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Royal Birmingham Conservatoire presents: The Birmingham Philharmonic Concerto Competition

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire presents: The Birmingham Philharmonic Concerto Competition

Opening Festival

Date and time
29 Apr 2018 (4:00pm)

The Bradshaw Hall, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, 200 Jennens Road, B4 7XR


£15 (£12)

Booking Information

Wheelchair users are entitled to concessionary priced tickets with a complimentary companion seat. Guide dogs are welcome at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire venues. If you wish to bring a Guide Dog or wheelchair, please let the Events Office know by calling 0121 331 5909.

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Conductor Michael Lloyd
Adjudicator Jamie Phillips

Soloists/Finalists in order of performance
Stefanos Politsakis
Daniel Plant bassoon
Orestis Magou piano

Mozart Overture to The Magic Flute K.620
Arensky Piano Concerto in F minor Op.2
Mozart Bassoon Concerto K.191
Rachmaninov Piano Concerto Number One in F sharp minor Op.1
Tchaikovsky Waltz from Eugene Onegin Op.24
Tchaikovsky Polonaise from Eugene Onegin Op.24

Three of Royal Conservatoire of Birmingham’s rising stars play concertos accompanied by the Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra, competing for the coveted Birmingham Philharmonic Concerto Prize.

With a £1,500 prize fund to play for, the stakes are high, but above all this will be a fantastic concert with the added spice of choosing your favourite performance – but will you agree with our international adjudicator’s choice?

Opening Festival

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