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Chetham's 50th Anniversary Concert

Pupils, alumni and special guests fill Manchester's Bridgewater Hall to perform Mahler's Symphony No 8 in celebration of Chetham's School of Music's 50th anniversary year.

Pupils, alumni and special guests fill the stage of the Bridgewater Hall in Manchester to perform Mahler's Symphony No 8 - his Symphony of a Thousand in celebration of Chetham's School of Music's 50th anniversary year. Introduced by Tom Redmond.

Programme
Mahler: Symphony No 8 'Symphony of a Thousand

Ailish Tynan (soprano)
Gweneth Ann Rand (soprano)
Margaret McDonald (soprano)
Caroline Taylor (soprano)
Kitty Whately (mezzo soprano)
Mark le Brocq (tenor)
Gareth John (baritone)
Paul Carey Jones (Bass)

Chetham’s Chorus, Leeds Festival Chorus, St George’s Singers, Greater Manchester Hub Youth Choir, Manchester Cathedral Choristers, Hereford Cathedral School Children’s Choir

Chetham’s Symphony Orchestra
Stephen Threlfall (conductor)

23 days left to listen

2 hours, 28 minutes

Music Played

  • Thomas Arne

    National Anthem: God Save The Queen

    Music Arranger: Benjamin Britten. Orchestra: Chetham's Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Stephen Threlfall.
  • Gustav Mahler

    Symphony No 8 'Symphony of a Thousand'

    Orchestra: Chetham's Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Stephen Threlfall. Singer: Ailish Tynan. Singer: Gweneth-Ann Rand. Singer: Margaret McDonald. Singer: Caroline Taylor. Singer: Kitty Whately. Singer: Mark le Brocq. Singer: Gareth John. Singer: Paul Carey Jones. Choir: Chetham's Chamber Choir. Choir: Leeds Festival Chorus.
  • Hector Berlioz

    Symphonie Fantastique, Op.14

    Orchestra: Sveriges Radios Symfoniorkester. Conductor: Daniel Harding.

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