RNCM Opera Gala

Showcasing five exceptional postgraduate students from the Royal Northern College of Music, we can keenly anticipate a fun, varied concert full of operatic favourites. The programme comprises arias and ensemble pieces from the operatic repertoire.

Jess Hopkins / soprano, Sophie Clarke / mezzo, Henry Strutt / tenor, Matthew Secombe / bass & Tom Pieczora / piano

The Royal Northern College of Music is continually recognised as one of the world’s most forward-thinking conservatoires and the inspirational training provided by the School of Vocal Studies and Opera is renowned the world over. Drawing on the expertise of dedicated tutors, behind the scenes staff and professional partners, the unique and carefully curated programme provides young singers with the necessary skills and real-world experience to develop long and successful careers.

RNCM Opera


Verdi Libiamo from La Traviata

Puccini Quando m’en vo’ from La bohème

Bizet Habañera from Carmen

Verdi Alla vita che t’arride from Un Ballo in Maschera

Offenbach Belle Nuit from Les contes d’Hoffmann

Mozart Dies bildnis from Die Zauberflöte

Mozart Soave sia il vento from Così fan tutte

Lalo Vainement, ma bien-aimeé from Le Roi d’Ys

Loewe On the Street Where You Live from My Fair Lady

Porter So In Love from Kiss Me, Kate

Bernstein Tonight from West Side Story

Verdi Va, pensiero from Nabucco

Strauss II Champagne Trio from Die Fledermaus


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February 5, 2024

Box Office

Tickets can be purchased in advance and on the day of the concert from the Bridgewater Hall Box Office:

Tel: 0161 907 9000

The Bridgewater Hall
M2 3WS

Open Monday – Saturday, 10am – 6pm (8pm on concert nights) and Sunday (concert nights only) 12 noon – 6pm