Earlier this month, the CBSO landed in Germany to perform 6 British music concerts across 4 venues: Konzerthaus Dortmund, Kölner Philharmonie, Festspielhaus and a residency at Hamburg's brand-new concert hall, the Elbphilharmonie. We were joined by our fabulous Chorus in Konzerthaus Dortmund, and Hamburg's Elbphilharmonie.
The concerts were wonderfully received - we've compiled a roundup of the tour highlights, as well as press and social media feedback to give you a taste of what went on!
Post-Brexit Britten? The CBSO's guide to touring
The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra has just returned from touring an all-British programme in Germany - possibly its last tour as a member of the EU. From new repertoire to cold beer, its chief executive offers his 10 post-Brexit touring tips
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"The CBSO, led by its Lithuanian chief conductor Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla, as friendly as energetic, created clear structures in the infinite melodic stream: a clear separation of registers, pretty phrasing and rhythmic rigor" - Kolner Stadt-Anzeiger