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September 2015

Sculpture 2

Sculpture 7

Ikon Gallery

Rie Nakajima and David Toop question notions of performance as entertainment, conventions of duration and negotiations of space.
A young cornet player performs at Music Maze

Music Maze

CBSO Centre

An exciting, creative, participatory workshops for children aged 8 – 11 inclusive.
Getting stuck in at a Zigzag workshop

Zigzag Ensemble

CBSO Centre

An exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds.
Empty shop unit with to let sign

Requiem To Let

Empty Shop Unit

World premiere performances of a substantial new piece by composer Michael Wolters for solo bass clarinet and tape.
Empty shop unit with to let sign

Requiem To Let

Empty Shop Unit

World premiere performances of a substantial new piece by composer Michael Wolters for solo bass clarinet and tape.
Empty shop unit with to let sign

Requiem To Let

Empty Shop Unit

World premiere performances of a substantial new piece by composer Michael Wolters for solo bass clarinet and tape.
Empty shop unit with to let sign

Requiem To Let

Empty Shop Unit

World premiere performances of a substantial new piece by composer Michael Wolters for solo bass clarinet and tape.
Empty shop unit with to let sign

Requiem To Let

Empty Shop Unit

World premiere performances of a substantial new piece by composer Michael Wolters for solo bass clarinet and tape.

October 2015

Large BCMG ensemble in concert - wide shot, front on

BCMG at Festival Internacional Cervantino

Templo de la Valenciana

BCMG perform at the internationally acclaimed Festival Internacional Cervantino, Guanajuato, Mexico.
Boy creating graphic score for BCMG musicians at Musicadoodle-do

Whisper, Chatter, Draw

Ikon Gallery

Free drop-in creative music and drawing workshop for the whole family.
Creating music at Family Music Maze

Family Music Maze

mac birmingham

An exciting, creative music workshop for 8 - 11 year olds and adult family members.
Getting stuck in at a Zigzag workshop

Zigzag Ensemble

mac birmingham

An exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds.

November 2015

Hubbub concert promotional artwork

Hubbub, A Musical Adventure

CBSO Centre

Come along on a magical, musical journey as five friends follow the trail of the mysterious blue beetle in the quest for a lost voice.
Hubbub concert promotional artwork

Hubbub, A Musical Adventure

CBSO Centre

Come along on a magical, musical journey as five friends follow the trail of the mysterious blue beetle in the quest for a lost voice.
Playing keyboard at a Feel the Buzz workshop

Feel the Buzz

CBSO Centre

Workshops specially designed to allow young people the opportunity to compose music with and for professional musicians.
Melinda Maxwell playing at Ikon Gallery

The Comedy of Change

CBSO Centre

Oliver Knussen leads a ballet-tinged programme featuring the world premiere of Melinda Maxwell’s Sound Investment commission.
Music Maze Small Group

Music Maze

CBSO Centre

An exciting, creative, participatory workshops for children aged 8 – 11 inclusive.
Getting stuck in at a Zigzag workshop

Zigzag Ensemble

CBSO Centre

An exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds.

December 2015

Baritone Roderick Williams

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

CBSO Centre

BCMG presents works by two outstanding British composers - including the premiere of Howard Skempton’s The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.
Baritone Roderick Williams

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner

Wigmore Hall

BCMG presents works by two outstanding British composers - including the premiere of Howard Skempton’s The Rime of the Ancient Mariner.

January 2016

Music Maze participants

Music Maze

CBSO Centre

An exciting, creative, participatory workshops for children aged 8 – 11 inclusive.
Getting stuck in at a Zigzag workshop

Zigzag Ensemble

CBSO Centre

An exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds.

February 2016

BCMG family pre-concert activies

Families@4

CBSO Centre

BCMG presents an hour-long, late-aſternoon concert for the whole family.
Composer Edmund Finnis

Parallel Colour

CBSO Centre

An exciting programme conducted by Richard Baker featuring the world premiere of Edmund Finnis' Sound Investment commission.
BCMG musicians in concert

BCMG at CrossCurrents

Elgar Concert Hall

BCMG brings to a close a new nine-day University of Birmingham contemporary music festival.

March 2016

New opera performance at Music Maze

Music Maze

CBSO Centre

An exciting, creative, participatory workshops for children aged 8 – 11 inclusive.
Getting stuck in at a Zigzag workshop

Zigzag Ensemble

CBSO Centre

An exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds.

April 2016

Creating music at Family Music Maze

Music Maze

CBSO Centre

An exciting, creative, participatory workshops for children aged 8 – 11 inclusive.
Getting stuck in at a Zigzag workshop

Zigzag Ensemble

CBSO Centre

An exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds.
Discussion with workshop leader Fraser Trainer

Feel the Buzz

CBSO Centre

Workshops specially designed to allow young people the opportunity to compose music with and for professional musicians.

May 2016

BCMG family pre-concert activies

Families@4

CBSO Centre

BCMG presents an hour-long, late-aſternoon concert for the whole family.
Composer Benedict Mason

Benedict Mason Portrait

CBSO Centre

BCMG premiere Benedict Mason's Sound Investment commission under Ilan Volkov's baton.
Music Maze Small Group

Music Maze

CBSO Centre

An exciting, creative, participatory workshops for children aged 8 – 11 inclusive.
Getting stuck in at a Zigzag workshop

Zigzag Ensemble

CBSO Centre

An exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds.

June 2016

Getting stuck in at a Zigzag workshop

Zigzag Ensemble

CBSO Centre

An exciting composing and improvising group for 12-16 year olds.
Creating birdsong at Family Music Maze

Music Maze

CBSO Centre

An exciting, creative, participatory music workshop for children aged 8 – 11 inclusive.
BCMG musicians in concert

Remembering the Future

CBSO Centre

BCMG premiere four works by composers with strong connections to the Group in this chamber-scale concert.

July 2016

Bassist and Composer Ben Markland at a workshop

Feel the Buzz

CBSO Centre

Workshops specially designed to allow young people the opportunity to compose music with and for professional musicians.