2018 Concerts

Birmingham University Singers with CBSO

Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla


Saturday, 17 March 2018


19.00 - 21.30


Symphony Hall, Broad Street, Birmingham, B1 2EA


£25 / £6 U17s (incl booking fee). Available from thsh.co.uk or by calling 0121 780 3333

Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla – conductor

Mirga Gražinyte-Tyla launches City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra’s Debussy centenary celebration with a concert devoted to the composer, his followers and his influences, beginning with the piece that changed everything: the exquisite Prélude à l’après-midi d’un faune. Birmingham University Singers join the CBSO as guest choir to perform Debussy’s Trois chansons de Charles d’Orléans.

Debussy: Prélude à l’aprés-midi d’un faune
Debussy: Trois chansons de Charles d’Orléans
Szymanowski: Love songs of Hafiz Nos. 5, 7 and 8
Debussy: La demoiselle élue
Debussy: Nocturnes
Wagner: Prelude and Liebestod from Tristan and Isolde