Première of Burgess’s ‘Manchester Overture’

‘A Manchester Overture’ (1989) by Anthony Burgess — European première. Performed by the BBC Philharmonic on March 8th, 2012. Conductor: Mark Heron.

The overture can be heard here or here from 02.07 to 13.07 minutes. A short extract can be found here.

Albert Square, Manchester. Pierre Adolphe Valette, 1910

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