Singing for Pleasure: Manchester Community Choir & Guests

Location: St Werburghs Church
Dates: Friday 16 May, 2014 ...

£5/£3 concessions on the door Manchester Community Choir, led by Liz Powers, sing songs from all over the world, and teach audiences the best ones! Guests: Hard Times Kapelye, a lively klezmer band, playing Yiddish and Balkan inspired tunes and Melody Macs, the Macmillan Centre…


chorlton park is music night

Location: Chorlton Central Community Centre (Junction of Barlow Moor Road/Sandy Lane)
Dates: Friday 16 May, 2014 ...

Tickets: £5/£3 A celebration of musical talents from Chorlton Park Primary pupils past and present. 12 acts in an informal “Jools Holland” format with a number of performing areas and chats with artists ranging in age from 12 to 20 years old. For tickets and…


i am your autopilot plus support from race to the sea and Bear Around your Neck

Location: Chorlton Irish Club
Dates: Friday 16 May, 2014 ...

FREE Event A night of music featuring Race to the Sea, recently named ‘One to Watch’ by Manchester Evening News, with his brand of delicate folk songcraft treated with loops, samples and effects. Plus The Bear Around Your Neck. Headliners, I Am Your Aut0pilot bring…


Chorlton Introducing

Location: South West Cricket Club
Dates: Saturday 17 May, 2014 ...

FREE Event A day of music showcasing some of the best up and coming talent in Manchester. Featuring: Friend of a Friend: a 5 piece alternative rock/indie band who recently performed at Band on the Wall. Niamh Kelly: a 13-year-old music nut from Chorlton who…


Rubber Duck Orchestra

Location: Font Bar
Dates: Saturday 17 May, 2014 ...

FREE Event Rubber Duck Orchestra are a six piece band who sound like Balkan dance music, trad jazz, or klezmer, depending on the phase of the moon. Their goal is to make people move their limbs in funny ways!


Black Jack Barnet’s BLACKJACKANORY

Location: Proof
Dates: Sunday 18 May, 2014 ...

FREE Event Prepare to set sail on a musical voyage of love and loss, life and death, pirates and zombies. Black Jack Barnet invites you to join him for this entertaining evening of songs and stories.



Location: St Johns Church
Dates: Sunday 18 May, 2014 ...

THIS EVENT IS NOW SOLD OUT Glór! join once again with The Chorlton Festival Orchestra and Chorus, to perform Mozart’s Requiem. The programme will see Mozart’s sublime swan-song presented in a wonderful setting with the excitement which can only be generated by a full orchestra…


Duo Picante Recital

Location: St Werburgh’s Church
Dates: Monday 19 May, 2014 ...

FREE Event Delight your senses as Lynne Bulmer on flute and Alison Farshi on piano play a set of compositions spanning three great musical eras, Baroque, Romantic and twentieth century with J S Bach’s E minor Sonata, Schumann’s Three Romances and Poulenc’s famous Sonata.


Flute & Piano Duo

Location: St Werburgh’s Church
Dates: Tuesday 20 May, 2014 ...

FREE Event Rachel Johnson and Jemima Palfreyman perform a varied programme of music for flute and piano, including Edward German’s little-known Suite and the wonderful Sonata by Prokofiev.


Rock out! music school

Location: St Clement’s Church
Dates: Tuesday 20 May, 2014 ...

FREE Event Rock Out! Music School celebrate their first anniversary in Chorlton as students perform songs ranging from Guns and Roses to Pharrell Williams. Rock Out! Music School teach Guitar, Bass, Drums and Vocals to local children aged 7-17.