CBSO Centre

CBSO Centre
Berkley Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 2LF
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Brahms Piano Quintet

FEATURING Robert Markham - Piano Kate Suthers, Moritz Pfister - Violins Adam Romer - Viola Hetty Snell - Cello PROGRAMME Brahms Piano Quintet in F minor, Op. 34 Johannes Brahms wasn't always an old master with a big beard. He poured all his youthful heartbreak into his mighty Piano Quintet, and the result is a masterpiece…

Fri 27 Apr 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

CBSO Baroque Ensemble

CBSO Baroque Ensemble performs works from the baroque era.

Fri 26 Jan 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

CBSO Folktone Band

Four Season Project - folk meets classics

Fri 22 Jun 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

CBSO String Ensemble

Violinists Kate Suthers, Moritz Pfister, Caroline Simon and Gabriel Dyker, violists Adam Romer and Amy Thomas and cellists Hetty Snell and Helen Elgar perform Schubert's Quartettsatz In C Minor, Gade's Octet In F and Shostakovich's Two Pieces For String Octet.

Fri 12 Jan 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

Cello Divas!

If any instrument has star quality, it's the cello - and when a whole team of them come together, the glamour is off the scale! Back by popular demand, the CBSO Cellos discover their inner diva in favourite opera arias and showstoppers by Lehar, Gershwin and Rodgers & Hammerstein. Lavishly arranged and sung in…

Thu 7 Jun 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:30

Christmas Crackers

CBSO Brass Ensemble performs bite-size festive tunes for the little ones.

Fri 8 Dec

£8 / 0121 767 4050

  • 11:00
  • 13:30

Sat 9 Dec

£8 / 0121 767 4050

  • 11:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:30

City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra: Strauss And Schoenberg

The orchestra performs Richard Strauss's Sextet from Capriccio and then six CBSO players take centre stage to perform Schoenberg's intense Verklarte Night.

Fri 4 May 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

Dementia Friendly Performance

Violinists Jane Wright and David Gregory, violist Catherine Bower and cellist Jackie Tyler performs works by Scott Joplin, Mozart, Dvorak and Gershwin.

Sun 17 Dec

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 14:00

The Jet Whistle

Flautist Veronika Klirova, clarinettist Oliver Janes, violinists Colette Overdijk and Kirsty Lovie, violist Catherine Bower and cellist Eduardo Vassallo performs Villa Lobos's The Jet Whistle, Roussel's Trio For Flute, Viola And Cello, Jolivet's Chant De Linos and Ravel's Introduction And Allegro.

Thu 8 Mar 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

Magical Mysteries

CBSO's 10-piece mini-orchestra performs magical songs and stories for little ones.

Fri 9 Mar 2018

£8 / 0121 767 4050

  • 11:00
  • 13:30

Sat 10 Mar 2018

£8 / 0121 767 4050

  • 11:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:30

Mozart Concerto For Flute And Harp

Flautist Marie-Catherine Zupancic and others performs Mozart's Concerto For Flute And Harp and Villa-Lobos's Quintet For Flute, Harp And String Trio.

Fri 1 Dec

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

Mozart's Horn Quintet

FEATURING Mark Phillips - Horn Charlotte Skinner - Violin Catherine Bower, Amy Thomas - Violas Catherine Ardagh-Walter - Cello PROGRAMME Beethoven String Trio in C minor, Op. 9 no 3 Mozart Horn Quintet Mozart liked to banter with his friend, the horn player Joseph Leutgeb - but that didn't stop him writing a Horn Quintet…

Fri 18 May 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

Music Maze

Music Maze is a series of fun, creative, participatory workshops for children aged 8-11, led by BCMG Director of Learning Nancy Evans and the learning team alongside BCMG musicians. Most workshops are linked to performances by BCMG. Children do not need to play a musical instrument to take part. In October's Music Maze we…

Sat 28 Oct

Free / 0121 767 4050

  • 10:00 – 14:30

Quartet For Cor Anglais And Strings

A range of musicians, including harpist Katherine Thomas and violinist Jane Wright, performs Francaix's Quartet For Cor Anglais And Strings, Bax's In Memoriam, Pasculli's Hommage A Bellini and Ibert's Trio For Violin, Cello and Harp.

Thu 1 Mar 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

Schubert's Trout Quintet

FEATURING Robert Markham - Piano Jonathan Martindale - Violin Christopher Yates - Viola Kate Setterfield - Cello Anthony Alcock - Double Bass PROGRAMME Bridge Phantasie Trio Schubert Trout Quintet If chamber music really is "the music of friends", here's the piece that proves it beyond all doubt: Schubert's Trout Quintet…

Fri 20 Apr 2018

£10 / 0121 767 4050

  • 13:10

Traditional Tales

FEATURING Catherine Arlidge - Presenter CBSO String Ensemble Here at CBSO Centre, we welcome all ages. And we know that when it comes to singing, dancing and generally making themselves heard, toddlers are already star performers! This toddler-friendly mini-concert features the CBSO string section and lots of storytime…

Fri 8 Jun 2018

£8 / 0121 767 4050

  • 11:00
  • 13:30

Sat 9 Jun 2018

£8 / 0121 767 4050

  • 11:00
  • 13:30
  • 15:30

Zigzag Ensemble

Zigzag Ensemble is an exciting creative ensemble for participants aged 12-18, who play a musical instrument and read a bit of music notation, led by composer/bassist Ben Markland alongside BCMG musicians. In the workshops participants create pieces from scratch inspired by music featured in upcoming BCMG concerts. Zigzag…

Sat 28 Oct

Free / 0121 767 4050

  • 10:00 – 14:30

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