CBSO Centre

CBSO Centre
Berkley Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 2LF

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CBSO 2016/17 Notelets: Music To Move To

A toddler-friendly mini-concert, in which you're encouraged to get up and dance. Babies under nine months don't need a ticket.

Celebrating Three Masters

Ryan Wigglesworth conducts the orchestra, with soprano Claire Booth, to perform Oliver Knussen's Songs Without Voices and Four Late Poems And An Epigram Of Rainer Maria Rilke, a new work by Colin Matthews and Birtwistle's Secret Theatre.

Sat 10 Jun 2017

£15 (£5; Children £1) / 0121 767 4050

Families@4

For ages 7+ BCMG presents a relaxed, hour-long, late-afternoon concert for the whole family exploring a sparkling collection of short pieces by composers Elliott Carter, Helen Grime and Pierre Boulez. Each piece is composed for a different colourful combination of instruments - meet the musicians and learn about the…

Sun 5 Mar 2017

£5 / 0121 767 4050

Families@4

For ages 7+ Get close to our musicians and listen to beautiful music performed by BCMG. BCMG presents a relaxed, hour-long, late-afternoon concert for the whole family exploring Secret Theatre by composer Harrison Birtwistle. What do you imagine the instruments are saying and what mood do you think they are in? Come and…

Sat 10 Jun 2017

£5 / 0121 767 4050

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Jonathan Silk's Fragment

Drummer and composer Jonathan Silk – dubbed ‘ One To Watch ’ by Jazzwise magazine – leads his dynamic big band expanded to include an 13 piece string section. His original compositions draw on strong influences from mentors and world renowned composers Maria Schneider and Vince Mendoza, along with contemporary New York…

Fri 9 Dec

£12.50 / 0121 767 4050

Music Maze

Music Maze is a series of fun, creative, participatory workshops 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 January's Music Maze the young people will be…

Sun 15 Jan 2017

Free / 0121 767 4050

Neil Cowley Trio - Spacebound Apes

Spacebound Apes, a delectable inspiring story woven together with some of the most breathtaking music that pianist/composer Neil Cowley has created.

Sat 4 Mar 2017

£15 / 0121 767 4050

Oliver Knussen Conducts Grime

Oliver Knussen conducts a performance of Elliot Carter's Homage For 4 - Homage To William, Pierre Boulez's Derive 1, Peter Maxwell Davies's Unbroken Circle, Helen Grimes Piano Concerto and A Cold Spring and Elliot Carter's Triple Duo.

Sun 5 Mar 2017

£15 (£5; Children £1) / 0121 767 4050

Sound Investment 25th Anniversary Concert

The 25th anniversary of the musical platform, celebrating the scheme's achievements with the Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, with new and recent works by Zoe Martlew, Francisco Coll and Richard Baker.

Sat 10 Dec

£15 (£5; Children £1) / 0121 767 4050

Soweto Kinch - NONAGRAM

Multi award-winning saxophonist, MC composer and broadcaster Soweto Kinch leads his quartet through music from his new album NONAGRAM. The album concept revolves around a nine-sided wheel or nonagon with each musical point along the wheel explores a feature of different numbers or shapes. Jazzlines are delighted to…

Sat 6 May 2017

£15 / 0121 767 4050

Zigzag Ensemble

Zigzag Ensemble is an exciting creative ensemble for those who play a musical instrument and read a little 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 workshops…

Sun 15 Jan 2017

Free / 0121 767 4050

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