Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
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Royal Birmingham Conservatoire presents 15 months of incredible concerts and events.
Featuring artists such as Nigel Kennedy, Sir Lenny Henry, Peter Donohoe, Nitin Sawhney, Roderick Williams, Orkest de Ereprijs, Flatpack Film Festival, Julia Donaldson, Jacqueline Wilson, Laura van der Heijden and many more, the festival brings world-class artists to Birmingham to celebrate the opening of the Conservatoire’s new state-of-the-art home.
The season begins on Sun 11 Mar 2018 with a Royal Gala concert performed by the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra, conducted by CBSO’s Music Director, Mirga Gražinytė-Tyla.
Not only will the festival see international stars grace the stage, but there will also be a focus on the rising stars and grass roots artists of the local music scene, as per the Conservatoire’s commitment to nurturing talent and providing a hub for performing arts in the city.
Festival events are listed below, with further programme announcements to follow.
Peter Donohoe: Mozart Piano Cycle RecitalOpening Festival
19 Apr 2018
Flatpack Film FestivalOpening Festival
21 Apr 2018
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire presents: The Birmingham Philharmonic Concerto Co...Opening Festival
29 Apr 2018
Sir Lenny Henry: Peter and the WolfOpening Festival
04 May 2018
Catalogue d'EmojisOpening Festival
26 May 2018
Peter Donohoe: Mozart Piano Cycle - 65th Birthday Tribute ConcertOpening Festival
13 Jun 2018
BBC Radio 3 Piano ShowcaseOpening Festival
14 Jun 2018
Thallein Ensemble and Jennifer WalsheOpening Festival
22 Jun 2018
Nitin Sawhney: India and MeOpening Festival
23 Jun 2018
Midday Music: Jess GillamOpening Festival
26 Jun 2018
Barry Wordsworth with The Royal Birmingham Conservatoire Symphony OrchestraOpening Festival
29 Jun 2018