Create Account

Find an Event

Do you have an event you'd like to have listed?

    CLASSICAL / OPERA

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Red Diamond SuperPops! Series

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

    September 30, 2016

    Birmingham Does Broadway Birmingham's best and brightest join the ASO in a night of Broadway hits! From Rodgers & Hammerstein to Stephen Sondheim to Andrew Lloyd Webber, this is a night not to be missed!

    ...more


    UAB Choirs in concert

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Southside Baptist Church, Birmingham

    October 21, 2016

    UAB Choirs in concert, 7:00 p.m., in Southside Baptist Church, 11th Avenue South at 19th Street. Conducted by Brian Kittredge. A donation of $5 is suggested.


    Alabama Symphony Orchestra EBSCO Masterworks Series

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

    October 21 - October 22, 2016

    Tchaikovsky's First Piano Concerto

    Carlos Izcaray, conductor
    Gabriela Montero, piano

    TCHAIKOSVKY The Tempest Fantasy-Overture
    TCHAIKOVSKY Piano Concerto No. 1...more

    Choral Evensong

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

    October 23, 2016

    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.


    UAB Piano Series presents Eric Zuber

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    October 23, 2016

    Zuber rose to international acclaim in 2007 after winning the Gold Medal in the Hilton Head International Piano Competition. More prizes followed in Seoul and Sydney in 2008, Dublin in 2009, at...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster & Friends Series: The Five Senses, a Tango Celebration with Raul Jaurena

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

    October 25, 2016

    Raul Jaurena, Bandoneon
    Daniel Szasz, Violin
    Serghei Tanas, Violin
    Simona Rusu, Viola
    Ariana Arcu, Cello

    Program to include Raul Jaurena's The Five Senses...more

    UAB Wind Symphony and Symphony Band in concert

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    October 27, 2016

    UAB Wind Symphony and Symphony Band in concert, 7:00 p.m., in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall. Conducted by Gene Fambrough, and Cara Morantz


    Mid-Day Music: Sadie Goodman, soprano

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

    October 28, 2016

    Sadie Goodman, soprano, accompanied by Beth McGinnis, piano, will perform a free, 30-minute concert in Clingman Commons at the Cathedral Church of the Advent at 12:30 p.m. Dr. Goodman is...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Red Diamond SuperPops! Series

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

    October 28, 2016

    Cirque De La Symphonie Spookacular

    We welcome back our favorite cirque performers to dazzle the audience all set to a backdrop of haunting orchestral favorites.


    UAB Voice Studio Recital

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at UAB - Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall, Birmingham

    October 30, 2016

    UAB Voice Studio Recital featuring the students of Won Cho, Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk, and Paul Mosteller, 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall.


    The Cathedral Choir in Concert - Duruflé's Requiem

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

    November 1, 2016

    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

    UAB Jazz Ensemble in concert

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    November 2, 2016

    UAB Jazz Ensemble in concert, 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center, Morris K. Sirote Theatre. Directed by Steve Roberts.


    Opera Shots

    Presented by Opera Birmingham at Good People Brewery, Birmingham

    November 3, 2016

    Opera Shots is Opera Birmingham’s new annual series of pop-up concerts throughout the community. Held in unexpected places and designed to break down the stereotypes of opera, Opera shots...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Coffee Concerts

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

    November 4, 2016

    Complimentary coffee and pastries before each concert.

    Mozart's Prague Symphony

    Jeffrey Kahane, conductor

    ANDRES Paraphrase on Themes of Brian Eno
    MOZART...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra EBSCO Masterworks Series

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

    November 4 - November 5, 2016

    Play + Conduct: Mozart & Beethoven with Jeffrey Kahane

    Jeffrey Kahane, conductor & piano

    BEETHOVEN Piano Concerto No. 4
    ANDRES Paraphrase on Themes of Brian...more

    Organ Recital - Jack Mitchener

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    November 6, 2016

    Jack Mitchener will present  the opening recital of the 2016 November Organ Recital Series at Independent Presbyterian Church. He has recently been appointed Director of the Townsend-McAfee...more

    Frederick Teardo, organ

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

    November 7, 2016

    The 2016-2017 Cathedral Concert Series presents Frederick Teardo, the Cathedral’s own Director of Music and Organist, who will perform the complete organ works of French composer...more

    UAB Percussion Ensemble

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    November 7, 2016

    UAB Percussion Ensemble in concert, 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center, Morris K. Sirote Theatre. Directed by Gene Fambrough.


    UAB Jazz Combos in concert

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at UAB - Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall, Birmingham

    November 8, 2016

    UAB Jazz Combos in concert, 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall. Directed by Carlos Pino and Steve Roberts.


    UAB Brass Chamber Ensembles in concert

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at UAB - Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall, Birmingham

    November 9, 2016

    UAB Brass Chamber Ensembles in concert, 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall. Featuring Blazer Trumpets, Trombone Choir, Tuba and Euphonium Ensemble and other brass student...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Red Diamond SuperPops! Series

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

    November 10, 2016

    Red, White & Swing

    On the eve of Veterans Day we salute our Armed Forces with a patriotic concert featuring Big Band favorites that harken back to the time of the Andrews Sisters.


    UAB Faculty Recital featuring Denise Gainey, clarinet, and Yakov Kasman, pianist

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    November 10, 2016

    UAB Faculty Recital featuring Denise Gainey, clarinet, and Yakov Kasman, pianist, 7:00 p.m., in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center, Reynolds-Kirschbaum Recital Hall.


    UAB Computer Music Ensemble in concert

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at UAB - Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall, Birmingham

    November 11, 2016

    UAB Computer Music Ensemble in concert, 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall. Directed by Matthew Bryant and featuring new works of electro-acoustic music and multimedia by student...more

    Choral Evensong

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

    November 13, 2016

    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.


    Organ Recital - Mark Laubach

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    November 13, 2016

    The 2016 November Organ Recital Series at Independent Presbyterian Church continues on November 13 with a recital by Mark Laubach. Mark Laubach has served as Organist and Choirmaster of St....more

    UAB Gospel Choir presents “The Classics”

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    November 14, 2016

    UAB Gospel Choir presents “The Classics” at 21st anniversary concert, 7:00 p.m., in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall. Directed by Kevin Turner. Tickets are $7 general...more

    UAB Piano Studio and Piano Ensembles Recital

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at UAB - Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall, Birmingham

    November 15, 2016

    UAB Piano Studio and Piano Ensembles Recital, 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall. Featuring the students of Yakov Kasman, with Piano Ensembles directed by Tatiana Kasman.


    UAB Student Recital

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at UAB - Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall, Birmingham

    November 16, 2016

    UAB Student Recital, 12:20 p.m., in UAB’s Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall. Featuring advanced students in the Department of Music, with Chris Steele, pianist. 


    Chamber Music @ AEIVA

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at UAB Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts (AEIVA), Birmingham

    November 17, 2016

    Chamber Music @ AEIVA, reception at 5:00 p.m., concert at 5:30 p.m., in the Abroms-Engel Institute for the Visual Arts. Continuing the Department of Music’s collaboration with AEIVA, the fourth...more

    Mid-Day Music: Matthew Hoch, baritone

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

    November 18, 2016

    Matthew Hoch, baritone, will perform a free, 30-minute concert at the Cathedral Church of the Advent at 12:30 p.m. Hoch is Associate Professor of Voice at Auburn University. His website...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Coffee Concerts

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

    November 18, 2016

    Complimentary coffee and pastries before each concert.

    Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Suite

    Alpesh Chauhan, conductor
    Tessa Lark, violin

    MOZART Violin Concerto No. 3 in G...more

    UAB Opera presents “Amahl and the Night Visitors

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    November 17 - November 18, 2016

    UAB Opera presents “Amahl and the Night Visitors,” 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center, Sirote Theatre. Written by Gian Carlo Menotti, directed by Kristine Hurst-Wajszczuk. Tickets are...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra EBSCO Masterworks Series

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

    November 18 - November 19, 2016

    Tchaikovsky's Swan Lake Suite

    Alpesh Chauhan, conductor
    Tessa Lark, violin

    MOZART Violin Concerto No. 3 in G Major
    TCHAIKOVSKY Swan Lake Suite
    MENDELSSOHN...more

    Handel's MESSIAH

    Presented by Alabama Civic Chorale at Riverchase United Methodist Church, Hoover

    November 20, 2016

    The Alabama Civic Chorale will present their 69th annual performance of Handel's MESSIAH with soloists and orchestra on Sunday, November 20 at 3:00 p.m.  The program will take place at...more

    Organ Recital - Wolfgang Rübsam

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    November 20, 2016

    Wolfgang Rümsam will present the third recital as part of Independent Presbyterian Church's November Organ Recital Series.Wolfgang Rübsam, a German-born American organist, first studied organ in...more

    Music for Organ and Brass

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    November 27, 2016

    The 2016 November Organ Recital Series concludes on November 27 with Music for Organ and Brass, with Dr. Jeff R. McLelland as the organist. Jeff R. McLelland, DMA has been the Director of Music...more

    UAB Music presents Elaine Liaw Senior Flute Recital

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    November 29, 2016

    UAB Music presents Elaine Liaw Senior Flute Recital, with pianist Chris Steele, 7:30 p.m., in UAB’s Mary Culp Hulsey Recital Hall. Free. Call 205-934-7376 or visit www.uab.edu/cas/music.


    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Red Diamond SuperPops! Series

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    December 2, 2016

    Winter Wonderland at the Alabama

    Local favorite Kristi Tingle Higginbotham joins us for holiday favorites, and on the second half we'll show Academy Award nominated film The Snowman...more

    Service of Choral Evensong

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church

    December 4, 2016

    Evensong is a service of Evening Prayer by Song, drawing on traditions from the 4th century. The service is about 30 minutes long, followed by a 30 minute organ recital. The December...more

    A Service of Advent Lessons and Carols

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

    December 4, 2016

    The Cathedral Choirs sing the traditional service of readings, hymns and choral anthems, to celebrate the Coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, at the Cathedral Church of the Advent.  


    UAB Music’s Christmas at the Alys

    Presented by UAB Department of Music at Alys Robinson Stephens Performing Arts Center, Birmingham

    December 5, 2016

    UAB Music’s Christmas at the Alys, 7:00 p.m., in UAB’s Alys Stephens Center, Jemison Concert Hall. Featuring the best of traditional holiday favorites and standard choral classics, the event...more

    Alabama Symphony Orchestra Concertmaster & Friends Series: Quintessential Quintets

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

    December 6, 2016

    Daniel Szasz, Violin
    Mayumi Masri, Violin
    Michael Fernandez, Viola
    Carlos Izcaray, Cello
    Yakov Kasman, Piano

    Yakov Kasman, piano, and Carlos Izcaray, cello, along...more

    Sounds of the Season

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

    December 9, 2016

    Sounds of the Season on December 9 will start off your holidays on a good note! Drawing on the talent of the Opera Birmingham Chorus, the concert will feature a variety of solo and ensemble...more

    Mid-Day Music: The Cathedral Ringers Handbell Ensemble

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

    December 16, 2016

    The Cathedral Ringers Handbell Ensemble, under the director of Frederick Teardo, will perform a free, 30-minute concert of seasonal music at the Cathedral Church of the Advent.


    Handel's Messiah & Vivaldi's Gloria

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

    December 16, 2016

    Celebrate the holiday season with Vivaldi's jubilant Gloria and the Christmas portion (part 1 + Hallelujah) of Handle's Messiah!

    Carlos Izcarau, conductor
    Sarah Asmar, soprano...more

    A Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols

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

    December 18, 2016

    The Cathedral Choir sings the traditional service of Nine Lessons and Carols celebrating the birth of Jesus, modeled after the famous service held annually at King's College, Cambridge.


    Advent Messiah Series

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church at Independent Presbyterian Church, Birmingham

    November 27 - December 18, 2016

    During the four Sundays of Advent, beginning November 27, the Independent Presbyterian Church Choir will present portions of Handel's MESSIAH during the morning services at 8:45 a.m. and 11:00...more

    Christmas Services

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

    December 24 - December 25, 2016

    Come celebrate Christmas with Christmas Eve Services and Christmas services at the Cathedral Church of the Advent. Christmas Eve services begin with the children's service and the Blessing of the...more

    New Year's Eve at the Alabama

    Presented by Alabama Symphony Orchestra at Alabama Theatre, Birmingham

    December 31, 2016

    Ring in 2017 with waltzes, operatic selections and a glass of champagne with the Alabama Symphony in the historic Alabama Theatre.

    Christopher Confessore, conductor


    Service of Choral Evensong

    Presented by Independent Presbyterian Church

    January 8, 2017

    Evensong is a service of Evening Prayer by Song, drawing on traditions from the 4th century. The service is about 30 minutes long, followed by a 30 minute organ recital. The January...more

    Three Decembers

    Presented by Opera Birmingham

    January 20 - January 22, 2017

    Opera Birmingham continues its successful chamber opera series with this intimate performance at the Red Mountain Theatre Cabaret on January 20 and 22. Jake Heggie’s deeply moving opera explores...more

    1 2 next »

      • Sponsors

        Featured Partner


      • More Fun

        al baby & child event picks

        cheap date ideas

        local music scene

        after-work happenings

        regional day trips

      © 2016 - Create Birmingham (formerly Cultural Alliance of Greater Birmingham) | 310 18th Street North, Suite 303 Birmingham, AL 35203