City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
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City Of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

Biography (Wikipedia)

The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (CBSO) is a British orchestra based in Birmingham, England. It is the resident orchestra at Symphony Hall, Birmingham, which has been its principal performance venue since 1991. Its administrative and rehearsal base is at the nearby CBSO Centre, where it also presents chamber concerts by members of the orchestra and guest performers.

Each year the orchestra performs more than 130 concerts to audiences totalling over 200,000 people. Another 72,000 people each year take part in its learning, participation and outreach events, and 750 local musicians are engaged in its six choirs and the CBSO Youth Orchestra.

The CBSO's current music director is Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla, effective with the 2016-2017 season. The CBSO's current chief executive, appointed in 1999, is Stephen Maddock.

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Ludwig van Beethoven
Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major, Op 19 (3rd mvt)
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Piano Concerto No 2 in B flat major, Op 19 (3rd mvt)
Richard Strauss
Salome op. 4 - Der Tanz der sieben Schleier (The Dance of the Seven Veils)
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Salome op. 4 - Der Tanz der sieben Schleier (The Dance of the Seven Veils)
Lili Boulanger
Psalme 24 'Le terre appartient a l'Eternel'
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Psalme 24 'Le terre appartient a l'Eternel'
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Past BBC Events

Proms 2016: Prom 61
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-08-30T09:28:34
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Aug
2016
Proms 2016: Prom 61

Proms 2016: Prom 61

22:15
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2016: Prom 55
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Royal Albert Hall
2016-08-27T09:28:34
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27
Aug
2016
Proms 2016: Prom 55

Proms 2016: Prom 55

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2015: Prom 4: Beethoven – Symphony No. 9
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Royal Albert Hall
2015-07-19T09:28:34
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19
Jul
2015
Proms 2015: Prom 4: Beethoven – Symphony No. 9

Proms 2015: Prom 4: Beethoven – Symphony No. 9

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2014: Prom 47: Britten – War Requiem
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Royal Albert Hall
2014-08-21T09:28:34
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21
Aug
2014
Proms 2014: Prom 47: Britten – War Requiem

Proms 2014: Prom 47: Britten – War Requiem

19:30
Royal Albert Hall
Proms 2013: Prom 46: Dvořák, Verdi, Tchaikovsky & Strauss
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Royal Albert Hall
2013-08-17T09:28:34
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17
Aug
2013
Proms 2013: Prom 46: Dvořák, Verdi, Tchaikovsky & Strauss

Proms 2013: Prom 46: Dvořák, Verdi, Tchaikovsky & Strauss

15:00
Royal Albert Hall

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