Birmingham Chamber Orchestra rehearses in Symphony Hall

Birmingham Chamber Orchestra at Symphony Hall

A photograph from Saturday afternoon — Birmingham Chamber Orchestra rehearses with Mark Saberton, Derek Wroughton, and massed university choirs.

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Birmingham Chamber Orchestra in Symphony Hall

Birmingham Chamber Orchestra, Symphony Hall

We are proud to announce Birmingham Chamber Orchestra’s first performance in one of the great concert halls – Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

Saturday 9 March 2013 at 1900
Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Brahms: Ein deutsches Requiem op.45

As part of the twenty-fifth Annual Cathedrals’ Group Choir Festival, the Orchestra’s first performance in Symphony Hall, Birmingham. Brahms’s remarkable German Requiem a work of huge eloquence, emotional honesty, for all people in every time.

This event is promoted by Newman University College.

Caroline Lester, soprano
Mark Saberton, baritone
Derek Wroughton, conductor

More details and tickets at: http://birminghamchamberorchestra.com/concerts.html

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Birmingham Chamber Orchestra in 2013

Birmingham Chamber Orchestra word cloud
An exciting New Year for Birmingham Chamber Orchestra, including a first performance in Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

More details at: http://birminghamchamberorchestra.com/concerts.html

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Beethoven, Dvořák, and York with the Halesowen Orchestra

DvorakSaturday 8 December 2012 at 1930
Cornbow Hall, Halesowen

Dvořák: The Golden Spinning Wheel
Barbara York: Concerto for Tuba – first European performance
Beethoven: Two Romances
Beethoven: Symphony no.5

Halesowen Orchestra
Alycia Jewes, violin
Robert Payne, tuba
Martin Leigh, conductor

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Verdi, Wagner, and Tchaikovsky

Pyotr Ilych TchaikovskySaturday 24 November 2012 at 1930
Shirley Methodist Church

Verdi: Aïda, Grand March and Ballabile
Wagner (orch. Mottl and Wagner): ‘Wesendonck’ Lieder
Tchaikovsky: Symphony no.4

Solihull Symphony Orchestra
Caroline Lester, soprano
Martin Leigh, conductor

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Alexandra Wood plays Brahms’s violin concerto

Saturday 20 October at 1500
Artrix, Bromsgrove

Brahms: Violin Concerto
Dvořák: Symphony no.6

Birmingham Chamber Orchestra
Alexandra Wood, violin
Martin Leigh, conductor

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Alexandra Wood
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Tickets available online here.


Excellent Development: Star Ya Thange Sand Dam

Excellent DevelopmentPlease support Excellent Development’s appeal at justgiving.com. The Star Ya Thange Sand Dam is a wonderful cause, enabling a Kenyan community to help itself.

You can read more about Excellent Development at:

www.excellentdevelopment.com

You can donate to the appeal by visiting:

www.justgiving.com


Borodin and Dvořák with the Halesowen Orchestra

Saturday 14 July 2012 at 1930Alexander Porfiryevich Borodin
Cornbow Hall, Halesowen

Glinka: Overture ‘Russlan and Ludmilla’
Dvořák: ‘Cello Concerto op.104
Borodin: Symphony no.2

Halesowen Orchestra
Philip Handy, ‘cello
Martin Leigh, conductor

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‘The Four Temperaments’

Saturday 30 June 2012 at 1930
Shirley Methodist Church

Thomas: King Fergus and the Magic Shoes
Barber: Violin Concerto
Strauss: Serenade op.7 in E flat
Nielsen: Symphony no.2 op.16 ‘The Four Temperaments’

Solihull Symphony Orchestra
Amy Littlewood, violin
Martin Leigh, conductor

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