City of Sounds: Celebrity Recital with Sir James and Lady Jeanne Galway

City of Sounds: Sir James and Lady Jeanne Galway

City of Sounds Festival

Date and time
01 May 2016 (3:00pm)
To be announced.

Celebrity recital: £12 (£10) (£5, BCU Students)
Masterclass and workshops (participants): £12 (£10)
Masterclass and workshops (observers): £5 (£3)
Joint recital and masterclass (participants): £20 (£15)
Joint recital and masterclass (observers): £15 (£12)

One of the world’s greatest living flautists Sir James Galway holds his only UK residency of 2016 at Birmingham Conservatoire with his wife, Lady Jeanne.

Together, the Galways will perform a concert followed by a series of workshops and masterclasses for flute players of all levels and ages.

Nicknamed ‘The Man with the Golden Flute’, Sir James Galway is globally renowned as the supreme interpreter of the classical flute repertoire and has sold in excess of 30 million records during a career that spans over 40 years.

Sun 1 May
Celebrity recital
 Adrian Boult Hall

Gaubert Sonata No.3 for flute & piano
Chaminade Concertino, Op.107
Harty In Ireland
F & K Doppler Rigoletto Fantasy, Op.38 
Gossec Tambourin  
Marais Le Basque
Kreisler Schön Rosmarin
Morlacchi Il Pastore Svizzero

Mon 2 May
Masterclasses and Workshops
Birmingham Conservatoire

Masterclasses and workshops are open to both participants and observers. If you wish to attend a masterclass please download the full information, including the applications form:

Galway residency masterclasses

If you have any questions about the masterclasses and workshops please contact:

Richard Shrewsbury
Learning and Participation Manager, Birmingham Conservatoire
0121 331 5912

This event is supported by BCU Graduate+

City of Sounds Festival

In a city recognised for its architectural transformations, the City of Sounds festival is an invitation to remember, to celebrate and to look to the future of Birmingham’s rich music scene.

In conjunction with:

Greater Birmingham Chambers of Commerce
Events include: