The Symphonic Sounds of Back to Basics

Part of Millennium Square Summer Series 2018

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The soundtrack to your summer is back and bigger than ever!

Featuring some of the most infectious and energetic dance anthems from over the past three decades, this open-air concert is packed with club classics reworked and performed live by a 50-piece symphony orchestra.​

The heart of Leeds will once again beat to a different rhythm as the Orchestra of Opera North, legendary Back to Basics DJ Dave Beer and an array of amazing special guest artists and vocalists come together on stage to deliver an epic musical celebration. Join us to show how spectacular and vibrant the city of Leeds is in showcasing two of its much loved and contrasting musical institutions.

Running times

Doors 6pm
DJ Sets 6.30pm
Symphonic Sounds of Back to Basics 8pm
Event ends 10.15pm

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Additional information
Suitable for ages 14+. Under 16s to be accompanied by an adult.
Standing tickets only.

Concessions available
Leeds Card, Breezecard, Opera North Friends, Patrons and Associates



“…stunning… took dance music to another level.”
Yorkshire Evening Post

“Immense combined skill, fantastic voices and bloody brilliant sound.”
Culture Vulture

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