Events and concerts

The Music Department organises a number of concerts, conferences, and other events annually.

Notable events include:

Events

Eloquence in sound and stone symposium

Eloquence in sound and stone symposium

Date
04/11/2016
Description
A symposium addressing internationally influential English traditions - in both visual art and music - at a time of great artistic invention and political turbulence.
Binchois Consort

Binchois Consort

Date
04/11/2016
Description
This concert brings together two great English cultural exports of the late Middle Ages: the exquisite beauties of sacred music and the enigmatic purity of Midlands alabasters.
A Shakespeare and Verlaine songbook

A Shakespeare and Verlaine songbook

Date
09/11/2016
Description
We are delighted to welcome two University of Birmingham alumni to perform in this Barber Evening Concert.
King Edward's School and King Edward VI High School for Girls

King Edward's School and King Edward VI High School for Girls

Date
11/11/2016
Description
King Edward's School and King Edward VI High School give their annual concert in the Barber Concert Hall presenting a selection of their talented young musicians.
BEASTdome: Envision

BEASTdome: Envision

Date
12/11/2016
Description
Multi-disciplinary artist Freida Abtan is the featured guest for an evening of electronic music with video.
Birmingham Symphonic Brass

Birmingham Symphonic Brass

Date
13/11/2016
Description
Ten talented brass players and their musical director Stephen Roberts present a lively afternoon concert suitable for families.
Musica Secreta

Musica Secreta

Date
18/11/2016
Description
Musica Secreta present a programme of music as part of this weekend celebrating Ariosto's Orlando furioso.
500 years of madness in culture and society - Public dialogue

500 years of madness in culture and society - Public dialogue

Date
18/11/2016
Description
A panel of leading academics discuss the theme of madness in the Furioso and its impact on writers, artists, musicians and thinkers up to the present day.
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