Beethoven by candlelight at Manchester Cathedral

Manchester Cathedral, Victoria Street, Manchester, M3 1SX

Beethoven by candlelight at Manchester Cathedral Beethoven by candlelight at Manchester Cathedral Beethoven by candlelight at Manchester Cathedral

One ticket to Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata piano recital by candlelight at Manchester Cathedral; performed by award-winning pianist Benjamin Powell

About this event

Ever wondered what Beethoven is up to nowadays? He’s decomposing!

We’re sorry – get some more high brow entertainment with today’s deal for a ticket to see his Moonlight Sonata performed by candlelight at Manchester Cathedral.

Compose yourself for:

  • One band A, B or C ticket
  • Watch the amazing performance as it’s lit up by candlelight in the stunning setting of Manchester Cathedral
  • Performed by the incredible Benjamin Powell, who has gained a fantastic reputation for his intelligent and expressive piano recitals since winning the British Contemporary Piano Competition in 2010
  • He has played all across the UK and Europe in venues like Wigmore Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, IRCAM in Paris, and Harpa in Reykjavik
  • Hear Beethoven’s Moonlight Sonata Quasi una fantasia op. 27 no. 2
  • Plus two Debussy pieces, two Liszt and one Scriabin
  • Brilliant night out for classical music lovers

Rave reviews

“Benjamin Powell has shown himself as a consummate musician with a transcendent pianistic technique in the service of a refined musicality.” - Philip Mead, founder of the British Contemporary Piano Competition

“Pianist Benjamin Powell demonstrated an immense range of tone and sound in his programme.” - Ivan Hewett, Daily Telegraph

“His technical ability flawless, his interpretation playful and the freedom in the music engaging and without boundaries.” - Jonas Sen, Fréttablaðið, Iceland’s largest daily newspaper

Small print

Advance ticket collection required. itison tickets can be exchanged for show tickets at the venue from 6pm - 7pm on the evening of the show. 

Duration: approx. 2hrs.

Multiple purchases permitted.

Band B seats: some with restricted view. 

Band C seats: very restricted view.

Seating in your chosen Band is unreserved and allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Suitable for all ages; under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Dress code: smart casual.

Line-up subject to change. 

Wheelchair access available.

Ticket must be printed for redemption; please print your ticket and bring along with you to avoid disappointment.

Ticket is non-refundable unless event is cancelled

Ticket is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers.

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

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Small print

Advance ticket collection required. itison tickets can be exchanged for show tickets at the venue from 6pm - 7pm on the evening of the show. 

Duration: approx. 2hrs.

Multiple purchases permitted.

Band B seats: some with restricted view. 

Band C seats: very restricted view.

Seating in your chosen Band is unreserved and allocated on a first come, first served basis.

Suitable for all ages; under 16s must be accompanied by an adult.

Dress code: smart casual.

Line-up subject to change. 

Wheelchair access available.

Ticket must be printed for redemption; please print your ticket and bring along with you to avoid disappointment.

Ticket is non-refundable unless event is cancelled

Ticket is not exchangeable for cash or valid with any other offers.

Images used for illustrative purposes only.

  • Manchester Cathedral
  • Victoria Street, Manchester,
    M3 1SX

Beethoven by candlelight at Manchester Cathedral

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