Haydn And Bizet.

Haydn and Bizet

Not every oboist is described as “larger than life” – but then not every oboist, like François Leleux, is also a brilliantly …

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Sounds Of The Sea 2.

Sounds of the Sea


All aboard! Captain Tom Redmond and the amazing City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra set sail on an ocean-going adventure...

Symphony Hall, Birmingham
Tchaikovskys Fifth.

Tchaikovsky's Fifth

“With desire and passion,” wrote Tchaikovsky on the score of his Fifth Symphony – but then, everything about this concert is powered …

Symphony Hall, Birmingham
Faithful Journey.

Faithful Journey

Roxanna Panufnik pays tribute to Poland's turbulent last 100 years with a magnificent new choral work...

Symphony Hall, Birmingham
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Support Us: Youth Bursaries

The CBSO’s four youth ensembles provide children and young people with unparalleled opportunities - support us in inspiring the next generation of young musicians...

Baltic Way.

Baltic Way

Our 2018-19 concert season celebrates the independence of the Baltic States with music from Latvia, Estonia and Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla's native Lithuania.

Christmas Swing.

Celebrate Christmas with the CBSO

From Christmas Crackers for children, to an evening of Christmas Swing with your favourite festive hits, and a Christmas carol sing-along with presenters Matt Baker and Alan Titchmarsh, celebrate Christmas in style!

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Meet the Orchestra

Meet the people behind the music - find out more about the CBSO's world-class musicians.

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