Britten Sinfonia is one of the world’s most celebrated and pioneering ensembles. The orchestra is an Associate Ensemble at the Barbican, has residencies in Norwich and Cambridge, and a chamber series at Wigmore Hall. Britten Sinfonia enjoys a growing international profile, and is frequently heard on disc, BBC Radio 3 and commercial radio. Visit our Multimedia pages for our blogs and films, or find our podcast series, along with clips from our CDs on the Listen to Us pages.
Listen and Discover
Thought all ‘new’ music was scary? Have a listen to this.Read more
New Chairman for Board of Trustees
Dr Jerome Booth appointed Chairman of Britten Sinfonia board.Read more
TAKE TWO: Oliver Knussen in Focus
A double-bill artist portrait of the composer and conductor, Oliver KnussenRead more
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Britten Sinfonia has been playing outstanding concerts to audiences across the UK and the rest of the world for over twenty years.
We perform up to 100 concerts a season reaching more than 40,000 people every year and thousands of young people participate in our Creative Learning sessions.
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Southampton, Norwich and Cambridge
24 - 27 September 2015
American pianist Jeremy Denk joins Britten Sinfonia to direct a vibrant programme of music from two of history’s greatest composers, J. S. Bach and Stravinsky.