City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

CBSO players appeal to audience for support

CBSO players appeal to audience for support

Players from the CBSO are writing personally to thousands of regular concertgoers to ask for their help in maintaining the orchestra’s world-class excellence despite a 24% cut in public funding.

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TV and Advert Classics

TV and Advert Classics

Ever heard something good on the telly and wondered where it came from? The answer’s probably here as Michael Seal and the CBSO present a whole evening of musical channel-surfing.

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Romantic Journeys

Romantic Journeys

Capture the sea air with watery works by Sibelius and Debussy and sit back and relax as Ryan Wigglesworth demonstrates his formidable talents not only as conductor but as virtuoso pianist and composer as well.

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CBSO 2014-15 Season brochure

CBSO 2014-15 Season brochure

Explore CBSO performances Sep 2014 - July 2015, from Beethoven to Queen.






CBSO 2014-15 Season brochure



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Next Concerts

2.15pmThursday 18th September

BEETHOVEN WEEK: THE FIFTH SYMPHONY

Symphony Hall, Birmingham. +44 (0)121 345 0600

Nelsons

Beethoven Cycle: Symphonies 4 & 5

"Thus Fate knocks at the door!" Everyone's heard the first four notes of Beethoven's Fifth Symphony, but if that's all you've heard, you're in for a thrilling surprise, as Andris...

7.00pmSaturday 20th September

BEETHOVEN WEEK: THE PASTORAL

Symphony Hall, Birmingham. +44 (0)121 345 0600

Nelsons

Beethoven Cycle: Symphonies 6 & 7

From spring-fresh opening to serene finish, there's no experience in music more life-affirming than Beethoven's lovely Pastoral Symphony. And there's none more gloriously, exuberantly, physical than his unstoppable Seventh -...

7.00pmSunday 21st September

BEETHOVEN WEEK: THE CHORAL SYMPHONY

Symphony Hall, Birmingham. +44 (0)121 345 0600

Nelsons, Dasch, Braun, Johnson, Mlinde, CBSO Chorus

Beethoven Cycle: Symphonies 8 & 9

Beethoven's Ninth Symphony is the summit of any Beethoven cycle - and some might say, the whole of classical music. But there's a lifetime of experience to live through before...