• Collaboration with the Montenegro Summer Camp for Chamber Music

    Nestled in the heart of Lovcen National Park, a chamber music camp takes place every year, inviting musicians from Montenegro and across Europe to come together and share musical practices and ideas. Over 7 days the musicians rehearse in various chamber groups, performing a variety of styles and composers. The camp welcomes musicians of all standards and invites professional musicians as mentors for the musicians. Manchester Camerata had the pleasure of taking part in the 2019 edition of the Chamber Music Camp, where we delivered a series of music-making workshops and Naomi Atherton, princ... Read More

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  • Classically Yours

    ‘Let’s Dance’ performance at Withernsea High School

    Congratulations to everyone who performed alongside Manchester Camerata in the Classically Yours finale concert! Our ‘Fiesta’ concert took place at Withernsea High School on Wednesday 17 July, where members of the orchestra were joined by pupils from Withernsea High School and Patrington, Burton Pidsea, Keyingham and Withernsea Primary Schools to perform the piece their new composition ‘Let’s Dance’. The young people composed the lyrics and melodies over a series of creative music making workshops which began in September 2018 with musicians and artists from Camerata in the Communit... Read More

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  • Four schools in Sefton and Kirkby share their new works with SKY Music Hub

    Thanks to all four schools who took part in our creative music project in summer 2019 with SKY Music Hub. A composer and four musicians from Manchester Camerata worked with groups of up to 30 young musicians to explore creative composition, sound scaping and graphic scores, using a variety of musical instruments and techniques. Over a number of workshops, the young composers went on musical journeys to mars and back, creating music to tell a story decided by each group. All groups performed their new compositions to each other at a joint concert hosted by Kirkby High School, where family a... Read More

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