FRI 27 NOV
BGSO. Photo: Tom White
FRI 27 NOV
LUNCHTIMES AT BIRMINGHAM MUSEUM AND ART GALLERY
ORCHESTRAS, ENSEMBLES AND CHAMBER MUSIC
THE STELLA STRING QUARTET
A LIFE ON THE OCEAN WAVE
12.30pm The Round Room, Birmingham Museum and Art Gallery Free admission Tickets available on the door
7pm Adrian Boult Hall £6.50 (£4) Tickets available on the door
Mozart Quartet in C major, K 465 ‘The Dissonance’ Mendelssohn Quartet in A minor Op 13 Members of the Stella Quartet graduated from the Royal Academy of Music, having followed a classical training. Since its conception in 2012 the quartet has received coaching from many great musicians including the Wihan Quartet, the Emperor Quartet, the Carducci Quartet, Hartmut Rohde, Jo Cole, Yuko Inoue and Jon Thorne.
Conductors Captain Darryl Powell RM and Chris Houlding The Band of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines Scotland Birmingham Conservatoire Wind Orchestra Arnold arr. McDermott Fanfare for a Festival Dunn The Captain General Zehle Wellington March Ellerby Amphibiosity Whitacre Lux Arumque Holst Suite in E flat Arr. Liston Barbara Streisand Medley Blundell/Lee/Silk Evolution II Jenkins/Graham Abide with Me Green Sunset Arr. Woodfield Rule Britannia Russell A Life on the Ocean Wave The massed bands of Her Majesty’s Royal Marines Scotland and Birmingham Conservatoire Wind Orchestra present a feast of martial music with a traditional maritime theme. From timeless favourites to a brand new work by a Conservatoire composition student James Oldham, join us for a spectacular evening with Fanfares, the Corps of Drums and the undeniable entertainment and versatility of these ensembles.
SUN 29 NOV GUEST ARTISTS
BGSO AT THE MOVIES 3pm Adrian Boult Hall £10 (£8), £5 students advance £12 (£10) on the door £30 family ticket (up to 2 adults, 3 children) Tickets available from www.birmingham-box.co.uk Conductor Jack Lovell Programme includes: Music from blockbusters including Jaws, The Lord of the Rings, E.T., James Bond, The Magnificent Seven and many more… The big screen takes over the big stage in full orchestral glory as BGSO performs all your favourite film scores. Grab the popcorn!
MON 30 NOV PUBLIC RESEARCH SEMINAR
1pm Recital Hall Free admission Tickets available on the door Stephan Elvin piano Grieg selection Dohnyáni Cappriccio in C major (l/b) and works for Brass Ensemble A free weekly showcase of performances by Conservatoire students.
TUE 1 DEC PERFORMANCE PLATFORM
TASMIN LITTLE (VIOLIN)
Captain Darryl Powell RM
Tasmin Little Photo: Benjamin Ealovega
Recital: 1.05pm Adrian Boult Hall £6 (£3.50) advance £6.50 (£4) on the door Tickets available from www.eventbrite.com Masterclass: 5.30-7pm Adrian Boult Hall £6 (£3.50) advance £6.50 (£4) on the door Joint ticket for masterclass and recital £9 (£5) advance £10 (£6) on the door Tickets available from www.eventbrite.com Tasmin Little violin Piers Lane piano Join multi award-winning violinist Tasmin Little for a delightful concert featuring the acclaimed pianist Piers Lane, followed by a masterclass with students from the Conservatoire. Venues, Concerts & Events Office: 0121 331 5909
Enjoy fine music from Birmingham and beyond throughout September to December 2015.