Passionate about great choral music
Welcome to our wonderful choral concerts in Birmingham’s magnificent Symphony Hall and in historic Town Hall. We are also looking forward to our centenary in 2021. Our inspirational music director is Adrian Lucas.
stunningly accomplished performance by Adrian Lucas and the City of Birmingham Choir (performance of James MacMillan’s Seven Last Words From the Cross)
A delightful evening of Christmas music – traditional favourites and newer items from the City of Birmingham Choir and the London Concert Orchestra with baritone soloist William Dazeley and our conductor, Adrian Lucas.
Bach’s St John Passion
Tewkesbury Abbey, Saturday 6th April 2019 at 7 pm
Royal Festival Hall, London, Friday 10th May 2019 at 7:30 pm
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Hear us on disc
Our new recording of Mahler’s 2nd Symphony transcribed for organ by David Briggs was described as ‘riveting’ on BBC Radio 3’s Record Review.
A choir of 130 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.
Herald the Christmas season with a wonderful concert of seasonal classics and glorious carols from the London Concert Orchestra and the City of Birmingham Choir. Following on from our recent tremendous performances of Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius and Handel’s Messiah, we turn our voices to a delightful selection of traditional Christmas favourites and some newer arrangements and compositions in a seasonal mix of sacred and secular. Christmas Classics is at Symphony Hall on Friday 21st December at 7.30 pm. You can order your tickets online or call 0121 780 3333 or visit the Box Office in person.
World Première Performance
We were delighted to perform the world première of our composer-in-residence, John Barber’s, The Rain Queen. Read MORE