Tag Archives: Britten Sinfonia

Britten through the eyes of…Sian Edwards

The conductor Sian Edwards has already been involved in several celebrations of the Britten centenary this year, and will also be taking part in celebrations in Moscow later this year. She has a long-standing association with his music, and in … Continue reading

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Britten at the Proms – Prelude and Fugue & Phaedra

Britten Sinfonia (c) Harry Rankin The Saturday Matinee concerts at the Proms are very easily overlooked, but they provide some of the best and original programming of the festival in the ideal acoustic of the Cadogan Hall. This year, Britten’s … Continue reading

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Britten through the eyes of…Thomas Gould

Violinist Thomas Gould is leader of both the Britten Sinfonia and the Aurora Orchestra, as well as a guest member of the Nash Ensemble. For the Britten centenary year he has learned the Violin Concerto, and in this interview he … Continue reading

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