Family Concert: Marvellous Musical Myths and Legends
September 29, 2024
3:00 pm
Manchester, UK
The Bridgewater Hall
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Explore wonderful stories of myths and legends through music, in a fun and interactive concert for all the family.

Join presenter and broadcaster Tom Redmond, conductor Euan Shields, and the Hallé for a fun-filled interactive family-friendly concert full of fantastic creatures and characters. Listen in awe to The Firebird, cast spells with Harry Potter, saddle up with Billy the Kid, save the day with The Avengers and ride our dragons to Berk – all in an afternoon’s work for the heroic Hallé!

Arrive any time from 1.30pm for free fun family activities in the foyer. Try your hand at word searches, puzzles and colouring, all inspired by today’s concert.
Programme to Include

  • John Williams Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone: Hedwig’s Theme
  • John Powell How to Train Your Dragon
  • Sibelius Lemminkäinen’s Return
  • Mason Bates Anthology of Fantastic Zoology: A Bao A Qu
  • Copland Billy the Kid
  • Stravinsky The Firebird
  • Alan Silvestri The Avengers: Main Theme