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CONCERT REVIEW: Felix Mendelssohn’s Elijah – Todmorden Town Hall – 23rd April 2022

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This work tells the dramatic story of the prophet Elijah. It was performed by Todmorden Choral Society and Todmorden Orchestra, conducted by Antony Brannick. The soloists were Hugo Herman-Wilson, who gave an expressive and...

CONCERT REVIEW: Todmorden Choral Society and Todmorden Orchestra: Messiah by G F Handel –...

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This well-known choral work is usually performed near Christmas, but due to difficulties at the time it was repeated this spring. It is best known for the Hallelujah Chorus, but there are many other lovely...

CONCERT REVIEW: Todmorden Orchestra: Where Scotland Meets Ireland – Todmorden Town Hall – 19th...

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The concert began with a Ukrainian tune. “The Land of the Mountain and the Flood” by Hamish MacCunn, a rousing and atmospheric piece, was followed by Max Bruch’s tuneful and vigorous Scottish Symphony, which featured...

OPERA NEWS: The Russian State Opera returns to the Victoria Theatre Halifax

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The highly acclaimed Russian State Opera return to the Victoria Theatre Halifax on Sunday 20 March at 7:30pm with their exquisite production of Madama Butterfly. Featuring an impressive cast and accompanied by a live orchestra of over 30 musicians.

CONCERT REVIEW: New Beginnings – Todmorden Town Hall – 20th November 2021

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Todmorden orchestra is back! A large audience welcomed back the orchestra with conductor Nicholas Concannon Hodges and leader Jonathan Whitehead. They began with Brahms' vigorous "Academic Festival Overture" which climaxes with a students' drinking song....
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