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Spectacular Classics, Symphony Hall, 22nd November 2014

22nd November 2014, by Mark Lawrence

spectacular classics

Saturday, 22nd November 2014 at 7:30pm; Symphony Hall, Broad Street
Birmingham B1 2EA.

Great classics, dazzling lasers and special effects, including a stunning 1812 Overture finale complete with cannon effects and indoor fireworks.

Two performances: 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm.

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
City of Birmingham Choir

Programme includes:
Ravel Bolero
Prokofiev Dance of Nights
Orff O Fortuna Carmina Burana
Delibes Prelude
Delibes Mazurka Coppélia
Verdi Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves
Verdi Force of Destiny Overture
Williams The Lark Ascending
Bizet Duet from The Pearl Fishers
Elgar Nimrod from Enigma Variations
Rossini Largo al Factotum
Handel Zadok the Priest
Tchaikovsky Finale, Swan Lake

Tickets online or from 0121 345 0603
£16.50, £18.50, £24.50, £31.50, £38.50, £42.50 plus transaction fee*
* £3 transaction fee, plus £1 (optional) postage, will be charged on all bookings except purchases made in person at the Town Hall or Symphony Hall Box office.

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Spectacular Classics, Symphony Hall, 22nd November 2014

22nd November 2014, by Mark Lawrence

spectacular classics

Saturday, 22nd November 2014 at 2:30pm; Symphony Hall, Broad Street
Birmingham B1 2EA.

Great classics, dazzling lasers and special effects, including a stunning 1812 Overture finale complete with cannon effects and indoor fireworks.

Two performances: 2:30 pm and 7:30 pm.

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
City of Birmingham Choir

Programme includes:
Ravel Bolero
Prokofiev Dance of Nights
Orff O Fortuna Carmina Burana
Delibes Prelude
Delibes Mazurka Coppélia
Verdi Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves
Verdi Force of Destiny Overture
Williams The Lark Ascending
Bizet Duet from The Pearl Fishers
Elgar Nimrod from Enigma Variations
Rossini Largo al Factotum
Handel Zadok the Priest
Tchaikovsky Finale, Swan Lake

Tickets online or from 0121 345 0603
£16.50, £18.50, £24.50, £31.50, £38.50, £42.50 plus transaction fee*
* £3 transaction fee, plus £1 (optional) postage, will be charged on all bookings except purchases made in person at the Town Hall or Symphony Hall Box office.

A Raymond Gubbay promotion.

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Karl Jenkins conducts The Armed Man, Symphony Hall, 2nd November 2013

2nd November 2013, by Mark Lawrence

Saturday, 2nd November 2013 at 7:30pm; Symphony Hall, Broad Street
Birmingham B1 2EA.

Or book by telephone on 0121 345 0603

Karl Jenkins conducts the City of Birmingham Choir in a new programme celebrating his most popular and highly acclaimed works including Palladio, Passacaglia and The Armed Man, along with favourite excerpts from Requiem, The Peacemakers and Stabat Mater.

Manchester Concert Orchestra
Karl Jenkins conductor
City of Birmingham Choir

Tickets: £14.50, £17.50, £23.50, £27.50, £33.50, £37.50 plus transaction fee*

(*THSH’s booking fee: Please note that a £2.50 transaction fee, plus £1 (optional) postage, will be charged on all bookings except purchases made in person at the Town Hall or Symphony Hall Box office.)

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Beethoven’s 9th, Symphony Hall

30th December 2012, by Mark Lawrence

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the City of Birmingham Choir perform an unmissable all-Beethoven programme featuring the monumental Choral symphony with its climactic Ode to Joy.

The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
City of Birmingham Choir

Julia Sporsén – soprano
Julia Riley – mezzo–soprano
Joshua Ellicott – tenor
Duncan Rock – baritone
Danny Driver – piano
Christopher Warren–Green – conductor

Beethoven: Symphony No 9 Choral
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No 5 Emperor

A Raymond Gubbay promotion.

Sunday, 30th December 2012 at 7:30pm; Symphony Hall, Broad Street
Birmingham B1 2EA.

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Spectacular Classics, Symphony Hall

1st December 2012, by Mark Lawrence

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
City of Birmingham Choir

John Rigby – conductor
Sarah Redgwick – soprano
Philip O’Brien – tenor

An evening of the world’s most popular classical music with a fantastic orchestra and stunning soloists in one superb programme. Featuring Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture with thundering canons and dazzling pyrotechnics.

Programme includes;
Ravel: Bolero
Sousa: Stars and Stripes Forever
Wagner: Prelude to Act III Lohengrin
Denza: Funiculi, funicula
Handel: Hallelujah Chorus
Tchaikovsky: Sleeping Beauty Waltz
Verdi: Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves
Puccini: O soave fanciulla La Boheme
Bizet: March of the Toreadors from Carmen
Verdi: Brindisi La Traviata
Verdi: Grand March from Aida
Mascagni: Intermezzo Cavalleria Rusticana

Plus Nessun Dorma, Hornpipe, Rule Britannia! and Land of Hope and Glory.

A Raymond Gubbay promotion.

Saturday, 1st December 2012 at 7:30pm; Symphony Hall, Broad Street
Birmingham B1 2EA.

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Grand Organ Gala, Symphony Hall, 2nd November 2012

2nd November 2012, by Jill Taylor, Marketing Manager

Witness the power and majesty of the king of instruments in a special organ concert featuring the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the City of Birmingham Choir with organist Stephen Disley.

A Raymond Gubbay promotion.

Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Gareth Hancock – conductor
City of Birmingham Choir
Julia Sporsén – soprano
Stephen Disley – organ

Bach: Toccata and Fugue
Walton: Crown Imperial
Saint-Saëns: Symphony No 3 Organ Symphony
R Strauss: Sunrise from Also sprach Zarathustra
Handel: Zadok the Priest, Hallelujah Chorus
Faure: Pie Jesu from Requiem
Bach: Ave Maria
Mascagini: Easter Hymn, Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana
Elgar: Pomp and Circumstance March No 1

Friday, 2nd November 2012 at 7:30pm; Symphony Hall, Broad Street
Birmingham B1 2EA.

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Classical Spectactular, National Indoor Arena, 3rd December 2011

3rd December 2011, by Naomi Green, Ticket Secretary

Saturday, 3rd December 2011 at 7:30pm; National Indoor Arena, Birmingham.

We will once again be joining the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra at the Classical Spectacular.

Seen by over 2 million people around the world, Classical Spectacular returns in December following a sensational performance at the NIA last year. Featuring incredible lights, lasers,fireworks and special effects that make Classical Spectacular such as a unique experience, thrill to the sound of the world’s favourite classical music performed by a huge cast of 250 performers.

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Classical Spectacular, National Indoor Arena, 4th December 2010

4th December 2010, by Matthew Somerville

Saturday, 4th December 2010 at 7:30pm; National Indoor Arena, Birmingham.

A Raymond Gubbay promotion. Seen by over 2 million people around the world, Classical Spectacular features a state of the art lighting rig complete with a stunning light and laser display. A combined cast of over 200 musicians perform a superb programme of some of the world’s best loved classical music.

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