Help support us. Choose your gift:
Your donation has been added to your basket! Thanks!
Sorry, there was an error. Please reload the page and try again.

Queries, group & access bookings: 0333 130 0967
Phones 2-4pm | Counter sales 1-2.30pm
Tuesday to Thursday and one hour before each concert

Additional event information

Programme:
Space AFRIKA Live
REICH Music For 18 Musicians

Music for 18 Musicians + Space Afrika (Live) with Manchester Camerata

  • Saturday 14 May 2022, 8pm
  • The Stoller Hall
  • £22.50-£3
Book tickets

Performers

Space Afrika
Manchester Camerata
Micaela Haslam – Director (Reich)
Synergy Vocals (Reich)
Jack Sheen – Arranger (Space Afrika)

Steve Reich’s 1976 Music for 18 Musicians is ethereal, hypnotic and breathtakingly thrilling to watch live.

The lush, warm resonance of its crisscrossing harmonies is in stark contrast to the sterile sounds usually associated with minimalism and is a breakthrough piece for the genre.

Manchester Camerata are delighted to be pairing Music for 18 Musicians with a live audiovisual performance from Manchester’s very own Space Afrika. Space Afrika is a contemporary duo whose works have gained critical success from The Guardian and Pitchfork Media as well as recently topping Resident Advisors album of the year list. They describe their music as “Overlapping Moments” creating a dreamlike tapestry that depicts the duo’s Northern working-class Black British reality.

Manchester Camerata website

All dates & times

No upcoming events

You may also like

  1. The Stoller Hall

    Manchester Guitar Festival

    Fri 20 May 2022

    FRIDAY 20 – SUNDAY 22 MAY 2022  SUITABLE FOR ALL AGES SEAN SHIBE | DANIEL MARTINEZ FLAMENCO | NORTHERN CHAMBER ORCHESTRA...

  2. Carole Nash Hall

    Chetham’s Vocal Concert

    Wed 6 July 2022, 7:30pm

    Discover ensembles of some of the UK’s most exciting young singers, from Chetham’s School of Music, the UK’s leading music...

  3. The Stoller Hall

    Chetham’s Sinfonia, Lower School Orchestra and Ensembles

    Thu 7 July 2022, 7:30pm

    Discover talented young Lower School and Middle School performers from Chetham’s School of Music, the UK’s leading music school. Students...

  4. Bridgewater Hall

    Chetham’s Symphony Orchestra at The Bridgewater Hall

    Fri 8 July 2022, 7:30pm

    Book Now via The Bridgewater Hall Discover some of the UK’s most incredible young musicians, as Chetham’s Symphony Orchestra takeover...