29 June – 16 July 2017

Festival Square Outdoor Stage

Festival Square

Free event

Thur 29 June - Sun 16 July

Free live music every day in Festival Square

Festival Square’s outdoor stage will showcase some of the best local acts every day during MIF17.

Fri 30 June

12-2pm Wise Anthemic alt-rock from Manchester
5.30-7.30pm Myth of Her New folk electronica duo

Sat 1 July

12-1.45pm Los Firuletes Latin American tango and gypsy jazz
2.15-4pm Myth of Her New folk electronica duo
6-7.30pm Wise Anthemic alt-rock from Manchester

Sun 2 July

Festival in My House Takeover

Mon 3 July

12-2pm Anlin Xu Instrumental music from China
5.30-7.30pm Rachael Gladwin Folky jazz on harp and vocals

Tue 4 July

12-2pm John Haycock Multilayered kora, clarinet and electronics
5.30-7.30pm Invisible Giant Ethereal indie acoustic folk

Wed 5 July

12-2pm Jali Nyonkoling Kuyateh Gambian kora master
5.30-7.30pm Family Ranks Manchester hip hop and soul

Thur 6 July

12-2pm Los Firuletes Latino tango and gypsy jazz
5.30-7.30pm Chloe Foy Pop/folk singer-songwriter

Fri 7 July

12-2pm John Haycock Multi-layered kora, clarinet and electronics
5.30-7.30pm Family Ranks Manchester hip hop and soul

Sat 8 July

12-1.45pm Tong Peng Classical, folk and contemporary sounds on the guzheng
2.15-4pm Jali Nyonkling Kuyateh Gambian kora master
6-7.30pm Mica Millar Manchester soul singer

Sun 9 July

12-1.45pm Voices Beyond Gospel Collective Gospel and soul
2.15-4pm Wise Anthemic alt-rock from Manchester

Mon 10 July

12-2pm Vijay Venkat South Indian classical music on viola and flute
5.30-7.30pm Invisible Giant Ethereal indie acoustic folk

Tue 11 July

12-2pm John Haycock Multilayered kora, clarinet and electronics
5.30-7.30pm Bethlehem Casuals World folk grooves

Wed 12 July

12-2pm Rachael Gladwin Folky jazz on harp and vocals
5.30-7.30pm Bethlehem Casuals World folk groove band

Thur 13 July

12-2pm Echo Chamber Genre-bending chamber quartet
5.30-7.30pm Voices Beyond Gospel Collective Gospel and soul

Fri 14 July

12-2pm Jali Nyonkling Kuyateh Gambian kora master
5.30-7.30pm Afrodeutsche Electronica

Sat 15 July

12-1.45pm Sacred Sounds Women’s Choir Groundbreaking multi-faith choir
2.15-4pm Los Firuletes Latino tango and gypsy jazz
6-7.30pm LayFullStop & Friends Soul, jazz and hip hop vocalist

Sun 16 July

12-1.15pm Tong Peng Classical, folk and contemporary sound on the guzheng
1.45-3pm Mica Millar Manchester soul singer