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One Night of Rock – Town Hall, Huddersfield

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Producer: Jack Applebaum Musical Director: Ruth Gomez Reviewer: Ruth Jepson For one night only, Huddersfield Town Hall was a Mecca for the slightly older gent and the ladies who, in their courting days, accompanied them to many a 70s and 80s rock gig. Gods of classic rock brought back to life by all-girl rock band Joanovarc, probably all of whom ...

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The Orchestra of Opera North: How It Works – Town Hall, Huddersfield

Presenter: Pui Fan Lee Conductor: Martin Pickard Soloist: Nicholas Watts (tenor) Reviewer: Ron Simpson The Orchestra of Opera North’s How it Works concert attracted a youthful audience, stretching to the occasional babe in arms. The programme, including some challenging 20th Century works, seemed aimed at a rather older age-group, but the gap was bridged by the introductions of Pui Fan ...

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BBC Philharmonic: Schubert, Strauss & Brahms – Huddersfield Town Hall

Conductor: Juanjo Mena Soloist (horn): Alberto Menendez Escribano Reviewer: Ron Simpson   The Orchestra of Opera North’s 2015-2016 Kirklees concert season came to an early finish with a solid programme of 19th Century Austro-German classics in the capable hands of the guest orchestra, the BBC Philharmonic. The Spring concert season has been curtailed because the next few months see the ...

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Classic FM: Classic Romance – Huddersfield Town Hall

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Conductor/Violin: Tobias Ringborg Presenter: Anne-Marie Minhall Reviewer: Ron Simpson The Orchestra of Opera North’s Sunday afternoon concert to celebrate Valentine’s Day was conducted, appropriately enough, by Tobias Ringborg who is about to conduct The Elixir of Love with the company. The programme consisted of ten relatively short piecesbut was much more than just a series of romantic melodies. The narration ...

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Kate Rusby at Christmas – Huddersfield Town Hall

Reviewer: Laura Stimpson [Rating:5] If you think the perfect Christmas jukebox is one filled with Slade, Wham and Aled Jones, you’ve clearly not seen Kate Rusby at Christmas. Kate Rusby is a down to Earth Yorkshire lass, who fills her concerts with warm hearted banter, humour and best of all, her beautiful voice and folk songs. Tonight is the first ...

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