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South Birmingham Sinfonia

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"The music-making was committed and passionate...incredibly impressive playing."

The South Birmingham Sinfonia (SBS) is a full sized symphony orchestra committed to music-making of the highest standard. SBS is based in Bournville, Birmingham UK. Please explore these web pages to find out more about SBS.

Summer Concert

The next concert of the SBS will be on 16th July 2016 in Shirley Methodist Church, Birmingham B90 3AL. The program includes Brahms' fourth symphony and the ever-popular Dvořák Cello Concerto featuring Thomas McMahon.

The programme is Beethoven: overture, Leonore number 3, Dvořák: Cello Concerto (Soloist: Thomas McMahon), and Brahms: Symphony number 4. More details, including directions and parking at the venue.

Join us!

Places are currently available in a number of sections of the orchestra, e.g. most string instruments, and some others. Please ask!

Future concerts

Saturday, 11 February 2017, 7.30pm, at the Ruddock Performing Arts Centre. Programme: Sibelius: Karelia Suite; Franck: Le Chasseur Maudit; Elgar: Prelude to The Dream of Gerontius; Elgar: Enigma Variations.

Saturday, 15 July 2017, 7.30pm, at the Ruddock Performing Arts Centre. Programme: Wagner: Prelude to Tristan und Isolde; Wagner: Wesendonck Lieder (soloist Paula Sides); Bruckner: Symphony No. 7.

More information.

South Birmingham Sinfonia: Supporting St Mary's Hospice

SBS has a long record of support for St Mary’s Hospice and makes regular donations to this worthy cause from its concert profits.