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City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
Tel : +44 0121 616 6500
£9.50 - £42.00
In 2020 the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra will celebrate its centenary. Since the inaugural concert, conducted by Sir Edward Elgar in November 1920, the CBSO has grown into a 90-piece ensemble with a worldwide reputation. As the resident orchestra of Symphony Hall, Birmingham, the CBSO performs around 130 concerts each year and is in constant demand to appear at venues around the world. The CBSO family includes the CBSO Chorus, the CBSO Children’s and Youth Choruses, two unauditioned community choirs, the CBSO Youth Orchestra, and chamber ensembles from within the orchestra.
The CBSO’s programme ranges from Beethoven to Bollywood, as well as Family and Schools concerts. The CBSO’s learning and participation work reaches over 36,000 people each year in diverse communities across the West Midlands.
The CBSO aims to offer the very best in musical performance and education - flying the flag for the people of Birmingham and the UK. To find out more visit www.cbso.co.uk or follow the CBSO on Facebook or Twitter.
M6 Junction 6.
Follow signs for City Centre / ICC Birmingham / Symphony Hall
By Public Transport
By Rail, Birmingham New Street Station
Upon leaving the train, head towards the 'B' end of the platform.
Follow signs for "Way out/ Victoria Square". Taxis are available from the station.
Please contact the Centro Hotline on 0121 200 2700 or your local operator for information and timetables.
By Air, Birmingham International Airport
Situated at junction 6 of the M42
Journey time approximately 30-40 minutes to City Centre.
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra facilities include:
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra accessibility includes: