Interested in applying?

What instruments?

We are looking for instruments normally found in a chamber orchestra:
Violin | Viola | Cello | Double Bass | Flute | Oboe | Clarinet | Bassoon | Horn | Trumpet | Trombone | Percussion | Harp | Piano

What standard?

We are looking for advanced players of grade 8 standard or equivalent – although you don’t have to have taken any exams.

What skills?

We are looking for young musicians who love making music.

Who are:

• highly talented classical players
• open minded and inquisitive
• passionate about their instrument

Who enjoy:

• working in large and small groups alike
• playing in an orchestra and would like to discover different ways of working
• collaborating and exploring new music

To apply you must:

• Download and complete this application form. You can either fill it in digitally or print it out. PDF Form, Excel Form
• Get your instrumental music teacher or your school music teacher, to write a short paragraph for you on this form: PDF Form, Excel Form
• Get your parent or registered carer’s signature. If you fill your form in digitally, we will assume your parent has seen and supports to your application.
• You can email or post your application to us.

Email application forms to academy@brittensinfonia.com

Please post application forms to

Britten Sinfonia Academy
13 Sturton Street
Cambridge
CB1 2SN

Application Deadline

Applications for Britten Sinfonia Academy 2014-15 are now closed. Applications for Britten Sinfonia Academy 2015-16 will be open in November 2014.  

 

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BBC Proms 2014 - Rufus Wainwright

Royal Albert Hall, London
11 September 2014 10:15pm

Britten Sinfonia once again join Rufus Wainwright on stage for this late night prom

Tavener: Flood of Beauty

Barbican Hall, London
28 September 2014 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia give the world premiere of John Tavener's last completed concert work.

Kaleidoscopes

Milton Court Concert Hall (Barbican), London
29 September 2014 7:30pm

Nicholas Daniel is the soloist in John Tavener's theatrical oboe concerto, Kaleidoscopes.

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