South Birmingham Sinfonia

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"The music-making was committed and passionate...incredibly impressive playing."

The South Birmingham Sinfonia (SBS) is a full sized symphony orchestra committed to music-making of the highest standard. SBS is based in Bournville, Birmingham UK. Please explore these web pages to find out more about SBS.

Winter 2018 Concert

Saturday 10th February 2018, 7.30pm, Ruddock Performing Arts Centre

Conducted by Jon Hargreaves.

Tickets are available from the Ruddock Centre. You can go directly to the details for the 10th February at

This will be our first concert with our new conductor Jon Hargreaves, and features a programme of exciting and popular Russian music so should be an evening not to be missed!

As usual, profits will go to St. Mary's Hospice.

Saturday 14th July 2018, 7.30pm, venue to be confirmed

Music by 19th and 20th century English composers including Vaughan Williams, Holst, Butterworth, Delius, Walton, Granger.

Join us!

Places are currently available in a number of sections of the orchestra, e.g. most string instruments, and some others. Please ask!

South Birmingham Sinfonia: Supporting St Mary's Hospice

SBS has a long record of support for St Mary’s Hospice and makes regular donations to this worthy cause from its concert profits.