Commissioned by Manchester International Festival, Beating Wing Orchestra bring together diverse cultures from refugees from Manchester’s rich mix of communities; Satellite State Disko mix bawdy Slavic drinking songs, Ottoman choral and Nomad ska; and Zimbabwe’s Heritage Survival play Afro-fusion, drawing on modern influences while upholding traditional rhythms.

This event is part of Fairtrade Fortnight and follows the Fairtrade Fair in the Studio from 11am – 4pm.

Dates & Times

Last session: Sat 2 Mar 2013 at 8:00 PM - This event has now passed
Derby Hall @ The Met

Beating Wing Orchestra, Satellite State Disko and Heritage Survival

Related events

Music -

David Woodman

David Woodman’s music inhabits the space where country, blues and folk intersect. This show at The Met marks the launch of his sixth album Family. Support comes from David’s son, Matt Woodman.

Book
Music -

Sleeper

Join Britpop legends Sleeper at The Met.

Book
Music -

The Nashville Nights Tour

Get ready to be transported to the heart of Music City as Kaitlyn Baker, Joe Lasher and their band take you on a musical journey through country music history.

Book