Videos

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

Phoenix School Creative Orchestra Project: Graphic Scores

The Phoenix School Creative Orchestra Project was lead by Duncan Chapman with Bridget Carey (viola), Jack McNeill (clarinet) and Tim Gunnell (percussion). It involved 14 students with special educational needs and disabilities. This video shows a series of graphic scores the participants created which were then performed by the Britten Sinfonia musicians.

The project was funded by Peterborough Music Hub and Phoenix School.

Player Profile: Clare Finnimore

Clare Finnimore (Principal Viola) is featured in the fourth of our Player Profile series. Clare talks about her diverse work with Britten Sinfonia and her favourite moments.

The Link Ensemble

The Link Ensemble is a new creative group, led by Duncan Chapman, integrating students with special education needs at Comberton Village College with their GCSE peers through workshops with Britten Sinfonia musicians. In this film participants talk about working with Britten Sinfonia.

TAKE TWO: Oliver Knussen in Focus

Ahead of our TAKE TWO: Oliver Knussen in Focus double-bill at the Barbican our musicians talk about working with Knussen and performing his music.

2015-16 season trailer

A short trailer highlighting some of our key projects and collaborations during the 2015-16 season.

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Ian Bostridge directs

Norwich Theatre Royal, Norwich
19 June 2016 7:30pm

Ian Bostridge joins Britten Sinfonia for Britten's Serenade for tenor, horn and strings.

Britten Sinfonia at St Denis Festival 2016

Basilica Cathedral of St Denis, Paris
20 June 2016 8:30pm

Rosemary Standley, singer with international music collective, Moriarty, and young Brazilian cellist/singer-songwriter Dom La Nena (known as a duo as Birds on a Wire) join forces with Britten Sinfonia for new arrangements of ballads and lullabies.

Aldeburgh Festival 2016

Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Snape
23 June 2016 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia is joined by preeminent conductor/composer Oliver Knussen to present a programme as part of the 2016 Aldeburgh Festival.

Ian Bostridge directs

West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge
24 June 2016 7:30pm

Ian Bostridge joins Britten Sinfonia for Britten's Serenade for tenor, horn and strings.

Britten Sinfonia At Lunch Five 2015-16

St Andrew's Hall, Norwich
30 June 2016 1:00pm

Britten Sinfonia Academy, now celebrating its fifth year, performs its own At Lunch programme featuring a world premiere.

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