Birmingham Triennial Musical FestivalFestival: 22nd September - 1st October 1977
Birmingham Town Hall
Ottello/Othello by William Shakespeare
Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Chorus
Conductor: Anthony Hopkins
The Birmingham Triennial Musical Festival was founded in 1784 and was the longest-running classical music festival of its kind. It last took place in 1912. There were attempts to revive it 1968-1977.