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The Pilgrim’s Progress - Ralph Vaughan Williams - Royal Northern College of Music - 31 March 2019Conductor - David ParryDirector - Jonathan CockerDesigner - Bob BaileyLighting - Ian Sommerville

Opera Review: The Pilgrim’s Progress, Ralph Vaughan Williams, RNCM

April 10, 2019 Comments Off on Opera Review: The Pilgrim’s Progress, Ralph Vaughan Williams, RNCM

At OperaWatch we always look forward to an invitation to the latest student production at the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM).

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Win a pair of weekend tickets to the Haydn-inspired Chamber Music Festival at Manchester’s RNCM

February 25, 2019 Comments Off on Win a pair of weekend tickets to the Haydn-inspired Chamber Music Festival at Manchester’s RNCM

Win a pair of weekend tickets to the Haydn-inspired Chamber Music Festival at Manchester’s Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM). 

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Review: Suor Angelica/Gianni Schicchi, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

December 12, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Suor Angelica/Gianni Schicchi, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

Oh, the irony! I had to miss the Marx Brothers’ A Night at the Opera for a night at the opera.

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Welcome to the Age of Dissolution: Northern Soul chats to Michael Timmins from Cowboy Junkies

November 10, 2018 Comments Off on Welcome to the Age of Dissolution: Northern Soul chats to Michael Timmins from Cowboy Junkies

Amid all the flash and bombast that defined the late 80s, Cowboy Junkies proved there was an audience waiting for something quiet, beautiful and reflective with their compelling 1988 classic, The Trinity Session.

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Review: An Afternoon with Jenni Murray, Manchester Literature Festival

October 11, 2018 Comments Off on Review: An Afternoon with Jenni Murray, Manchester Literature Festival

This year feels like the perfect time to welcome the launch of Jenni Murray’s new book – A History of the World in 21 Women – as we celebrate the centenary of women (those aged over 30 who had a household) gaining the vote and the rise of global feminist movements such as #TimesUp and #MeToo.

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Win tickets to the RNCM Symphony Orchestra at The Bridgewater Hall

June 4, 2018 Comments Off on Win tickets to the RNCM Symphony Orchestra at The Bridgewater Hall

Northern Soul has teamed up with the Royal Northern College of Music (RNCM) to offer five readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to see the RNCM Symphony Orchestra at The Bridgewater Hall on Friday 29 June.

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Review: Chamber Music Festival, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

March 18, 2018 Comments Off on Review: Chamber Music Festival, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

The words ‘chamber music’ can turn off many perfectly open-minded people.

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Win a pair of tickets to the RNCM Chamber Music Festival

February 26, 2018 Comments Off on Win a pair of tickets to the RNCM Chamber Music Festival

Northern Soul has teamed up with the Royal Northern College of Music to offer two readers the chance to win a pair of tickets to the RNCM Chamber Music Festival, Un voyage des impressions, worth a total of £300 each.

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Review: John Bramwell, Royal Northern College of Music

December 18, 2017 Comments Off on Review: John Bramwell, Royal Northern College of Music

At this time of year, there are some traditions that I can take or leave.

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Cendrillon - Music by Jules Massenet - Libretto by Henri Cain - RNCM Opera - 6th December 2017Conductor - Martin AndréDirector - Olivia FuchsDesigner - Yannis ThavorisLighting Designer - Matt Haskins

Review: Cinderella, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

December 8, 2017 Comments Off on Review: Cinderella, Royal Northern College of Music, Manchester

As I write, a real Cinderella story is being played out in the pages of the rabidly, sycophantically Royalist British press.

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