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BBC Music Day - Bradford

Highlights from BBC Music Day in Bradford

Bradford's City Park played host to music makers of all ages. Local wind bands, choirs, orchestras and BBC West Yorkshire Introducing acts shared the stage.

More than 732 school children from 51 schools across Bradford came together for the first time to perform Anna Meredith's Ten Pieces composition 'Connect It', a mass body percussion piece in the central mirror pool.

BBC Radio 3 featured a special broadcast of 'In Tune' live from the Kala Sangam Arts Centre. The programme premiered a unique collaboration between BBC Philharmonic players and South Asian traditional musicians Vejay Venkat and Arian Sadr, students from Leeds College of Music.

12.30 - Joint Intermediate Wind Bands
12.45 - Classical and Contemporary Guitar groups
12.45 - Guitar mash up
13.15 - Rock School

13.00-16.00 Stage hosted by TV’s Chris Clarkson
13.30 - Community Big Sing
13.50 - Junior Wind Bands
14.00 - Keelham Primary
14.30 - Ten Pieces 'Connect It' – mass body percussion piece
14.50 - Dixons Trinity Choir
15.00 - Peel Park Violins
15.10 - Bradford Youth Training Orchestra
15.15 - A collaboration of Bradford Youth Training Orchestra, Masharti and IMC Intermediate Wind Bands
15.25 - Masharti
15.40 - Take 4 and 7/8 from Beckfoot School – Winners of the Amp Awards 2015
15.55 - Bradford Youth Wind Orchestra
16.15 - Acro beginner strings
16.25 - Dixons Allerton DAA Cantare


BBC Introducing bands hosted by presenter Alan Raw
16.50 - Negative Panda
17.20 - Maggie8
18.00 - Hammonds Bradford Youth Band conducted by Morgan Griffiths
18.30 - A unique collaboration between Bradford Youth Orchestra, Southbank Sinfonia and the Bradford Festival Chorus
19.00 - Maxanines
19.30 - Man Can’t Fly

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Highlights from BBC Music Day on Radio 3

A small selection of great moments from the day's programmes