The Bridgewater Hall - Music of John Barry November 2018

The Music of John Barry

Saturday 10 November 2018 7.30pm

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Event Timings

Main Entrance Doors: 5.00pm
Auditorium Doors: 7.00pm
Concert Start: 7.30pm
Interval: 8.20pm
Second Half: 8.40pm
Concert Finish: 9.40pm

All timings are approximate and are subject to change.

The Music of John Barry

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Nicholas Dodd conductor | Andrew Collins presenter | Manchester Camerata

Programme includes music from You Only Live Twice, On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Diamonds are Forever, From Russia With Love, Goldfinger, Octopussy, Thunderball, Born Free, Midnight Cowboy, Out of Africa, Dances with Wolves and Zulu.

John Barry created some of the most memorable and recognisable film scores of the 20th century, including of course much of the music from the James Bond series; his versatility and originality were peerless. His death in 2011 deprived cinema of a true musical great. This concert pays tribute to his life and music with a carefully selected programme, conducted by Nicholas Dodd, who collaborated closely with the composer on his later films. Nicholas Dodd is regarded as one of the leading conductors and orchestrators of Hollywood film music and is a noted expert on, and performer of John Barry’s music. In fact, every James Bond movie from the last 10 years bears his signature.

Film, TV and radio connoisseur Andrew Collins has a career spanning over 25 years, which has included music journalism, script writing, script editing, and writing. Every weekend, he can be heard on Classic FM hosting Saturday Night at the Movies where he plays the greatest hits from the silver screen. He is also a resident film editor for the Radio Times, sharing his thoughts on the latest releases, and key moments throughout cinematic history.

Travel & Dining

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Purchase discounted parking (evening concerts only) along with your concert tickets.

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