Prelude & Fugue
Why fum'th in fight
Fantasia on a theme by Thomas Tallis
Stabat Mater (world premiere tour)
In our inaugural concert as Saffron Hall’s brand new Resident Orchestra, Britten Sinfonia is joined by The Sixteen to open our 2016-17 season. A typically illuminating programme places a new work by James MacMillan in context with music from Tallis to Vaughan Williams.
Pre-concert event, 6.15pm: Composer James MacMillan joins the talented young musicians of Britten Sinfonia Academy on stage for a discussion and performance of his music.
Barbican Podcast: James MacMillan, the Scottish composer and conductor, whose Stabat Mater is featured in this concert speaks about his new work and life as a composer.
Coach from Cambridge: Bookings are now closed for the coach