Videos

Britten Sinfonia regularly release films about our work and concerts. These include behind the scenes footage, interviews and concert performances.

Player Profile: Alexandra Reid

Alexandra Reid (2nd violin) is featured in the second of our Player Profile series. Alexandra discusses what it’s like to be a part of Britten Sinfonia and also talks about the orchestra’s creative learning work which she is involved in.

Musically Gifted - Philip Cashian

Philip Cashian is writing a piece for our first-ever Britten Sinfonia Academy At Lunch concert. The Academy is comprised of the most talented classical musicians of secondary school age from across the east of England, who receive bespoke training in the qualities that makes Britten Sinfonia distinctive. You can help support this commission through Musically Gifted

Patricia Kopatchinskaja directs Britten Sinfonia

Ahead of her tour with Britten Sinfonia in March 2014 Patricia discusses the programme and performing with the orchestra. For full details of the performances click here

Player Profile: Caroline Dearnley

A profile of our Principal Cellist, Caroline Dearnley

Sunrise

This was the final song in a new song cycle composed by children from primary schools in the Wymondham area with John Barber and James Redwood and performed alongside Britten’s Serenade for tenor, horn and strings at Wymondham Abbey on 26 June 2013.

Britten Sinfonia
John Barber and James Redwood music leaders
Robin Tritschler tenor
Children and teachers from:
Barford Primary School
Barnham Broom Primary School
Mattishall Primary School
Spooner Row Primary School
Talconeston Primary School
Wreningham Primary School

Additional contributions were made by Wicklewood Primary School, Wymondham High School and Wymondham College.
This project was funded by South Norfolk Council, with additional support from Orchestras Live. Britten Sinfonia is supported using public funding by Arts Council England.

Sunrise from Britten Sinfonia on Vimeo.

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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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