CLASSICAL MUSIC GROUP Sorry on hold
2019-2020 (Sept-June) Programme
|........||Concerts:||By coach, visiting City of Birmingham Symphony Hall to enjoy their Concerts.|
|Booking:||Booking Forms available by email or at the monthly U3A Meetings from Group Leader.|
|Seats:||Stall or Choir Seats (facing the Conductor)|
|Costs:||Matinee Performances between £33 and £45 and Evening Performances between £35 and £50|
|Price includes ticket, coach & driver gratuity (based on 24 and dependent on support and seating options)|
|Payment:||A non-refundable cheque is required ... payable to Bridgnorth U3A Activities A/c|
|One for each Concert which MUST be received BEFORE the Closing Date prior to the event.|
|Tickets:||Please collect at monthly U3A Meetings or on coach|
|Pick ups:||Westgate (free parking); High St (Barclays Bank); Lavington Court; Mill Street (Low Town); Alveley (Royal Oak)|
2019-2020 PROGRAMME ... example for info only
|BRITTEN-SHOSTAKOVICH FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA
Two great 20th Century Composers and a superbe multi-national orchestra, tonight making their first ever UK appearance ...
|SHEKU PLAYS ELGAR
From the Royal Court of 17th Century England to the New Mexico desert ...
For some, it's the roar of a nationa awakening to freedom; to others, it's a life-and-death drama ... ...
|HAYDN AND MOZART
Clarinet and basson are the orchestra's beauty and the beast - but Richard Strauss knew that if they could only dance together, they'd fall in love .....
Happy Birthday Ludwig van B! In the year that the CBSO turns 100, Ludwig van Beethoven turns 250, and Mirga Grazinyte-Tyla has picked out two of Beethoven's fastest, funniest and most thrilling synphonies.......
|ICOLA BENEDETTI: BARTOK
Hopelessly in love, a young artist takes opium. He falls intoa delirium, and sees the strangest of visions
|100 YEARS OF MOVIE MAGIC
Classic FM knows that some of the most exciting music of the last century was written for the cinema. But there isn't a cinema sound system on earth to compare with the sensation of hearing film music played live in concert by the 90 strong CBSO .....
Mozart often directed his own music from the violin, and that's exactly what Julien Rachlin will be doing today, as together with viola player Sarah McElravy ........
|BRAHMS' SYMPHONY No 1
rising passions: Brahms' First Symphony begins with the pounding of a broken heart, and ends in a blaze of triumph........
|RACHMANIOV AND SHOSTAKOVITCH
War, protest and a nation on the brink:officially, Shostakovitch based his massive 11th Symphony on the events of 1905, but this blockbuster of a symphony is still grippingly relevant today .....