City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

In 2020 the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra will celebrate its centenary. Since the inaugural concert, conducted by Sir Edward Elgar in November 1920, the CBSO has grown into a 90-piece ensemble with a worldwide reputation.

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Maestro Michael Seal

Getting the perfect ‘Soundtrack To Your Summer’

By City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra

We continue our film theme as Michael Seal, the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra’s Associate Conductor, tells us about the challenges of conducting and performing film music.

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