Stratford-based Orchestra of the Swan will perform their Christmas concert The Twelve Tales of Christmas on Wednesday 8 December, at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire, where they will be joined by vocal quintet Papagena, in a magical and enthralling performance guaranteed to get you in the Christmas spirit.

Featuring excerpts from classic seasonal literature including C.S. Lewis and Charles Dickens, read by actor Graham Padden who also featured in The Swan’s successful digital concert ‘Wind, Sand & Stars’ at the start of the year, along with festive classical pieces including ‘Coventry Carol’.

Orchestra of the Swan is delighted to reunite with Papagena after their hugely successful Christmas concert in 2019.

Tickets are available from or you can call 0121 331 5000