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Review: Violence and compassion – Shostakovich, Bach and Mendelssohn at The Bridgewater Hall

Mar 21, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Violence and compassion – Shostakovich, Bach and Mendelssohn at The Bridgewater Hall

The Hallé Orchestra brought this season’s focus on Shostakovich to a fittingly dramatic climax with a performance of the great Soviet composer’s powerful eighth symphony at Manchester’s Bridgewater Hall.

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Review: The Music of Star Wars Episodes I – VII, The Hallé, Manchester

Nov 5, 2016 Comments Off on Review: The Music of Star Wars Episodes I – VII, The Hallé, Manchester

I have a confession. I flippin’ love film music.

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Sir Mark Elder with the Halle in background.

Death in Manchester: a sublime evening with the Hallé Orchestra

Feb 15, 2016 Comments Off on Death in Manchester: a sublime evening with the Hallé Orchestra

Mortality might be considered a brave choice as a theme for an evening at the symphony, but Manchester’s Hallé Orchestra has always taken risks.

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The Halle Orchestra perform The Snowman

Deck the halls with boughs of Hallé!

Dec 3, 2014 Comments Off on Deck the halls with boughs of Hallé!

Christmas comes but once a year and when it does it’s accompanied by much-loved rituals and marked by familiar personal landmarks in the yuletide calendar.

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The Hallé Orchestra kicks off its new season in spectacular style

Oct 6, 2014 Comments Off on The Hallé Orchestra kicks off its new season in spectacular style

The Hallé began its new season in fine style with the kind of skilful and passionate performance that is the hallmark of this fine musical institution.

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Jamie Phillips conducting c. Russell Hart March 13

Promenading with the Hallé

Aug 10, 2014 Comments Off on Promenading with the Hallé

Last month as soft, warm, summer rain fell on a Saturday evening in Manchester, a packed Bridgewater Hall was able to transcend the meteorological treachery and escape into an English rural idyll.

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