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Arts in Residence in Birmingham

Carl Nielsen / Jean Sibelius

A course about Sibelius and Nielsen will be organized by Arts in Residence in Birmingham on 9–11 April 2019 (Tuesday–Thursday).

It will be based at Jurys Inn, Broad Street, Birmingham, and given by Terry Barfoot. Also included is a concert by the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra under Michael Seal, featuring Sibelius’s Third and Nielsen’s Fifth Symphonies along with Mahler songs.

Terry Barfoot writes widely on music for Britain’s leading journals, orchestras,
festivals and record companies. He lectures at venues throughout the country, is
publications consultant to the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and the director of
Arts in Residence.

Click here for pdf details of this course.

Price: £295.00 per person (twin/double rooms), £320.00 (single rooms) to
include all meals, wine, course fees and accommodation.
Concert tickets are included.
Booking: Arts in Residence, 25, Mulberry Lane, Cosham, Portsmouth, PO6 2QU.
£50.00 per person deposit with booking. (Cheques payable to Arts in Residence.)
Enquiries: 02392 383356
Email: info@artsinresidence.co.uk

Storgårds conducts Sibelius in Birmingham

John Storgårds (Photo: © Marco Borggreve)
John Storgårds (Photo: © Marco Borggreve)

The Helsinki Philharmonic Orchestra and conductor John Storgårds will be performing an all-Sibelius programme in Birmingham on Thursday 10 December 2015 (7.30 pm) at Symphony Hall, Birmingham.

The programme will consist of the following works:
En saga
Violin Concerto
Karelia Suite
Symphony No. 7

The soloist in the Violin Concerto will be the winner of the 2015 International Jean Sibelius Violin Competition.

At 6.15 pm there will be a pre-concert conversation with John Storgårds.

Ticket prices start at £9.50, and can be booked online by clicking here, or by calling the Box Office on 0121 345 0600.