One Ring…..

“One Ring to rule them all….”  There are many parallels between J. R. R. Tolkien’s Lord of the Rings and Wagner’s Ring of the Nibelung. Both works centre around an all-powerful, but cursed, golden ring; dragons, hoards of gold and reforged swords also feature strongly in both works. During his …

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Das Rheingold -150th Anniversary

2019 is the 150th anniversary of the first performance of Richard Wagner’s opera, Das Rheingold (22nd September 1869) – the Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing the opera in a concert performance on 13th October 2019 in Birmingham’s Symphony Hall. Tickets can be purchased from the Symphony Hall website or from BPO …

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BPO Film Music Concerts in Birmingham

After a fantastic sell out concert in Shrewsbury on Sunday, the BPO returns to its home at the University of Birmingham to perform two exciting film music concerts at the Elgar Concert Hall in the Bramall Music building. Our family friendly Movie Matinée concert starts at 3pm on Sunday 10th …

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Last minute Christmas presents…….

If you are still looking for that last minute Christmas present, why not buy some tickets for one of BPO’s upcoming film music concerts? The concerts are filled with some of the world’s most popular film music including Star Wars, ET, The Mission and Despicable Me! Tickets are now available …

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