- Opening Night: 30 September 1940
- Performance: 05 October 1940
- Genre: Music
Conducted on Thursday to Saturday by Dr. Malcolm Sargeant and on Monday to Wednesday by Basil Cameron
‘A gesture by Jack Hilton and George Black to help keep the London Philharmonic Orchestra in Being’ The Birmingham Mail on 1/10/1940 said ‘It is unnecessary to emphasise that, War or No, this is a great opportunity for Birmingham people to support a courageous venture’.