The Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society

Established in 1915, The Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society is the largest and one of the most successful lunchtime series in the country.

Forthcoming Performances

Emily Sun (violin); Sam Armstrong (piano)

Beethoven Sonata for Violin and Piano in Eb major No.3 Op.12
Fauré Sonata for Violin and Piano in A major No.1 Op.13
Tchaikovsky Valse-Scherzo Op.34  

Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Louko Piano Trio

Haydn Piano Trio in G major Hob. XV:25 ‘Gypsy’
Suk Elegie Op.23
Shostakovich Piano Trio No. 2 in E minor

Thursday 05 October, 2017

Jamie Bergin (piano)

Mozart Sonata in A minor K.310
Granados ‘Quejas o la Maja y el Ruiseñor’ from Goyescas Op.11
Ravel Gaspard de la nuit

Thursday 12 October, 2017



Emerging instrumentalists and singers are welcome to audition for inclusion in our prestigious and long-established chamber music series.
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Welcome to the 2017/18 series

A warm welcome to you all, and to myself as the new Director of Concerts!  I am replacing Paul Hindmarsh after 10 years of his imaginative stewardship, and hope both to continue the great work Paul did, and to bring my own musical experience to bear on helping to select the MMCS’ exciting blend of new talent and established artists...
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© The Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society
Registered charity No. 224723.

Director of Concerts: Simon Parkin
Administrator: Clare Preston-Pollitt