose style is strongly influenced by Bob Dylan, Tom Waits and Joni Mitchell.

Sun 4 Jun

£26.95–£30.25 / 0161 907 5555

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