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    CLASSICAL / OPERA

    Hamlet

    Presented by Opera Birmingham at Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center - Samford University, Birmingham

    January 23 - January 25, 2015

    Soprano Leah Partridge and baritone Corey McKern star in this thrilling and tuneful version of Shakespeare’s classic tale of the Prince of Denmark and his doomed love. French composer Ambroise Thomas’s grand opera has been a huge hit in opera houses around the world, but has never before been produced in Alabama. Opera Birmingham favorite Dona D. Vaughn returns to direct, and emerging star conductor ...more


    The Metropolitan Opera: Les Contes d’Hoffmann

    Presented by Fathom Events at Carmike Vestavia Hills 10, Vestavia Hills

    January 31 - February 4, 2015

    Experience the ninth season of the Metropolitan Opera’s Peabody and Emmy Award-winning series The Met: Live in HD in select cinemas nationwide. The broadcast of Offenbach’s...more

    Hultgren Cello Retrospective

    Presented by Birmingham Art Music Alliance and Moonlight on the Mountain at Moonlight on the Mountain, Birmingham

    February 4, 2015

    As a founding member of the Birmingham Art Music Alliance, Craig Hultgren has been deeply involved with the group's composers in the creation of works for...more

    Sybarite5

    Presented by Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    February 6, 2015

    Sybarite5, the first string quintet to ever win the Concert Artists Guild International Competition, has made their name by blurring classical and rock motifs, earning them praise from critics and...more

    Early Music Concert

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    February 6, 2015

    As part of the 2015 Religious Arts Festival, The Rose Ensemble will present a concert entitled "Land of Three Faiths."


    Academy of the Arts Music Recital

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    February 8, 2015

    Featuring students in grades 1-12


    Hymn Festival

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    February 8, 2015

    As the closing event of the 2015 Religious Arts Festival, 6 local church choirs, The Ambassador Brass, and organ will present a Hymn Festival, "The Liturgical Year." The program will...more

    Faculty Recital: Christina Villaverde, soprano

    Presented by Samford University at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    February 10, 2015

    Join us for some amazing music featuring Samford's own, Christina Villaverde, soprano


    The Jung Trio

    Presented by Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    February 12, 2015

    Hailed for its soul-stirring, captivating performances of artistry, The Jung Trio “is a spectacular group with wonderful musicality at their fingertips,” (Ezra Laderman, composer and...more

    Mid-Day Music: Rhonda Sider Edgington, organ

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    February 13, 2015

    Ronda Sider Edgington performs a free, 30-minute concert on the 100-rank Grieb-Williams Organ at the Cathedral Church of the Advent at 12:30 p.m. Edgington is Organist of Hope Church (Reformed...more

    Choral Evensong

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    February 15, 2015

    The Cathedral Choir sings the traditional Anglincan service of Choral Evensong, a beautiful service of prayers, lessons and anthems at the Cathedral Church of the Advent.


    Lois Pickard Music Scholarship Luncheon

    Presented by Symphony Volunteer Council and Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Vestavia Hills Country Club, Birmingham

    February 19, 2015

    1st and 2nd Place winners of the Lois Pickard Music Scholarship competition in three performance categories: Piano, Strings, and Brass/Woodwinds/Percussion will perform beginning at 11:00 am...more

    Service of Choral Evensong

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    February 22, 2015

    The IPC Camerata, under the direction of Dr. Jeff McLelland, will provide the service music. Following the service Dr.  Patricia Fitzsimmons, of Edgewood Presbyterian Church, will present a...more

    Mnozil Brass

    Presented by Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center and Birmingham Chamber Music Society at Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center - Samford University, Birmingham

    February 26, 2015

    Called “the Monty Python of the music world”, this virtuosic ensemble is probably the most unique brass septet ever to emerge from Vienna. Bringing a sense of fun and adventure to the...more

    Davis Architects Guest Artist Series: Mnozil Brass

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center - Samford University, Birmingham

    February 26, 2015

    Copresented with the Birmingham Chamber Music Society and the Wright Center Signature Series, the Mnozil Brass are called "the Monty Python of the music world." Bringing a sense of fun...more

    Winter Scenes: An Evening of Collaboration

    Presented by Alabama School of Fine Arts at Alabama School of Fine Arts, Birmingham

    February 27 - February 28, 2015

    ASFA's dancers, musicians and actors take the stage for an exciting evening in the renowned Dorothy Jemison Day Theater.


    Terrance & Tiffany Brown; with Members of The Red Mountain Chamber Orchestra

    Presented by Birmingham Music Club at Clubhouse on Highland, Birmingham

    February 28, 2015

    What a special evening! The Music Club returns to the intimate and elegant Clubhouse On Highland with a special presentation of a husband and wife opera singing team. Both Terrance & Tiffany...more

    Birmingham Ballet presents Swan Lake

    Presented by Birmingham Ballet at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Concert Hall , Birmingham

    February 27 - March 1, 2015

    A messmerizing crowd favorite, Swan Lake uses Russian folklore to tell the story of young Odette who is turned into a swan by the
    evil Von Rothbart. Birmingham Ballet’s premiere of...more

    Samford University Orchestra

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    March 3, 2015

    Join us for some amazing music featuring Samford's University Orchestra.


    Choral Evensong

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    March 8, 2015

    The Cathedral Choir sings the traditional Anglincan service of Choral Evensong, a beautiful service of prayers, lessons and anthems at the Cathedral Church of the Advent.


    Academy of the Arts Music Recital

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    March 8, 2015

    Featuring students in grades 1-12


    Samford University String Quartet

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    March 10, 2015

    Join us for some amazing music featuring Samford's String Quartet


    La Bohème

    Presented by Opera Birmingham at Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center - Samford University, Birmingham

    March 13 - March 15, 2015

    Puccini’s perennial favorite returns to the Opera Birmingham stage after an 8-year absence, and superstar Elizabeth Futral takes on one of the greatest roles in all of opera! You’ve...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Classical Masters Series

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    December 20, 2014 - March 20, 2015

    All the classics, from Handel to Haydn

    Dec. 20: Handel's Messiah, Alys Stephens Center
    Feb. 21: Music from Vivaldi's Seasonsl
    Mar. 20: Appalachian Spring


    Service of Choral Evensong

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    March 22, 2015

    The IPC Camerata, under the direction of Dr. Jeff McLelland, will provide the service music. Following the service Sherelyn Breland, of First Church of Christ, Scientist, will present a 30 minute...more

    Alabama Symphony Youth Orchestra: ASYO/ASO Side by Side

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    March 22, 2015

    Catch the top-notch youth orchestra playing along side the professional musicians of the Alabama Symphony Orchestra.


    Davis Architects Guest Artist Series and Birmingham Chamber Music Society present: Brentano String Quartet

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    March 24, 2015

    Since its inception in 1992, the Brentano String Quartet has appeared throughout the world to popular and critical acclaim. Described as "passionate, uninhibited and spellbinding," the...more

    Brentano String Quartet

    Presented by Birmingham Chamber Music Society and Samford University at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    March 24, 2015

    BRENTANO STRING QUARTET The Brentano String Quartet will be in concert on Tuesday, March 24, 2015, at 7:30 pm. at Brock Hall, Samford University. The Brentano Quartet is sponsored by the...more

    Frederick Teardo, organ - Symphonie de la Passion, Op. 20 - Paul de Maleingreau

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    March 29, 2015

    Christ’s Passion has been depicted in countless works of art, music, literature and theatre. Paul de Maleingreau's Symphonie de la Passion offers a path through prayer...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster & Friends Series

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    October 14, 2014 - March 31, 2015

    Intimate chamber music curated by Concermaster Daniel Szasz    

    Oct. 14: Russian Passion: An Evening of Tchaikovsky
    Jan. 27: 20th Century Masters: Copland and...more

    Faculty Recital: Kathryn Fouse, piano

    Presented by Samford University at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    April 7, 2015

    Join us for some amazing music featuring Samford's own, Kathryn Fouse, piano


    Samford Percussion Ensemble

    Presented by Samford University at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    April 16, 2015

    Join us for some amazing music featuring Samford's Percussion Ensemble.


    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Wells Fargo Classical EDGE Series

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    March 6 - April 17, 2015

    We welcome the new generation of musicians who are defying convention -- creating mashups that redefine the future of sound. The music lasts an hour but the party may detain you...more

    Dr. Chandler and Jane Paris Smith Opera Series: Samford Opera Workshop Scenes

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Bolding Studio - Samford University, Birmingham

    April 17 - April 18, 2015

    Join Dr. Chandler and Jane Paris Smith for an Opera Series: Samford Opera Workshop Scenes


    Academy of the Arts Music Recital

    Presented by Samford University at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    April 18 - April 19, 2015

    Featuring students in grades 1-12


    Cathedral Concert Series: The Tallis Scholars

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    April 21, 2015

    The world-renowned Tallis Scholars, a British-based choral ensemble specializing in renaissance and modern music, founded and directed by Peter Phillips, will perform on the Cathedral Church of...more

    Samford Wind Ensemble and Orchestra

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    April 21, 2015

    Featuring the winners of the Concerto-Aria Competition and the Composition Contest.


    Samford Symphonic Band

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    April 23, 2015

    Join us for some amazing music featuring Samford's Symphonic Band.


    Mid-Day Music: The Alabama Choir School Concert Choir

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    April 24, 2015

    The Concert Choir of the Alabma Choir School, based in Tuscaloosa and directed by Doff Procter and Karen Nicolosi, will perform a free, 30-minute concert at the Cathedral Church of the Advent.


    Choral Evensong

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    April 26, 2015

    The Cathedral Choir sings the traditional Anglincan service of Choral Evensong, a beautiful service of prayers, lessons and anthems at the Cathedral Church of the Advent.


    Service of Choral Evensong

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    April 26, 2015

    The IPC Camerata, under the direction of Dr. Jeff McLelland, will provide the service music. Following the service Christopher Henley, a student at the University of Alabama, will present a 30...more

    Academy of the Arts Music Recital

    Presented by Samford University and Samford University School of the Arts at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    April 26, 2015

    Featuring students in grades 1-12


    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Red Diamond SuperPops! Series

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Leslie S. Wright Fine Arts Center - Samford University, Birmingham

    September 26, 2014 - May 2, 2015

    Celebrating the best in Pops, Broadway, Jazz and More!

    Sept. 26 - The Hit Men
    Oct. 17 - Act of Congress, Alabama Theatre
    Nov. 14 - Ann Hampton Callaway sings Streisand...more

    Academy of the Arts Music Recital and Awards Ceremony

    Presented by Samford University at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    May 2, 2015

    Featuring students in grades 1-12


    Shen Yun

    Presented by Shen Yun at Birmingham Jefferson Convention Complex (BJCC) Concert Hall , Birmingham

    May 3, 2015

    Through the universal language of music and dance, Shen Yun weaves a wondrous tapestry of heavenly realms, ancient legends, and modern heroic tales, taking you on a journey through 5,000 years of...more

    Division of Music Honors Recital

    Presented by Samford University at Brock Recital Hall - Samford University, Birmingham

    May 5, 2015

    Join us for some amazing music featuring Samford's Division of Music Honors Recital


    UAB Faculty Brass Quintet free “First Thursday” concerts at UAB Hospital

    Presented by UAB Department of Music

    October 2, 2014 - May 7, 2015

     The University of Alabama at Birmingham Department of Music’s Faculty Brass Quintet, in partnership with University Hospital, is set for a new series of monthly “First...more

    Alabama Symphony Youth Orchestra Spring Concert

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    May 9, 2015

    Triumphant last hurrah of the regular season for the youth orchestra to shine!


    Choral Eucharist for Ascension Day

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    May 14, 2015

    The Cathedral Choir sings the traditional Anglican service of sung Holy Communion at the Cathedral Church of the Advent in celebration of the Feast of the Ascension.


    37th Annual Opera Competition, Semi-Finals

    Presented by Opera Birmingham at UAB - Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall, Birmingham

    May 16, 2015

    Hear the stars of tomorrow as 20 of the finest young singers you’ll ever hear compete for over $10,000 in prizes and a chance to star in an Opera Birmingham production! Compare your picks...more

    The Cathedral Choir in Concert - Music of K. Lee Scott

    Presented by Cathedral Church of the Advent at Cathedral Church of the Advent, Birmingham

    May 17, 2015

    The Cathedral Choir is an entirely auditioned, semi-professional ensemble whose primary purpose is to provide music for worship at the Advent. The Choir, under the direction of Dr. Frederick...more

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