barber institute of fine arts
university of birmingham

Lunchtime Concerts

The Barber Institute of Fine Arts has a reputation for presenting international chamber music and recitals of the highest standard. With a concert series dating back to 1945, the Barber continue this longstanding traditional in the form of both evening and lunchtime concerts. The lunchtime series is a platform for some of the UK’s best emerging artists and ensembles, presenting varied programmes of works spanning six centuries.

Barber Lunchtime Concerts take place every Friday during University term time, at 1.10pm in the Barber Concert Hall and are all free of charge.

Barber Lunchtime Concert artists for the Spring term 2016 are:

Friday 29 April 
PushPull instruments and Post Code 3 Beta

Friday 6 May
Di Xiao – piano

Friday 13 May
Recyclage musical: Lecture-Recital

Friday 20 May
Formosa Quartet

Friday 17 June
Festival Voices: Celebrating Shakespeare

Friday 15 & 22 July
Birmingham & Solihull Intl. Jazz & Blues Festival


Florentine Arts Ensemble: Dahl’s Norwegian Landscape

Friday 2 December 1.10pm

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Amy Harman and Erdem Misirlioglu

Friday 25 November 1.10pm

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Birmingham Symphonic Brass

Sunday 13 November 3pm

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King Edward’s School and King Edward VI High School for Girls

Friday 11 November 1.10pm

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