This Grade II listed church is also the principal rehearsal and recording venue for the Hallé Orchestra, Choir and other Hallé Ensembles.

Founded in 1858, the Hallé, Manchester’s symphony orchestra, ranks among the UK’s top symphonic ensembles, with a distinguished history of acclaimed performances in this country and around the world. The orchestra has been responsible for award-winning recordings, radio broadcasts and educational outreach programmes, and remains committed to building audiences and developing orchestral repertoire.