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Manchester’s Musical Odyssey: A talk by John Alker

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Take a trip on this musical journey from the Renaissance to the present day in the splendid company of Manchester's best. Hear the sounds of world premieres and of the finest composers who came to this city.

From Chopin to Vaughan Williams, Elgar to Anthony Burgess, film music, piano, orchestra and of course the regions rich choral heritage, see how the city of Manchester inspired musicians and how its magnetic pull brought the greatest to perform and write here.

John Alker is a trained classical musician and currently lectures part time in music, fine art, performing arts and contextual studies. He occasionally works as a visiting lecturer at Manchester Metropolitan University.

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