Raise your glass and celebrate Symphony Hall’s coming of age with an unmissable selection of popular classics from our first 21 years of bringing great music to Birmingham.
Classic FM listeners can choose their favourite work to kick off a wonderful evening with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra including highlights from Grieg’s Peer Gynt Suite, Mascagni’s Cavalleria Rusticana and Mussorgsky’s Pictures at an Exhibition.
Star cellist Julian Lloyd Webber performs Elgar’s moving Concerto as the highlight of the evening, and the explosive finale of Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, complete with cannon effects and fireworks, provides a fitting climax.
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Robert Dean conductor
Julian Lloyd Webber cello
|Grieg||Morning and In the Hall of the Mountain King from Peer Gynt Suite|
|Mascagni||Intermezzo from Cavalleria Rusticana|
|Mussorgsky||Great Gate of Kiev from Pictures at an Exhibition|
|Tchaikovsky||1812 Overture (with fireworks)|
£17.50 – £42.50*
Includes free celebratory glass of sparkling wine
- 32 Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2EA, West Midlands, United Kingdom
21 years ago, Birmingham presented the world with an acoustically-unrivalled, modern concert hall. Since the first unforgettable concerts with Sir Simon Rattle in April 1991, a remarkable constellation of orchestras, conductors, soloists and chamber groups have captivated countless audiences here....