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Hallé Summer Concerts

18 June 2022 to 16 July 2022 The Bridgewater Hall

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This summer, join Manchester’s orchestra – the Hallé, and a whole host of conductors, soloists, singers and actors for concerts filled with wizards, wardrobes, jazz giants, carry-ons and classics, all in the wonderful surroundings of The Bridgewater Hall. 

Top of the Classics 

Saturday 18 June 2022, 7.30pm 

From Handel’s stately Coronation anthem, Zadok the Priest, and the dramatic opening chorus of Orff’s Carmina Burana to Karl Jenkins’ mathematically harmonic Palladio and Elgar’s spine-tingling Nimrod, this promises to be a true chart topper of a concert. 

Wild Swans

Sunday 26 June 2022, 3pm 

The Hallé Children’s Choir take centre stage in Lin Marsh’s magical, musical retelling of Hans Christian Anderson’s fairy tale, The Wild Swans. In the first half, get transported to the fantasy worlds of Narnia, Hogwarts and Oz. 

Best of British Cinema

Saturday 2 July 2022, 7.30pm 

Stephen Bell and the Hallé guide us through a festival of British film favourites, with a wide selection of familiar scores packed full of drama, excitement and comedy. 

Giants of Jazz 

Saturday 16 July 2022, 7.30pm 

A thrilling evening of jazz standards from the American Songbook in this exciting new collaboration with Roderick Dunk, award winning vocalist Liane Carroll and the Hallé.