Videos

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

Player Profile: Paul Archibald

Paul Archibald (Principal Trumpet) is featured in the third of our Player Profile series. Paul talks about Britten Sinfonia’s early days and the diverse repertoire the orchestra perform.

OPUS 2015 film

OPUS2015 is an exciting project, now in its third year, offering unpublished composers the chance to receive a professional commission as part of Britten Sinfonia’s award-winning At Lunch series. Click here fore more info on OPUS2015

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

Calendar

November 2014

Thomas Adès : See the Music, Hear the Dance

Sadler's Wells, London
01 November 2014 7:30pm

Pianist, conductor and composer, Thomas Adès is the subject of Sadler's Wells composer series in an evening of dance.

Thomas Adès

Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden
02 November 2014 7:30pm

Thomas Adès explores his own extraordinary soundscapes with Britten Sinfonia and violinist Pekka Kuusisto.

Curlew River - US Tour 2014

Memorial Hall, Carolina Performing Arts, North Carolina
06 November 2014 7:30pm

A revival of Netia Jones' critically acclaimed production of Britten's Curlew River takes to US stages in seven performances across New York, North Carolina and Berkeley.

Curlew River - US Tour 2014

Memorial Hall, Carolina Performing Arts, North Carolina
07 November 2014 8:00pm

A revival of Netia Jones' critically acclaimed production of Britten's Curlew River takes to US stages in seven performances across New York, North Carolina and Berkeley.

Curlew River - US Tour 2014

Zellerbach Hall, University of California, Berkeley
14 November 2014 8:00pm

A revival of Netia Jones' critically acclaimed production of Britten's Curlew River takes to US stages in seven performances across New York, North Carolina and Berkeley.

Curlew River - US Tour 2014

Zellerbach Hall, University of California, Berkeley
15 November 2014 2:00pm

A revival of Netia Jones' critically acclaimed production of Britten's Curlew River takes to US stages in seven performances across New York, North Carolina and Berkeley.

Turner Sims 40th Anniversary Gala

Turner Sims Concert Hall, Southampton
19 November 2014 8:00pm

Britten Sinfonia perform as part of this special event celebrating 40 years of Turner Sims.

John Woolrich at 60

Milton Court Concert Hall (Barbican), London
20 November 2014 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia celebrate the 60th birthday of close friend, collaborator, composer and programmer, John Woolrich

John Woolrich at 60

West Road Concert Hall, Cambridge
21 November 2014 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia celebrate the 60th birthday of close friend, collaborator, composer and programmer, John Woolrich

Cambridge Music Festival - Britten War Requiem

Ely Cathedral, Ely
22 November 2014 7:30pm

Britten Sinfonia join forces with musicians from the University of Cambridge for a performance of Britten's War Requiem in Ely.

Britten Sinfonia At Lunch 1 2014-15

St Andrew's Hall, Norwich
28 November 2014 1:00pm

An hour-long lunchtime concert featuring a new work by Patrick John Jones, winner of OPUS2014.

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