Passionate about great choral music

Singing in Symphony Hall

Singing in Symphony Hall

Great Choral Music

We are delighted to bring you wonderful choral concerts in Birmingham’s magnificent Symphony Hall, in the fabulous new Elgar Concert Hall at the University of Birmingham and at Tewkesbury Abbey over the next few months.

Our next concert

Saturday 17th December at 7.30 pm, Symphony Hall

Christmas Classics with Kevin Whately

Want a choir for your wedding, party or other event?

We can provide a choir for weddings, parties or other occasions. Voices from the City of Birmingham Choir have been enthusiastically received at a wide range of events. A choir of between 10 and 30 singers can perform serious or more light-hearted songs to suit the mood. Read MORE.

Mahler 8 - BPO@75

Mahler 8 – BPO@75

A friendly choir that loves singing.

A friendly choir that loves singing.

The 2015-2016 season comprised:
Fright Night Classics with the CBSO – 31st October
Spectacular Classics – 14th November (twice)
Handel’s Messiah with the CBSO – 4th December
Christmas with Aled Jones – 19th December
Mahler’s 8th Symphony – 6th March
Karl Jenkins’ Requiem – 7th May
Folk Songs and Finzi – 3rd July

Our inspirational music director is Adrian Lucas.

a truly splendid choir with everyone palpably performing to their utmost — Birmingham Post, December 2014

Latest news…

Kevin Whately joins the City Choir for Christmas Classics

3rd December 2016, by Mark Lawrence
Kevin Whately

Kevin Whately

Actor Kevin Whately, famous for his role as TV detective, Lewis, is the special guest reader of our Christmas Classics concert. Come along to Symphony Hall on Saturday 17th December for a festive feast of music for Christmas-tide. With the City Choir under its conductor Adrian Lucas will be the London Concert Orchestra, soloist Julia Doyle and trumpeters from the Band of the Queen’s Division.
Buy your tickets now – we look forward to seeing you.

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Join us…

A choir of 140 singers, we are always looking for new members to join us. We’re a friendly choir with high standards of performance, rehearsing on Tuesdays in central Birmingham from 6.30 to 8.30pm. Read MORE.

World Première Performance

Last year, we were delighted to perform the world première of our composer-in-residence, John Barber’s, The Rain Queen. Read MORE.

Paris Tour 2015 - Notre Dame, Sunday am

Paris Tour 2015 – Notre Dame, Sunday am