Britten Sinfonia

Britten Sinfonia

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Britten Sinfonia

One of the UK’s most energetic and innovative groups, Britten Sinfonia features some of the country’s brightest musical stars. Performing at most major UK festivals and venues, with residencies in Cambridge and Norwich, Britten Sinfonia also tours nationally, internationally and broadcasts frequently on national radio. Britten Sinfonia works with the finest guest artists across a very diverse musical spectrum, this season including Joanna MacGregor, Dhafer Youssef, Imogen Cooper, Paul Lewis, John Woolrich and James MacMillan.

Committed to broadening traditional orchestral repertoire, Britten Sinfonia has premiered over 60 works from established and young composers. Our Creative Learning programme of pre-concert activities, coaching, Family Music Days and workshops in schools, pupil referral units and the wider community underpins the orchestra’s dedication to introducing music to new audiences.

Founded 1992

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