For Mahan Esfahani, the harpsichord has never been a historic instrument. Everything he plays buzzes with the same irrepressible energy and intelligence; whether the music of the English renaissance (an Esfahani passion), or a modern rediscovery by Maconchy or Srnka. The Guardian hailed the “piercing insight” of his Bach: a live event is a very special encounter with a really phenomenal artist.
Birmingham Town Hall is a Grade I listed concert hall and venue for popular assemblies opened in 1834 and situated in Victoria Square, Birmingham, England.
For more than 180 years, Town Hall has been a hub of civic and cultural life in Birmingham. From classical to comedy to rock to pop, it’s now one of the city’s most versatile venues having featured artists such as David Bowie, Led Zeppelin, Tony Iommi, Caitlin Moran and more. Famous classical premieres include Mendelssohn’s Elijah and Elgar’s The Dream of Gerontius, The Apostles, The Kingdom and The Music Makers.