Date
Thursday 01 March 2018 to Monday 12 March 2018
Location
Manchester, Paris, London

Paris-Manchester 1918 brings together young musicians from the Royal Northern College of Music and Paris Conservatoire for two weeks of performances in Manchester, London and Paris, bringing to life the music and stories of our two cities during the First World War.

Explore the online virtual exhibition : Conservatoires in time of war

1st et 2nd March : Concert 'Paris-Manchester 1918' at the Royal Northen College of Music, Manchester and Cadogan Hall, London

Orchestral concert. Listen to the concert on BBC 3 on 5 March :  http://www.bbc.co.uk/radio/player/bbc_radio_three

5 and 6 March at Opera Comique and Conservatoire de Paris  : Symposium -  The musical institutions in Paris and Manchester during the First World War

Free entrance on registration : Opera Comique

6 March at 7pm Conservatoire de Paris : concert -  'De bons compagnons musicaux' 

Chamber Music concert. Free entrance. Information and booking : Conservatoire de Paris.

7 March at 8pm at Conservatoire d'art dramatique : concert - 'En souvenir de Génicourt'

Chamber Music concert. Free entrance. Information and booking : Conservatoire de Paris.

8 March at 8pm at Conservatoire d'art dramatique : concert "La musique creuse le ciel" (Baudelaire)

Orchestral concert. conductor Markus Stenz.
Free entrance. Information and booking : Conservatoire de Paris.

12 March at 8.30pm at cinema Le Balzac : Ciné-concert

Projection of two silent films realized during the war, with an accompaniment by students of the Paris Conservatoire.
Cinéma Le Balzac, Paris 8e. cinemabalzac.com

Images : (c) Médiathèque de l'architecture et du patrimoine, Musée de la Grande Guerre de Meaux.