Winter 2023

Saturday 11th February 7.30pm, Shirley Methodist Church


  • Shostakovich’s Festive Overture
  • Tchaikovsky’s violin concerto, with Charlotte Moseley
  • Rachmaninov’s Second Symphony in E Minor

South Birmingham Sinfonia return to Shirley Methodist Church for the first time since COVID lockdown, with Music Director, Sabrina Ko, and Leader, James Hamilton.

Featuring an exciting programme of romantic music by Russian composers, Dmitri Shostakovich, Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky, and Sergei Rachmaninov, and including the ever popular Violin Concerto by Tchaikovsky, performed by Charlotte Moseley. SBS will take you on a voyage from the exciting Festival that is Shostakovich’s overture, originally written for the Bolshoi Theatre, through Tchaikovsky’s concerto written for violinist and lover Iosif Kotek, to Sergei Rachmaninov’s lush second symphony.