From the Hallé Orchestra’s first performance in 1858, to the diverse musical character of the present day, this exhibition presented by Manchester District Music Archive celebrates Greater Manchester’s musical heritage as told by a wide variety of participants from the archive’s online community.
Through key artefacts such as photography, posters, ticket stubs and video footage, the exhibition will explore the emotional, life-changing and inspirational experiences we all have with music; charting the cultural significance of Manchester within music history told by the people that know.
The Galleries will be open until 7.30pm on:
The Sleeping Beauty - Sat 28 September
People - Tue 15 October
Fiddler on the Roof - Sat 2 November
Opera North - Sat 9 November
Swan Lake - Tue 12 November
War Horse - Wed 4 & Fri 13 December
Stop by the Tower Coffee Shop for a range of hot and cold drinks, cakes, soups and sandwiches. Free WIFI available.