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King Edward’s Schools

Friday 22 November, 1pm

With the enviable reputation of producing some of the UK’s finest young classical musicians, join King Edward’s and King Edward VI High School for Girls in their annual concert performance featuring talented young students.

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Onyx Brass

Friday 15 November, 1pm

Take time out of your day and spend a lunch hour with Onyx Brass, ‘the classiest brass ensemble in Britain’.

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Binchois Consort

Friday 29 November, 1pm

Glimpse into Antwerp’s soundscape at the same time that de Beer was producing his refined and detailed panels, the focus of an exhibition
at the Barber Institute this autumn.

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A New Song

Friday 6 December, 1pm

Conjure up everyday magic with words by master poet Michael Donaghy in the Midlands premiere of acclaimed Scottish composer Martin Suckling’s The Tuning.

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Boxwood and Brass: A Georgian Country House Christmas

Friday 13 December, 1pm

Praised for ‘spectacular playing’ (Early Music Today) and ‘button-bright performances’ (Gramophone), period wind ensemble Boxwood & Brass bring a taste of the elegant, presenting music that accompanied the festivities.

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Siwan Rhys piano George Barton percussion

Fri 18 October, 1pm

Machine-influenced American minimalism sits next to dramatic celebrations of British legends.

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The Primrose Piano Quartet

Fri 11 October 1–1.50pm

The Primrose Piano Quartet has established a reputation for superb performances and award winning recordings.

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Coming to a concert?

We've put together some guidance and handy tips for attending events in the Barber Concert Hall.

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