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Evening Concerts

Nash Ensemble

25 March 2015 7.30pm

The 2014/15 season sees the Nash Ensemble celebrate a remarkable fifty years since giving its first concert. Resident Chamber Ensemble at Wigmore Hall since 2010, the ensemble remains one of the UK’s most respected and active chamber groups. Acclaimed for its adventurous programming and virtuoso performances, the Nash Ensemble present iconic works alongside commissions, supporting contemporary composers and engaging audiences. By the end of the season the group will have premiered over 300 new works, of which 193 have been specially commissioned.

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Lunchtime Concerts

Chetham’s School of Music

Friday 13 March 2015 1.10pm

Chetham's School of Music make their annual visit to the Barber.

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Lunchtime Concerts Piano Festival

BIPF 2015: Joseph Tong and Daniel Tong

Friday 6 March 2015 1.10pm

Brothers, and internationally renowned pianists Joseph Tong and Daniel Tong open the Birmingham International Piano Festival with a lunchtime concert which will captivate and thrill. Watching this duo it can be easy to forget that they are individuals.

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Piano Festival

6-8 March 2015

In its inaugural year Birmingham International Piano Festival brings some of the world's finest pianists to the city of Birmingham over three days, and showcases the piano, not only as a solo instrument, but also for its role in chamber music and jazz.

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Lunchtime Concerts

Lady Barber’s Legacy: Birmingham University Singers

Friday 27 March 2015 1.10pm

The last lunchtime concert of the spring season, this concert reflects the art collection in the Barber Institute of Fine Arts, and the relation between art and music. Birmingham University Singers present a programme mirroring the chronology and themes within the collection.

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Lunchtime Concerts

Tesla String Quartet

Friday 20 March 2015 1.10pm

Winner of the Gold Medal at the 2012 Fischoff National Chamber Music Competition and Prizewinner in the 2012 London International String Quartet Competition and 2013 Bordeaux International String Quartet Competition, the Tesla Quartet was formed at The Juilliard School in 2008 and quickly established itself as one of the most promising young ensembles in New York, winning Second Prize at the J. C. Arriaga Chamber Music Competition only a few months after its inception.

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Concerts

SOUND TOUR

Friday 20 March

4 - 5pm

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Evening Concerts

La Venexiana

6 May 2015 7.30pm

Together with its director Claudio Cavina, La Venexiana brings a programme celebrating the work of Claudio Monteverdi to the Barber for an evening sure to entertain.

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Evening Concerts

How to book

You can purchase tickets for Barber Evening Concerts at the reception desk in The Barber Institute of Fine Arts during normal opening hours, over the phone or online.

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Lunchtime Concerts

Lunchtime Concerts

Fridays at 1.10pm, Barber Concert Hall

A series of free lunchtime concerts by professional musicians, taking place every Friday during term time.

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