Meet the Staff

To contact a member of our staff please either telephone +44 (0)1223 300795, email info@brittensinfonia.com or send a direct email using the following format: firstname.surname@brittensinfonia.com.

Chief Executive

David Butcher

David is responsible for Britten Sinfonia’s artistic, strategic and business planning.

Concerts Director

Hannah Donat

Contact Hannah for enquiries about orchestra engagements, fees, contracts, and advance diary planning. She plans our UK and international touring schedules.

Artistic Planning Director

Nikola White

Nikola is responsible for planning Britten Sinfonia's future projects. She researches artists for our concert work and plans our UK and international touring schedule.

Acting Orchestra Manager

Annabel Marsland

Annabel books players and manages all the practical arrangements for Britten Sinfonia concerts.

Acting Concerts Assistant

Roman Benedict

Roman assists with all areas of Britten Sinfonia's concert activity and orchestral management. If you are interested in playing with Britten Sinfonia you can send your CV and covering letter to Roman, though a response cannot always be guaranteed.

Development Director

Will Harriss

Will is responsible for all areas of the orchestra’s fundraising activities, including donations from individuals, support from trusts and foundations, and corporate sponsorships. He is also the main contact for Britten Sinfonia’s principal public funder, Arts Council England.

Development Assistant

Elizabeth Hunt

Izi assists Will with all areas of fundraising, and is also the main contact for Musically Gifted and the Friends of Britten Sinfonia. Contact Izi to find out how you can support the orchestra.

Marketing Director

Claire Bowdler

Claire is responsible for all areas of the orchestra's marketing and branding.

Marketing Assistant

Lisa Buckby

Lisa assists the Marketing Director in all aspects of the marketing department's work. Please contact Lisa if you require a biography or pictures of the orchestra.

Press Consultant

Sophie Cohen Arts Publicity

Sophie is a freelance press consultant based in London who directs Britten Sinfonia's relations with national press.  Visit her website here

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Creative Learning Director

Isobel Timms

Isobel deals with all aspects of Britten Sinfonia's Creative Learning programme, including Britten Sinfonia Academy, projects in schools and the community, family concerts, coaching and talent development as well as training and CPD for workplaces.

Creative Learning Assistant

Mateja Kaluza

Mateja manages Britten Sinfonia’s pre-concert talk series, Cambridge Composers Workshop, Creative Learning At Lunch projects, and other bespoke projects. She is also currently managing the application process for OPUS2014. Please contact Mateja with any queries about any of our Creative Learning department’s work.

Finance Director

Paul O'Brien

Paul manages Britten Sinfonia's accounts, financial and business planning.

Finance Assistant

Elaine Rust

Elaine assists the Finance Director in all areas of finance. Contact Elaine for any invoice or payment queries.

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Goldberg Variations

The Hexagon, Reading
05 April 2014 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia, perform works by Mozart, Martynov and Bach in The Hexagon, Reading.

Mr Big Family Concert 2014

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
06 April 2014 3:00pm

An interactive family concert featuring live illustrations from Mr Big's author, Ed Vere.

Bach St John Passion

West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge
16 April 2014 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia is joined by a stellar line-up of soloists and its acclaimed professional choir, Britten Sinfonia Voices for these Easter performances of Bach's masterpiece.

Bach St John Passion

Concertgebouw, Amsterdam
17 April 2014 8:15pm

Britten Sinfonia is joined by a stellar line-up of soloists and its acclaimed professional choir, Britten Sinfonia Voices for these Easter performances of Bach's masterpiece.

Bach St John Passion

Barbican Hall, London
18 April 2014 6:00pm

Britten Sinfonia is joined by a stellar line-up of soloists and its acclaimed professional choir, Britten Sinfonia Voices for these Easter performances of Bach's masterpiece.

Bach St John Passion

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
19 April 2014 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia is joined by a stellar line-up of soloists and its acclaimed professional choir, Britten Sinfonia Voices for these Easter performances of Bach's masterpiece.

Bach St John Passion

Norwich Theatre Royal, Norwich
20 April 2014 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia is joined by a stellar line-up of soloists and its acclaimed professional choir, Britten Sinfonia Voices for these Easter performances of Bach's masterpiece.

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