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


Trad Dancing with the Rabbi
Heim Give me a lift to Tzfat
Brandwein Leading the In-laws home
Trad Doina/Street Melody
Trad 7:40
Piazzolla Oblivion
Piazzolla AdiĆ³s Nonino
Rob Shepley September Sun
Trad Dark Eyes

Tuesday 26 March, 2019

Emily Nebel (violin); Alexey Pudinov (piano)

Elgar Violin Sonata in E minor Op.82
Ravel Violin Sonata No.2

Thursday 11 April, 2019



Emerging instrumentalists and vocalists are welcome to be considered for inclusion in our prestigious and long-running concert series
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Welcome to the 2018/19 series

Welcome to our new season! Last year I was the happy recipient of more than one hundred and fifty sound files and YouTube links, from which I selected just over twenty applicants for live audition. It gave me a snapshot of the tremendous amount of talent out there ...
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© The Manchester Mid-day Concerts Society
Registered charity No. 224723.

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