Our privacy policy was last updated on Friday 31 January 2020View it hereDismiss
Click here to subscribe to Liceu's streaming platform
Sign in
Bachtrack logo
What's on
Reviews
Articles
Video
Site
Young artists
Travel
EventsReviewsArticlesVideo

Classical music, opera, ballet and dance in Birmingham, United Kingdom

Use Bachtrack's search facility to find concerts, opera and dance events not only in this city but right around the world. Bachtrack has the largest number of upcoming events of any website, and if you want to read reviews of events which have taken place here, or in another country, you can search here for exactly the reviews which interest you.

Find classical music concert, opera, ballet and dance listings
Upcoming eventsSee more...

BirminghamSheku Kanneh-Mason plays Haydn

Vaughan Williams, Haydn, Elgar, Weinberg, Britten
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra; Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla; Sheku Kanneh-Mason; Marie-Christine Zupancic

BirminghamCuppa Concert

BirminghamBaroque Ensemble

Uccellini, Mancini, Vivaldi, Corelli
Annabel Knight; Julia Åberg; Kelly McCusker

BirminghamInto the Music

Britten, Karlsson, Beethoven
Jiří Kylián; Morgann Runacre-Temple; Uwe Scholz; Birmingham Royal Ballet

BirminghamCoppélia

Delibes: Coppélia
Sir Peter Wright; Birmingham Royal Ballet; Peter Farmer; Peter Teigen

BirminghamCBSO Youth Orchestra plays Bruch & Lutoslawski

Verdi, Bruch, Lutosławski
CBSO Youth Orchestra; Marta Gardolińska; Randall Goosby
Latest reviewsSee more...

Heralding a new CBSO era: exuberant Dvořák and mature Mendelssohn

Nicola Benedetti and the CBSO under Kazuki Yamada bring impressive levels of sensitivity and honesty to Dvořák’s New World Symphony and Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto.

****1
Read more

Dancing on the grave: Brabbins conducts Stanford’s Requiem

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and University of Birmingham Singers revel in the ecstasy, majesty and glory of Stanford’s Requiem. 
***11
Read more

Thrilling Mahler 2 from Markus Stenz and the CBSO to close the season

Mahler's Resurrection Symphony is something of a calling card for the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, here originally billed as Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla’s final concert as musical director. 
****1
Read more

Formality, intimacy, ferocity: Ludovic Morlot and the CBSO

Ludovic Morlot helms an exhilarating, literally stunning, evening of music by Anna Thorvaldsdottir, Britten and Shostakovich.
****1
Read more

Gabriela Montero captivates with her unique Tchaikovsky

With two very well-known pieces, could Gabriela Montero, Gražintyė-Tyla and the CBSO find ways of keeping them interesting? The answer was a resounding ‘Yes’. 

*****
Read more

Kopatchinskaja and Gražinytė-Tyla bring life to Russian music

The Moldovan-Austrian-Swiss violinist brings boundless energy to Stravinsky, while the CBSO excels in the slower passages of Tchaikovsky.
****1
Read more