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Tagged: Britten Sinfonia 2019-20

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Britten Sinfonia with Benjamin Grosvenor

Pianist Benjamin Grosvenor and Britten Sinfonia Leader Thomas Gould join forces for a vividly contrasting programme of chamber music from Bach to the 21st century.

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Britten Sinfonia: Curlew River

Inspired by Japanese Noh theatre, Benjamin Britten's church parable is a truly striking work. Ian Bostridge heads a starry cast alongside Britten Sinfonia Voices and musicians. 

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Britten Sinfonia: St Matthew Passion

One of Bach’s greatest works: urgent, committed and impassioned, with a stellar cast led by Nicholas Mulroy.

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Britten Sinfonia with Alison Balsom

Superstar Alison Balsom performs a virtuosic programme of music from Purcell to Birtwistle via Scarlatti, celebrating the remarkable voice of the trumpet.

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Donizetti’s Il furioso all’isola di San Domingo

Britten Sinfonia and Opera Rara revive their successful partnership to present a rarely performed exotic Donizetti Italian operatic masterpiece set in the West Indies.