City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
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The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) is a British orchestra based in Birmingham, England. The Orchestra's current chief executive, appointed in 1999, is Stephen Maddock. Since 2008 the CBSO's music director has been Andris Nelsons, but this tenure ends ...

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Ralph Vaughan Williams, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Norman Del Mar
Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1 in E minor
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Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1 in E minor Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1 in E minor Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1 in E minor Norfolk Rhapsody No. 1 in E minor
Sir Arthur Sullivan, Pro Arte Orchestra & Sir Malcolm Sargent
Overture in C major 'In Memoriam'
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Overture in C major 'In Memoriam' Overture in C major 'In Memoriam' Overture in C major 'In Memoriam' Overture in C major 'In Memoriam'
Ludwig van Beethoven, Andris Nelsons & City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in D Minor
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Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in D Minor Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in D Minor Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in D Minor Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony in D Minor
Ludwig van Beethoven, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus & City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral'
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Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral' Symphony No. 9 in D minor, 'Choral'
John Woolrich, Margaret Cookhorn & City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Falling Down (London premiere)
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Falling Down (London premiere) Falling Down (London premiere) Falling Down (London premiere) Falling Down (London premiere)
Ludwig van Beethoven, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
The Creatures of Prometheus - overture
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The Creatures of Prometheus - overture The Creatures of Prometheus - overture The Creatures of Prometheus - overture The Creatures of Prometheus - overture
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
Manfred Symphony Op.58 (ii. Vivace)
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Manfred Symphony Op.58 (ii. Vivace) Manfred Symphony Op.58 (ii. Vivace) Manfred Symphony Op.58 (ii. Vivace) Manfred Symphony Op.58 (ii. Vivace)
Igor Stravinsky, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
The Firebird - ballet - i. Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving)
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The Firebird - ballet - i. Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving) The Firebird - ballet - i. Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving) The Firebird - ballet - i. Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving) The Firebird - ballet - i. Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving)
Jean Sibelius, Sakari Oramo & City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Alla Marcia from Karelia - Suite, Op.11
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Alla Marcia from Karelia - Suite, Op.11 Alla Marcia from Karelia - Suite, Op.11 Alla Marcia from Karelia - Suite, Op.11 Alla Marcia from Karelia - Suite, Op.11
Igor Stravinsky, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
The Firebird: Complete ballet music
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The Firebird: Complete ballet music The Firebird: Complete ballet music The Firebird: Complete ballet music The Firebird: Complete ballet music
Eric Coates, Reginald Kilbey & City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Calling all workers - march
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Calling all workers - march Calling all workers - march Calling all workers - march Calling all workers - march
Ralph Vaughan Williams, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
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Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus Five Variants of Dives and Lazarus
Ludwig van Beethoven, Lars Vogt, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
Concerto for piano and orch no. 2 (Op.19) in Bb major, 3rd mvt; Rondo
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Concerto for piano and orch no. 2 (Op.19) in Bb major, 3rd mvt; Rondo Concerto for piano and orch no. 2 (Op.19) in Bb major, 3rd mvt; Rondo Concerto for piano and orch no. 2 (Op.19) in Bb major, 3rd mvt; Rondo Concerto for piano and orch no. 2 (Op.19) in Bb major, 3rd mvt; Rondo
Richard Strauss, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
Also sprach Zarathustra
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Also sprach Zarathustra Also sprach Zarathustra Also sprach Zarathustra Also sprach Zarathustra
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
Slavonic March Op.31
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Slavonic March Op.31 Slavonic March Op.31 Slavonic March Op.31 Slavonic March Op.31
Julian Bream, Joaquín Rodrigo, Peter Walden, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra, 2nd movement; Adagio
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Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra, 2nd movement; Adagio Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra, 2nd movement; Adagio Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra, 2nd movement; Adagio Concierto de Aranjuez for guitar and orchestra, 2nd movement; Adagio
Jacques Ibert, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Louis Frémaux
Divertissement
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Divertissement Divertissement Divertissement Divertissement
Sergey Vasilievich Rachmaninov, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Edward Gardner
Symphony No.2
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Symphony No.2 Symphony No.2 Symphony No.2 Symphony No.2
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, Edward Gardner & City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Piano Concerto in C Minor
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Piano Concerto in C Minor Piano Concerto in C Minor Piano Concerto in C Minor Piano Concerto in C Minor
Joseph Haydn, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Edward Gardner
Representation of Chaos from the Creation
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Representation of Chaos from the Creation Representation of Chaos from the Creation Representation of Chaos from the Creation Representation of Chaos from the Creation
Felix Mendelssohn, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Edward Gardner
Symphony no. 3 in A minor Op.56 (Scottish): 2nd mvt; Vivace non troppo
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Symphony no. 3 in A minor Op.56 (Scottish): 2nd mvt; Vivace non troppo Symphony no. 3 in A minor Op.56 (Scottish): 2nd mvt; Vivace non troppo Symphony no. 3 in A minor Op.56 (Scottish): 2nd mvt; Vivace non troppo Symphony no. 3 in A minor Op.56 (Scottish): 2nd mvt; Vivace non troppo
Joseph Haydn, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 1st movement; Adagio - allegro
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Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 1st movement; Adagio - allegro Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 1st movement; Adagio - allegro Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 1st movement; Adagio - allegro Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 1st movement; Adagio - allegro
Jean Sibelius, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sakari Oramo & Karita Mattila
5 Songs for voice and piano (Op.37), no.3; Soluppgang [Sunrise]
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5 Songs for voice and piano (Op.37), no.3; Soluppgang [Sunrise] 5 Songs for voice and piano (Op.37), no.3; Soluppgang [Sunrise] 5 Songs for voice and piano (Op.37), no.3; Soluppgang [Sunrise] 5 Songs for voice and piano (Op.37), no.3; Soluppgang [Sunrise]
Ralph Vaughan Williams, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Sir Simon Rattle & Thomas Allen
Whither must I wander; Bright is the ring of words (Songs of Travel)
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Whither must I wander; Bright is the ring of words (Songs of Travel) Whither must I wander; Bright is the ring of words (Songs of Travel) Whither must I wander; Bright is the ring of words (Songs of Travel) Whither must I wander; Bright is the ring of words (Songs of Travel)
John Foulds, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sakari Oramo
April-England Op.48`1 vers. for orchestra
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April-England Op.48`1 vers. for orchestra April-England Op.48`1 vers. for orchestra April-England Op.48`1 vers. for orchestra April-England Op.48`1 vers. for orchestra
Gustav Mahler, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
Symphony No.3
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Symphony No.3 Symphony No.3 Symphony No.3 Symphony No.3
Esenvalds, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
Lakes Awake at Dawn
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Lakes Awake at Dawn Lakes Awake at Dawn Lakes Awake at Dawn Lakes Awake at Dawn
Ludwig van Beethoven, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Walter Weller
Allegro ma non troppo (finale) from Symphony no.4 in B flat major Op.60
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Allegro ma non troppo (finale) from Symphony no.4 in B flat major Op.60 Allegro ma non troppo (finale) from Symphony no.4 in B flat major Op.60 Allegro ma non troppo (finale) from Symphony no.4 in B flat major Op.60 Allegro ma non troppo (finale) from Symphony no.4 in B flat major Op.60
Peter Donohoe, Benjamin Britten, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
Young Apollo, Op 16
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Young Apollo, Op 16 Young Apollo, Op 16 Young Apollo, Op 16 Young Apollo, Op 16
Stephen Hough, Camille Saint‐Saëns, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sakari Oramo
Wedding cake: Valse-Caprice, Op 76
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Wedding cake: Valse-Caprice, Op 76 Wedding cake: Valse-Caprice, Op 76 Wedding cake: Valse-Caprice, Op 76 Wedding cake: Valse-Caprice, Op 76
Antonin Dvorak & City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op.70
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Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op.70 Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op.70 Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op.70 Symphony No. 7 in D minor, Op.70
Strauss, Elspeth Dutch & City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat
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Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat Horn Concerto No.2 in E flat
Franz Schubert, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Alpesh Chauhan
Symphony No.8 in B minor, D759 (Unfinished)
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Symphony No.8 in B minor, D759 (Unfinished) Symphony No.8 in B minor, D759 (Unfinished) Symphony No.8 in B minor, D759 (Unfinished) Symphony No.8 in B minor, D759 (Unfinished)
Richard Strauss, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
Rosenkavalier Suite
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Rosenkavalier Suite Rosenkavalier Suite Rosenkavalier Suite Rosenkavalier Suite
John Foulds, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sakari Oramo
April - England (Impressions of Time and Place No 1), Op 48 No 1
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April - England (Impressions of Time and Place No 1), Op 48 No 1 April - England (Impressions of Time and Place No 1), Op 48 No 1 April - England (Impressions of Time and Place No 1), Op 48 No 1 April - England (Impressions of Time and Place No 1), Op 48 No 1
Joseph Haydn
Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 4th movement; Finale
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Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 4th movement; Finale Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 4th movement; Finale Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 4th movement; Finale Symphony no. 86 (H.1.86) in D major, 4th movement; Finale
Gustav Mahler, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
Symphony No.2 (Resurrection) (5th mvt, excerpt)
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Symphony No.2 (Resurrection) (5th mvt, excerpt) Symphony No.2 (Resurrection) (5th mvt, excerpt) Symphony No.2 (Resurrection) (5th mvt, excerpt) Symphony No.2 (Resurrection) (5th mvt, excerpt)
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Пётр Ильич Чайковский & Andris Nelsons
Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique): 3rd movement; Allegro molto vivace
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Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique): 3rd movement; Allegro molto vivace Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique): 3rd movement; Allegro molto vivace Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique): 3rd movement; Allegro molto vivace Symphony no. 6 in B minor Op.74 (Pathetique): 3rd movement; Allegro molto vivace
Sir Arthur Sullivan, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Vivian Dunn
The Merchant of Venice (incidental Music); Bourrée and waltz
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The Merchant of Venice (incidental Music); Bourrée and waltz The Merchant of Venice (incidental Music); Bourrée and waltz The Merchant of Venice (incidental Music); Bourrée and waltz The Merchant of Venice (incidental Music); Bourrée and waltz
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Пётр Ильич Чайковский & Andris Nelsons
Symphony no. 4 in F minor Op.36: 3rd movement; Scherzo (Pizzicato ostinato)
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Symphony no. 4 in F minor Op.36: 3rd movement; Scherzo (Pizzicato ostinato) Symphony no. 4 in F minor Op.36: 3rd movement; Scherzo (Pizzicato ostinato) Symphony no. 4 in F minor Op.36: 3rd movement; Scherzo (Pizzicato ostinato) Symphony no. 4 in F minor Op.36: 3rd movement; Scherzo (Pizzicato ostinato)
Sir Malcolm Arnold, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Malcolm Arnold
Peterloo Overture
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Peterloo Overture Peterloo Overture Peterloo Overture Peterloo Overture
Igor Stravinsky, City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Sir Simon Rattle
The Firebird - Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving)
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The Firebird - Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving) The Firebird - Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving) The Firebird - Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving) The Firebird - Sc.2; Finale (General thanksgiving)
Johann, II Strauss, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
Unter Donner und Blitz [Thunder and lightning] - polka Op.324
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Unter Donner und Blitz [Thunder and lightning] - polka Op.324 Unter Donner und Blitz [Thunder and lightning] - polka Op.324 Unter Donner und Blitz [Thunder and lightning] - polka Op.324 Unter Donner und Blitz [Thunder and lightning] - polka Op.324
Johann, II Strauss, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra & Andris Nelsons
Kaiser-Walzer Op.437
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Kaiser-Walzer Op.437 Kaiser-Walzer Op.437 Kaiser-Walzer Op.437 Kaiser-Walzer Op.437
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Biography

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) is a British orchestra based in Birmingham, England. The Orchestra's current chief executive, appointed in 1999, is Stephen Maddock. Since 2008 the CBSO's music director has been Andris Nelsons, but this tenure ends in 2015 and no successor has been chosen.

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