Guest Artists

The artistic vision of Britten Sinfonia is built around the extraordinary skills and development of its players – all chamber musicians and soloists of the highest quality.  Britten Sinfonia invites international artists from across right the musical spectrum to work with them on projects suited to the particular skills of each visiting artist. More recently the orchestra has developed close associations with certain artists who they consult and work with regularly.

For more information on the artists featured in recent and forthcoming projects follow the links below:

A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I   J  K  L   M   N  O  P   Q  R   S   T  U V  W  X  Y   Z

A

Thomas Ades

B
Allison Bell

Kuljit Bhamra
Luke Bedford
Ian Bostridge

Baldur Bronnimann

C

Choir of King's College, Cambridge
Choir of Jesus College, Cambridge
Allan Clayton

Sarah Connolly
Allison Cook
Imogen Cooper
Lucy Crowe

D
Peter Maxwell Davies

Iestyn Davies
Neal Davies

Brett Dean
Jonathan Dove
Julia Doyle

E
Sir Mark Elder
Eriks Esenvalds


F

G

James Gilchrist

H
Barbara Hannigan
Arve Henriksen
Angela Hewitt
Simon Holt

I
Alina Ibragimova

J
Netia Jones
 

K
Simon Keenlyside
Andrew Kennedy
Henning Kraggerud
Pekka Kuusisto
Oliver Knussen

Patricia Kopatchinskaja


L

Paul Lewis

M
James MacMillan
Colin Matthews
Joanna McGregor
Brad Mehldau
Nico Muhly

Nicolas Mulroy
Tim Murray

Robert Murray

N
Marcelo Nisinman

O


P
Mark Padmore
Julian Philips

Q


R
Vadim Repin

Seb Rochford

Richard Alston Dance Company
Maxim Rysanov
 

S
Andy Sheppard

 


T
Elin Manahan Thomas


U


V

W
Richard Watkins
Stian Westerhus

Ryan Wigglesworth
Roderick Williams
John Woolrich

X


Y


Z

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Benjamin Grosvenor directs

Milton Court Concert Hall (Barbican), London
01 May 2016 7:30pm

Benjamin Grosvenor makes his Britten Sinfonia debut, directing from the keyboard Mozart’s last Piano Concerto No.27 K595.

Tour of China - Britten's Phaedra

Shanghai Concert Hall, Shanghai
06 May 2016 7:30pm

The first concert in our tour of China featuring Allison Cook and Mahan Esfahani

Tour of China - Serenade for tenor, horn and strings

Shanghai Concert Hall, Shanghai
07 May 2016 7:30pm

The second concert in our tour of China featuring Britten's Serenada for tenor, horn and strings.

Tour of China - Les illuminations

Shanghai Concert Hall, Shanghai
08 May 2016 7:30pm

the third programme in our tour of China featuring Britten's Les Illuminations

Tour of China - Britten's Phaedra

Wuhan Qintai Concert Hall, Wuhan
10 May 2016 7:30pm

The first concert in our tour of China featuring Allison Cook and Mahan Esfahani

The Dark Mirror: Zender's Winterreise

Barbican Theatre, London
12 May 2016 7:45pm

Ian Bostridge stars in a gripping theatrical version of Schubert's Winterreise in which composer Hans Zender’s iconoclastic orchestral re-imagining of the original is staged by acclaimed opera director and video artist Netia Jones.

The Dark Mirror: Zender's Winterreise

Barbican Theatre, London
13 May 2016 7:45pm

Ian Bostridge stars in a gripping theatrical version of Schubert's Winterreise in which composer Hans Zender’s iconoclastic orchestral re-imagining of the original is staged by acclaimed opera director and video artist Netia Jones.

The Dark Mirror: Zender's Winterreise

Barbican Theatre, London
14 May 2016 7:45pm

Ian Bostridge stars in a gripping theatrical version of Schubert's Winterreise in which composer Hans Zender’s iconoclastic orchestral re-imagining of the original is staged by acclaimed opera director and video artist Netia Jones.

Ruby Hughes & Mahan Esfahani

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
15 May 2016 3:00pm

Mezzo soprano Ruby Hughes joins Britten Sinfonia for a performance of Britten's last great masterpiece, Phaedra.

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