Calendar

21 Aug 2016 | 11.00am

Raminta Šerkšnytė: De Profundis for String Orchestra
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"

Chamber Orchestra of Europe
KKL Luzern, Concert Hall, Lucerne, Switzerland


26 Aug 2016 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Magic Flute Overture
Abrahamsen: "Let Me Tell You"
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Barbara Hannigan, soprano
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


27 Aug 2016 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Magic Flute Overture
Abrahamsen: "Let Me Tell You"
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Barbara Hannigan, soprano
Royal Albert Hall, London, England


16 Sep 2016

Raminta Šerkšnytė: "De Profundis"
Kakhidze: Brotherhood

Chamber Orchestra of Lithuania
Klaipedos, Lithuania


26 Sep 2016 | 7.30pm

Raminta Šerkšnytė: "Fires"
Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 3
Berlioz: Symphony Fantastique

Juilliard Orchestra
Llewellyn Sanchez-Werner, piano
Alice Tully Hall, New York


21 Oct 2016 | 7.00pm

Szymanovski: Love Songs of Hafiz
Bruckner: Symphony No. 6

Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra
Jenni Lättilä, mezzo-soprano
Helsinki Musik Center, Helsinki, Finland


26 Oct 2016 | 8.00pm

Weinberg Suite: No. 4
Haydn: Le Matin
Mozart: Violin Concerto No. 5
Shostakovich: Symphony No. 1

Philharmonisches Orchester Heidelberg
Lena Neudauer
Stadthalle, Heidelberg, Germany


16 Nov 2016 | 7.30pm

Raminta Šerkšnytė: "Fires"
Haydn: Le Matin
Mahler: Symphony No. 1

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


4 Dec 2016 | 7.00pm

Mozart: Idomeneo (Premiere)

Salzburger Landestheater
Landestheater, Salzburg, Austria


9 Dec 2016 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Idomeneo

Salzburger Landestheater
Landestheater, Salzburg, Austria


15 Dec 2016 | 7.30pm

Haydn: Symphony No. 31 "Hornsignal"
Kakhidze: Brotherhood
Eötvös: Da Capo
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6

Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg
Milan Radic, viola; Onutė Gražinytė, piano
Stiftung Mozarteum, Salzburg, Austria


22 Dec 2016 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Idomeneo

Salzburger Landestheater
Landestheater, Salzburg, Austria


29 Dec 2016 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Idomeneo

Salzburger Landestheater
Landestheater, Salzburg, Austria


31 Dec 2016 | 7.00pm

New Year's Eve concert

Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg
Großes Festspielhaus, Salzburg, Austria


3 Jan 2017 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Idomeneo

Salzburger Landestheater
Landestheater, Salzburg, Austria


25 Jan 2017 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Idomeneo

Salzburger Landestheater
Landestheater, Salzburg, Austria


29 Jan 2017 | 3.00pm

Mozart: Idomeneo

Salzburger Landestheater
Landestheater, Salzburg, Austria


29 Jan 2017 | 3.00pm

Haydn: Symphony No. 31 "Hornsignal"
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27, KV595
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


30 Jan 2017 | 11.30am

KS3: A Journey Across the Western World
(School Concert)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rachel Leach, Presenter
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


30 Jan 2017 | 1.30pm

KS3: A Journey Across the Western World
(School Concert)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rachel Leach, Presenter
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


31 Jan 2017 | 11.30am

KS3: A Journey Across the Western World
(School Concert)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rachel Leach, Presenter
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


31 Jan 2017 | 1.00pm

KS3: A Journey Across the Western World
(School Concert)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rachel Leach, Presenter
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


2 Feb 2017 | 2.15pm

Haydn: Symphony No. 31 "Hornsignal"
Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 27, KV595
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Francesco Piemontesi, Piano
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


26 Feb 2017 | 7.00pm

Puccini: La Bohème

Salzburger Landestheater
Haus für Mozart, Salzburg, Austria


28 Feb 2017 | 7.00pm

Puccini: La Bohème

Salzburger Landestheater
Haus für Mozart, Salzburg, Austria


1 Mar 2017 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Idomeneo

Salzburger Landestheater
Landestheater, Salzburg, Austria


11 Mar 2017 | 7.00pm

Puccini: La Bohème

Salzburger Landestheater
Haus für Mozart, Salzburg, Austria


31 Mar 2017 | 8.00pm

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21, KV 491
Haydn: Symphony No. 31 "Hornsignal"

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles


1 Apr 2017 | 8.00pm

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21, KV 491
Haas: Concerto Grosso
Haydn: Symphony No. 31 "Hornsignal"

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles


2 Apr 2017 | 2.00pm

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 21, KV 491
Haas: Concerto Grosso
Haydn: Symphony No. 31 "Hornsignal"

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Stephen Kovacevich, piano
Walt Disney Concert Hall, Los Angeles


4 Apr 2017 | 7.30pm

Wagner: Prelude to Act I of Tristan and Isolde
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Serksnyte: Fires
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Musikverein, Vienna


6 Apr 2017 | 2.15pm

Weinberg: Golden Key Suite No. 4
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 3

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Oliver James, clarinet
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


8 Apr 2017 | 7.00pm

Weinberg: Golden Key Suite No. 4
Copland: Clarinet Concerto
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 3

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Oliver Janes, clarinet
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


19 May 2017 | 7.30pm

Kutavičius: Die Tore von Jerusalem

Salzburger Landestheater
Kollegienkirche, Salzburg, Austria


24 May 2017 | 7.30pm

Kutavičius: Die Tore von Jerusalem

Salzburger Landestheater
Kollegienkirche, Salzburg, Austria


28 May 2017 | 6.00pm

Kutavičius: Die Tore von Jerusalem

Salzburger Landestheater
Kollegienkirche, Salzburg, Austria


14 Jun 2017 | 7.30pm

Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947)
Tippett: Piano Concerto
Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Steven Osborne, Piano
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


17 Jun 2017 | 7.30pm

Jorg Widmann: Viola Concerto
Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5



CBSO
Antoine Tamestit, viola
Snape Maltings, Aldenburgh, UK


18 Jun 2017 | 2.00pm

Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A Minor
Stravinsky: Petroushka

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Trio Isimsiz
Snape Maltings, Aldenburgh


24 Jun 2017 | 5.00pm

Mozart: Idomeneo (concert version)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


30 Jun 2017 | 8.00pm

Weinberg: Rhapsody
Prokofiev: Classical Symphony
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1

Orchester der Komische Oper
Gabriela Montero, piano
Komische Oper, Berlin, Germany


5 Jul 2017 | 7.30pm

Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Stravinsky: Petrushka

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jan Lisiecki, piano
Cheltenham Town Hall, Cheltenham, England


7 Jul 2017 | 8.00pm

Silvestrov: The Messenger
Tchaikovsky Piano Concerto No. 1
Stravinsky Pétrouchka (1947 revision)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Herbert Schuch, piano
Bad Kissingen, Germany


8 Jul 2017 | 7.00pm

Debussy: Prélude à l'Après-midi d'un faune
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1
Stravinsky: Pétrouchka (1947 revision)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Gabriela Montero, piano
Kurhaus, Wiesbaden, Germany


9 Jul 2017 | 7.30pm

Silvestrov: The Messenger
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Stravinsky: Pétrouchka (1947 revision)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jan Lisiecki, Piano
Theater Festsaal, Ingolstadt, Germany


10 Jul 2017 | 8.00pm

Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Stravinsky: Petrushka (1947 revision)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jan Lisiecki, piano
Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg, Germany


23 Jul 2017 | 11.00am

Works by Bruckner, Mozart, Schubert

Mozarteum Orchestra Salzburg
Estonian Philharmonic Chamber Choir
Christiane Karg, Martin Mitterrutzner, Michael Nagy
Stiftung Mozarteum - Grosser Saal, Salzburger Festival
Salzburg, Austria


1 Aug 2017 | 8.00pm

Debussy: Prelude a l'Apres Midi d'un Faune
Tchaikovsky: Piano Concerto No. 1
Sibelius: Scene with Crane
Sibelius: Valse Triste
Debussy: la Mer

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Beatrice Rana, piano
Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California


20 Aug 2017 | 7.00pm

Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
Stravinsky: Violin Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Leila Josefowicz, violin
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, England


21 Aug 2017 | 7.30pm

Beethoven: Leonore Overture No. 3
Stravinsky: Violin Concerto
Gerald Barry: Canada (BBC Commission: World Premiere)
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Leila Josefowicz, violin; Allan Clayton, tenor
Royal Albert Hall, London, England


31 Aug 2017 | 8.00pm

Vasks:Cantabile
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 3

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Gautier Capucon, cello
National Concert Hall, Dublin


3 Sep 2017 | 6.30pm

Vasks: Cantabile for string orchestra
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Rachmaninov: Symphony No. 3

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Gautier Capuçon, cello
KKL, Lucerne, Switzerland


21 Sep 2017 | 7.30pm

Haydn: The Creation

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
CBSO Chorus; Lydia Teuscher, soprano; Thomas Hobbs, tenor; Matthew Brook, baritone
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


23 Sep 2017 | 7.00pm

Haydn: The Creation

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
CBSO Chorus; Lydia Teuscher, soprano; Thomas Hobbs, tenor; Matthew Brook, baritone
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


27 Sep 2017 | 7.30pm

Sibelius: Scene with Cranes
Saariaho: "Trans" (UK Premiere) Concerto for Harp and Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Xavier de Maistre
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


28 Sep 2017 | 2.15pm

Sibelius: Scene with Cranes
Mozart: Concerto for Flute and Harp
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Marie-Christine Zupancic, flute; Xavier de Maistre, harp
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


30 Sep 2017 | 7.00pm

Sibelius: The Swan of Tuonela
Saariaho: Trans for Harp and Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Xavier de Maistre
Saffron Walden, Saffron, UK


4 Oct 2017 | 2.15pm

Weber: Overture to der Freischuetz
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Brahms: Symphony No. 1

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jorg Widmann
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


5 Oct 2017 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Widmann: Babylon Suite (UK Premiere)
Brahms: Symphony No. 1

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jorg Widmann
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


6 Oct 2017 | 7.45pm

Mozart: Clarinet Concerto
Brahms: Symphony No. 1

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jorg Widmann
Forum Theatre, Malvern, UK


19 Oct 2017 | 8.00pm

Messiaen: Un Sourire
Weinberg: Violin Concerto
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gidon Kremer, Janai Brugger
Disney Hall, Los Angeles


20 Oct 2017 | 8.00pm

Messiaen: Un Sourire
Weinberg: Violin Concerto
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gidon Kremer, Janai Brugger
Disney Hall, Los Angeles


21 Oct 2017 | 2.00pm

Messiaen: Un Sourire
Weinberg: Violin Concerto
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Gidon Kremer, Janai Brugger
Disney Hall, Los Angeles


29 Oct 2017 | 7.00pm

Debussy: Images
Bizet: Suite No. 1 from Carmen
Bizet: Suite No. 2 from Carmen
De Falla: Suite No. 2 from the Three-Cornered Hat

CBSO Youth Orchestra
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


8 Nov 2017 | 7.30pm

Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1
Tchaikovsky: Highlights from Sleeping Beauty

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Sheku Kanneh-Mason
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


9 Nov 2017 | 7.30pm

Rachmaninov: The Isle of the Dead
Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1
Tchaikovsky: Highlights from Sleeping Beauty

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Sheku Kanneh-Mason
Royal Concert Hall, Nottingham, UK


16 Nov 2017 | 7.30pm

Messiaen: Un Sourire
Elgar: Violin Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Vilde Frang
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


17 Nov 2017 | 8.00pm

Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Messiaen: Un Sourire
Debussy: La Mer

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rafal Blechacz
Warwick Arts Centre, Coventry


19 Nov 2017 | 4.00pm

Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute
Elgar: Violin Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Vilde Frang
Konzerthaus, Dortmund, Germany


21 Nov 2017 | 8.00pm

Mozart: The Overture to the Magic Flute
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rafal Blechacz
Philharmonie am Gasteig, Munich, Germany


22 Nov 2017 | 8.00pm

Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rafal Blechacz
Philharmonie, Cologne, Germany


23 Nov 2017 | 8.00pm

Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Debussy: La Mer

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rafal Blechacz
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Antwerp


25 Nov 2017 | 8.00pm

Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute
Elgar: Violin Concerto
Messiaen: Un Sourire
Debussy: La Mer

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Vilde Frang
Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg


26 Nov 2017 | 8.00pm

Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute
Elgar: Violin Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Vilde Frang
Alte Oper, Frankfurt


27 Nov 2017 | 8.00pm

Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6 "Pastoral"

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rafal Blechacz
Liederhalle, Stuttgart


30 Nov 2017 | 2.15pm

Mozart: Overture to the Magic Flute
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Beethoven: Symphony No. 6
Post-Concert: Britten: A Ceremony of Carols

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rafal Blechacz, piano; CBSO Youth Chorus
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


7 Dec 2017 | 8.00pm

Weinberg: Violin Concerto
Sibelius: Lemminkaeinen Suite

Deutsches Sinfonie Orchester Berlin
Gidon Kremer, Violin
Philharmonie, Berlin


21 Dec 2017 | 8.00pm

Haydn: Symphony No. 7
Vakhtang Kakhidze: "Bruderschaft for Alto, Piano and String Orchestra 
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Orchestre National de Lyon
Alto: TBA; Onute Grazinyte, piano; Lydia Teuscher, soprano,
Auditorium, Lyon, France


21 Dec 2017 | 8.00pm

Haydn: Symphony No. 7
Vakhtang Kakhidze: "Bruderschaft for Alto, Piano and String Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Orchestre National de Lyon
Jean-Pascal Oswald, alto; Onute Grazinyte, piano; Lydia Teuscher, soprano
L'Auditorium de Lyon, Lyon, France


22 Dec 2017 | 8.30pm

Haydn: Symphony No. 7
Vakhtang Kakhidze: "Bruderschaft for Alto, Piano and String Orchestra
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

Orchestre National de Lyon
Jean-Pascal Oswald, alto; Onute Grazinyte, piano; Lydia Teuscher, soprano
Maison de la Culture, Grenoble, France


12 Jan 2018 | 8.00pm

Raminta Serksnyte: "De Profundis"
Sibelius: Violin Concerto
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra



Orchestre Philharmonique de Radio France
Lisa Batiashvili, violin
Auditorium, Maison de la Radio, Paris


17 Jan 2018 | 2.15pm

Haydn: Symphony No. 7 "Le Midi"
Bruch: Scottish Fantasy
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Ning Feng
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


18 Jan 2018 | 7.30pm

Bruch: Scottish Fantasy
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra
Other works to be announced

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Ning Feng
Corn Exchange, Cambridge


19 Jan 2018 | 7.30pm

Sibelius: The Swan of Tuonela, Legend No. 2
Brahms: Violin Concerto
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Ning Feng
Gateshead, Sage, Newcastle, UK


20 Jan 2018 | 7.00pm

Haydn: Symphony No. 7 "Le Midi"
Brahms: Violin Concerto
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Ning Feng
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


8 Feb 2018 | 7.30pm

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major K488
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

The Philadelphia Orchestra
Menahem Pressler, Piano; Janai Brugger, Soprano
Verizon Hall, KImmel Center, Philadelphia


9 Feb 2018 | 2.00pm

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major K488
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

The Philadelphia Orchestra
Menahem Pressler, piano; Janai Burgger, soprano
Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia


10 Feb 2018 | 8.00pm

Mozart: Piano Concerto No. 23 in A Major K488
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

The Philadelphia Orchestra
Menahem Pressler, piano; Janai Brugger, soprano
Verizon Hall, Kimmel Center, Philadelphia


25 Feb 2018 | 11.00am

Olivier Messiaen: Un Sourire
Claude Debussy: Trios Nocturnes
Karol Szymanowski: Des Hafis Liebeslieder op.26
Claude Debussy: La Mer

Mozarteum Orchester Salzburg
Tomasz Zagórski tenor
Grosses Festspielhaus, Salzburg


28 Feb 2018 | 7.00pm

Raminta Serksnyte: "De Profundis"
Vakhtang Kakhidze: "Bruderschaft: for Viola, Piano and String Orchestra
Osvaldas Balakauskas: 5 Songs after Vincas Mykolaitis-Putinas
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra
Milan Radic, viola; Onute Grazinyte, piano; Katowice City Singers Ensemble "Camerata Silesia"
Philharmonic Concert Hall, Warsaw


2 Mar 2018 | 8.00pm

Raminta Serksnyte: "De Profundis"
Vakhtang Kakhidze: "Bruderschaft: for Viola, Piano and String Orchestra
Osvaldas Balakauskas: 5 Songs after Vincas Mykolaitis-Putinas
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

Lithuanian National Symphony Orchestra
Milan Radic, viola; Onute Grazinyte, piano; Katowice City Singers Ensemble "Camerata Silesia"
Konzerthaus, Berlin


11 Mar 2018 | 7.30pm

Opening Concert New Birmingham Conservatoire
Program TBA

Orchestra of Birmingham Conservatoire
New Birmingham Conservatoire, Birmingham


16 Mar 2018 | 7.00pm

Debussy: Children's Corner
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind Instruments
Debussy: La Mer

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolph Buchbinder, piano
City Hall, Sheffield, UK


16 Mar 2018 | 7.00pm

Shostakovich The Limpid Stream: Suite, 16′
Shostakovich Piano Concerto No. 1, 21′
Shostakovich Symphony No. 5, 46′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Anna Vinnitskaya – Piano, Jonathan Holland – Trumpet
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


17 Mar 2018 | 7.00pm

Debussy Festival
Debussy: Prelude a l'Apres Midi d'un Faune
Debussy: Trois Chansons de Charles d'Orleans
Szymanowski: Love Songs of Hafiz No. 5, 7, 8
Debussy: La Demoiselle Elue
Debussy: Nocturnes
Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
CBSO Youth Chorus, Birmingham University Singers Chorus, TBA Soprano; TBA Mezzo
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


18 Mar 2018 | 2.00pm

Debussy Festival - Children's Debussy
Debussy: Children's Corner
Debussy: La boite a Joujoux

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Catherine Alridge, presenter
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


18 Mar 2018 | 6.00pm

Debussy Festival: Modern Debussy
Debussy: Prelude a l'Apres-Midi d'Un Faune
(chamber version of Schoenberg Verein)
Stravinsky: Symphonies of Wind Instruments (1947 revision)
Premiere: TBA
Debussy: Jeux

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
BCMG
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


24 Mar 2018 | 7.00pm

Debussy Festival: Sacred Debussy
Debussy: Danse Sacree et Danse Profonde
Bach: From Orgelbuechlein (Organ)
Messiaen: O Sacrum Convivium
Messiaen: From La Nativite du Seigneur (Organ)
Debussy: Le Martyre de Saint Sebastien


City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


25 Mar 2018 | 2.00pm

Debussy Festival: Exotic Debussy
Debussy: Pagodes (orch Grainger)
Debussy: Preludes (orch Matthews)
Britten: Pas de Six from the Prince of the Pagodas
Takemitsu: Rain Tree
Ravel: Mother Goose Suite (3rd movement)
Debussy: Images (played by CBSO Youth Orchestra)

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


25 Mar 2018 | 6.00pm

Debussy Festival: Natural Debussy
Debussy: Syrinx
Debussy: Printemps
George Benjamin: Ring by the Flat Horizon
Debussy: La Mer

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


29 Mar 2018 | 7.30pm

Narbutaite: La Barca "UK Premiere"
Elgar: Cello Concerto
Mahler: Symphony No. 1

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Johannes Moser, cello
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


2 Apr 2018 | 7.30pm

Wagner: Prelude to Act I of Tristan and Isolde
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Serksnyte: Fires
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Liszt Academy, Budapest


3 Apr 2018 | 7.30pm

Debussy: Prelude a l'Apres Midi d'un Faune
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto K622
Serksnyte: Fires
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jorg Widmann, clarinet
Linz


4 Apr 2018 | 7.30pm

Wagner: Prelude to „Tristan und Isolde"
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Raminta Šerkšnytė: "Fires" for Orchestra
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder
Musikverein, Vienna


5 Apr 2018 | 7.30pm

Elgar: Cello Concerto
Mahler: Symphony No. 4

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Gautier Capucon, cello
Musikverein, Vienna


7 Apr 2018 | 7.30pm

Debussy: Prelude a l'Apres-Midi d'un Faune
Mozart: Clarinet Concerto K622
Wagner: Prelude to Act I of Tristan and Isolde
Debussy: La Mer

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jorg Widmann, clarinet
Kongresshaus, Heidelberg


8 Apr 2018 | 7.30pm

Schumann: Piano Concerto
Serksnyte: Fires
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Kongresshalle, Heidelberg


9 Apr 2018 | 8.15pm

Wagner: Prelude to Act I from Tristan and Isolde
Debussy: La Mer
Serksnyte: Fires
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Tivoli Vredenburg, Utrecht


12 Apr 2018 | 2.15pm

Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Beethoven: Sympony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


14 Apr 2018 | 7.30pm

Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Beethoven: Symphony No. 5

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
St. David's Hall, Cardiff


21 Apr 2018 | 8.00pm

Juozas Naujalis: Svajonė
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Violin Concerto
Joseph Haydn: Symphony Nr. 7 „Le Midi"
Jansug Kakhidze: „Brüderschaft" SoloViola, Piano and Strings

Kurpfälzisches Kammerorchester Mannheim
Frank Stadler, Violin; Milan Radič, Viola Onutė Gražinytė, Piano
Schloss Mannheim, Rittersaal, Mannheim


22 Apr 2018 | 6.00pm

Juozas Naujalis: Svajonė
Felix Mendelssohn Bartholdy: Violin Concerto
Joseph Haydn: Symphony Nr. 7 „Le Midi"
Jansug Kakhidze: „Brüderschaft" for Viola, Piano and Strings

Kurpfaelzisches Kammerorchester
Frank Stadler, Violin; Milan Radič, Viola; Onutė Gražinytė, Piano
Schloss Mannheim, Rittersaal, Mannheim


25 Apr 2018 | 8.00pm

Program TBA

Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
TBA
Die Glocke, Bremen, Germany


26 Apr 2018 | 8.00pm

Program TBA

Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
TBA
Die Glocke, Bremen


26 Apr 2018 | 8.00pm

Program TBA

Kammerphilharmonie Bremen
TBA
Die Glocke, Bremen


4 May 2018 | 8.30pm

Debussy: Préludes
Mozart: Piano Concerto n. 27 K 595
Messiaen: Un sourire
Debussy: La Mer

Orchestra dell’Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Francesco Piemontesi
Audorium Parco della Musica di Roma, Rome, Italy


5 May 2018 | 6.00pm

Debussy: Préludes
Mozart: Piano Concerto n. 27 K 595
Messiaen: Un sourire
Debussy: La Mer

Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Auditorio Parco della Musica di Roma, Rome, Italy


6 May 2018 | 6.00pm

Debussy: Préludes
Mozart: Piano Concerto n. 27 K 595
Messiaen: Un sourire
Debussy: La Mer

Orchestra dell'Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Auditorium Parco della Musica di Roma, Rome


10 May 2018 | 8.00pm

Debussy: A L'apres-mid d'un Faune
Chopin: Piano Concerto Nr. 2
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra

Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale Rai
Jan Lisiecki
L'Auditorium , Torino, Italy


11 May 2018 | 8.00pm

Debussy: A L'Apres-Midi d'un Faune
Chopin: Piano Concerto No. 2
Bartok: Concerto for Orchestra



Orchestra Sinfonica Nazionale Rai
Jan Lisiecki, piano
Auditorium, Torino


18 May 2018 | 8.00pm

Debussy: Prélude à l'après-midi d'un faune
Mussorgsky: Songs and Dances of Death
Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 4

The Met Orchestra
Anita Rachvelishvili, mezzo-soprano
Carnegie Hall, New York


21 May 2018 | 8.15pm

Weinberg: Rhapsody on a Moldavian Theme
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Stravinsky: Firebird

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Concertgebouw, Amsterdam


29 May 2018 | 7.30pm

Serksnyte: Fires
Debussy: La Mer
Mahler: Symphony No. 1

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Colston Hall, Bristol


31 May 2018 | 7.30pm

Boulanger: Psalm 24 "la Terre appartient a l'Eternel"
Boulanger: D'Un Matin de Printemps
Boulanger: Pie Jesu
Boulanger: Psalm 130, du fond de l'abime
Faure: Requiem



City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
CBSO Chorus; CBSO Children's Chorus; Mezzo: TBA; Soprano: TBA
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


23 Jun 2018 | 7.00pm

Debussy: Pelleas et Melisande

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Jacques Imbrailo, Baritone - Peleas; Katja Stuber, Soprano - Melisande; Matthew Best, bass - Arkel, King; Laurent Naouri, bass baritone - Golaud; Dame Felicity Palmer, contralto - Genevieve; CBSO Chorus
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


27 Jun 2018 | 7.30pm

Stravinsky: Funeral Song
Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1
TBC: Lithuanian Folk Song
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


28 Jun 2018 | 2.15pm

Stravinsky: Funeral Song
Shostakovich: Violin Concerto No. 1
Stravinsky: Rite of Spring

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Nicola Benedetti, violin
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


29 Jun 2018 | 11.30am

Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Catherine Arlidge, presenter
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


29 Jun 2018 | 1.30pm

Britten: Young Person's Guide to the Orchestra

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Catherine Arlidge, presenter
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


21 Nov 2018 | 7.30pm

Panufnik Faithful Journey – A Mass for Poland (CBSO co-commission: UK premiere), 45′
Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker: Highlights, 45′

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Mary Bevan, soprano, CBSO Chorus, CBSO Children's Chorus
Symphony Hall, Birmingham


24 Nov 2018 | 7.30pm

Weinberg Symphony No. 21 (UK premiere), 50′
Shostakovich Symphony No. 15, 42′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Gidon Kremer, violin, Kremerata Baltica
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


27 Nov 2018 | 2.15pm

Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2, 50′
Tchaikovsky The Nutcracker: Highlights, 45′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano, CBSO Childrens's Chorus
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


29 Nov 2018 | 8.00pm

Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B flat major, op. 83
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite, op. 71a

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Philharmonie, Berlin


30 Nov 2018 | 8.00pm

Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B flat major, op. 83
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite, op. 71a

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Kurhaus , Wiesbaden


1 Dec 2018 | 8.00pm

Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B flat major, op. 83
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite, op. 71a

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder, piano
Konzerthaus , Freiburg


2 Dec 2018 | 8.00pm

Johannes Brahms: Concerto for Piano and Orchestra No. 2 in B flat major, op. 83
Piotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite, op. 71a

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Rudolf Buchbinder
Philharmonie , Essen


3 Jan 2019 | 7.30pm

Dvorak: Cello Concerto
Sibelius: Lemminkainen and the Maidens of the Island
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2

New York Philharmonic
Gauthier Capucon Cello
David Geffen Hall, New York


4 Jan 2019 | 11.00pm

Dvorak: Cello Concerto
Sibelius: Lemminkainen and the Maidens of the Island
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2

New York Philharmonic
Gauthier Capucon
David Geffen Hall, New York


5 Jan 2019 | 8.00pm

Dvorak: Cello Concerto
Sibelius: Lemminkainen and the Maidens of the Island
Ravel: Daphnis et Chloé Suite No. 2

New York Philharmonic
Gauthier Capucon
David Geffen Hall, New York


1 Feb 2019 | 8.00pm

Debussy: La Cathedrale Engloutie
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Stravinsky: Firebird

NDR Elbphilharmonie
Denis Kozhukhin, piano
Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg


2 Feb 2019 | 8.00pm

Debussy: La Cathedrale Engloutie
Prokofev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Stravinsky: Firebird

NDR Elbphilharmonie
Denis Kohzhukin
Elbphilharmonie, Hamburg


7 Feb 2019 | 7.00pm

Unsuk Chin: Piano Concerto
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

Swedish Radio Orchestra
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Berwardhallen, Stockholm


8 Feb 2019 | 7.00pm

Unsuk Chin: Piano Concerto
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

Swedish Radio Orchestra
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Berwaldhallen, Stockholm


14 Feb 2019 | 7.30pm

Esa-Pekka Salonen Dona Nobis Pacem, 5′
Rautavaara Cantus Arcticus – Concerto for Birds and Orchestra, 19′
Sibelius Rakastava (The Lover), 6′
Sibelius En Saga, 17′
Grieg Peer Gynt: Incidental Music, 50′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Klara Ek – Soprano, CBSO Chorus, CBSO Youth Chorus
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


16 Feb 2019 | 7.00pm

Čiurlionis The Sea (UK premiere), 35′
Grieg Peer Gynt: Incidental Music, 50′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Klara Ek – Soprano, CBSO Chorus, Norman Perryman – Artist
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


23 Mar 2019 | 8.00pm

Debussy: Printemps, Symphonic Suite
Lalo: Cello Concerto
Wagner: Prelude to «Tristan und Isolde»
Debussy: La Mer

Filarmonica della Scala
Teatro Alla Scala, Milan


31 Mar 2019 | 7.00pm

Schubert Polonaise for violin and orchestra, 6′
Weinberg Violin Concerto, 28′
Weinberg The Golden Key, Suite No. 4 (UK premiere), 20′
Schubert Symphony No. 8 (Unfinished), 25′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Gidon Kremer – Violin
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


4 Apr 2019 | 11.00am

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
Unsuk CHIN: New Work for Orchestra (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
DEBUSSY: La Mer

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Patricia Kopatchinskaja
Disney Hall, Los Angeles


6 Apr 2019 | 8.00pm

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
Unsuk CHIN: New Work for Orchestra (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
DEBUSSY: La Mer

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin
Disney Hall, Los Angeles


7 Apr 2019 | 2.00pm

TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
Unsuk CHIN: New Work for Orchestra (world premiere, LA Phil commission)
DEBUSSY: La Mer

Los Angeles Philharmonic
Patricia Kopatchinskaja, violin
Disney Hall, Los Angeles


11 Apr 2019 | 7.00pm

Debussy: Ibéria
Ravel: Shéhérazade
Martin: Guitare
Debussy: La mer

National Symphony
Sascha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Kennedy Center, Washington, DC


12 Apr 2019 | 8.00pm

Debussy: Ibéria
Ravel: Shéhérazade
Martin: Guitare
Debussy: La mer

National Symphony
Sascha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Kennedy Center, Washington, DC


13 Apr 2019 | 8.00pm

Debussy: Ibéria
Ravel: Shéhérazade
Martin: Guitare
Debussy: La mer

National Symphony
Sascha Cooke, mezzo-soprano
Kennedy Center, Washington, DC


26 Apr 2019 | 7.00pm

Unsuk Chin: Piano Concerto
Prokofiev: Romeo and Juliet Suite

Helsinki Philharmonic
Francesco Piemontesi, piano
Concert Hall, Helsinki


2 May 2019 | 2.15pm

Weinberg Rhapsody on Moldavian Themes, 13′
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, 34′
Stravinsky The Firebird, 45′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Patricia Kopatchinskaja – Violin
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


4 May 2019 | 7.00pm

Weinberg Rhapsody on Moldavian Themes, 13′
Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto, 34′
Stravinsky The Firebird, 45′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Patricia Kopatchinskaja – Violin
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


9 May 2019 | 7.31pm

Ligeti Concert Românesc , 12′
Prokofiev Piano Concerto No. 5 , 22′
Brahms Symphony No. 2 , 42′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


14 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Ravel: Le Tombeau du Couperin (Orchestra version)
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Alte Oper, Frankfurt


15 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Weinberg: Rhapsody on Modavian Themes
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Stravinsky: Firebird

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Konzerthaus, Dortmund


16 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Ravel: Le Tombeau du Couperin (Orchestra Version)
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Liederhalle, Stuttgart


17 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Weinberg: Rhapsody on a Moldavian Theme
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Kulturpalast, Dresden


19 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Weinberg: Rhapsody on a Moldavian Theme
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Brams: Symphony No. 2



The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Philharmonie, Cologne


22 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Ligeti: Romanian Concert
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Theatre des Champs-Elysees, Paris


23 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Weinberg: Rhapsody on a Moldavian Theme
Prokofiev: Piano Concerto No. 5
Stravinsky: Firebird

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Philharmonie, Luxembourg


26 May 2019 | 7.30pm

Arthur Honegger: Pastorale d'Ete
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Tonhalle, Zurich


27 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Honegger: Pastorale d'Ete
Schumann: Piano Concerto
Brahms: Symphony No. 2

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Victoria Hall, Geneva


28 May 2019 | 8.00pm

Schumann: Piano Concerto
Stravinsky: Firebird

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Yuja Wang, piano
Philharmonie am Gasteig, Munich


31 May 2019 | 2.15pm

Honegger Pastorale d'été , 8′
French chamber music , 12′
Ravel Le tombeau de Couperin , 17′
Brahms Symphony No. 2, 42′

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


13 Jun 2019 | 7.30pm

MAHLER: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Lucy Crowe – Soprano, Karen Cargill – Mezzo Soprano, CBSO Chorus
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK


16 Jun 2019 | 3.00pm

MAHLER: Symphony No. 2 "Resurrection"

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Lucy Crowe – Soprano, Karen Cargill – Mezzo Soprano, CBSO Chorus
Symphony Hall, Birmingham, UK