The People’s Orchestra will be performing at the largest celebration of Tolkien – Tolkien 2019 Birmingham.
The week-long event August 7-11 will take place at the Macdonald Burlington hotel in Birmingham. The People’s Orchestra will be performing August 9 (details to be announced). They will be performing three pieces from Lord of the Rings, two pieces from The Hobbit, alongside some other beautiful pieces from their repertoire.
Hundreds of fans, scholars and artists worldwide who share a love for all things Tolkien will be coming together. There will be a panel, talks, games, quizzes and dealers in this unmissable feeling of fellowship.
Speakers at the event include: Tolkien scholars and chronologers Wayne G. Hammond and Christina Scull, Tolkien polemicist Tom Shippey, screen writer and author Brian Sibley, and Artist and Academy Award winner Alan Lee.
Join us as we help celebrate 50 years of The Tolkien Society, details of how to book will be available soon.
START: August 8th 7pm
END: August 8th 11pm
LOCATION: Birmingham, England
CONDUCTOR: Rob Spalton