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 showcased 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