Surge in Spring V Festival returns to Midlands Arts Centre for two days of exceptional music from around the globe. From Bosnian-born Swiss accordion from Mario Batkovic, to the taegŭm Korean bamboo flute being explored by Korean-born UK based Hyelim Kim, to exuberant Ethiopian song and dance tunes from Krar Collective through to a high energy Surge Orchestra performance that includes the ‘best of’ from recent year’s performance and exciting new collaborations, Surge Forward presents a stellar line up of exciting music for you to enjoy.

Tickets available at for main theatre performances. All other performances are free and unticketed.


Produced by Surge Forward Music and Arts with funding from Arts Council England and Midlands Arts Centre.