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Performer: Britten Sinfonia

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LondonProm 52: Mozart, Tchaikovsky & Stravinsky

Mozart, Tchaikovsky, Wigglesworth, Stravinsky
Britten Sinfonia; Ryan Wigglesworth; Marc-André Hamelin

LondonBritten Sinfonia: Refugee

Britten Sinfonia: Refugee
Tippett, Turnage, Knussen, Britten
Britten Sinfonia; Andrew Gourlay; Allan Clayton

LondonBritten Sinfonia with Mahan Esfahani

© Bernhard Musil
Bach C.P.E., Falla, Osborne
Britten Sinfonia; Mahan Esfahani

LondonThe Sixteen: Le grand inconnu

MacMillan
Britten Sinfonia; Harry Christophers; The Sixteen; Genesis Sixteen

LondonSteve Reich/Gerhard Richter

Reich
Britten Sinfonia; Colin Currie; Unknown
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Magic from the pit in Nevill Holt’s Dream

Daisy Brown (Tytania) © Ali Wright
Despite the excellent playing of the Britten Sinfonia, Anna Morrissey’s flawed production disappoints. 
***11
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Bacchic ebullience in Beethoven from Thomas Adès

Thomas Adès © Brian Voce
The culmination of Thomas Ades' Beethoven cycle with the Britten Sinfonia channels Beethoven's atavistic energies. 
****1
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A thrilling combination of Barry and Beethoven at the Barbican

Thomas Adès © Brian Voce
Thomas Adès and the Britten Sinfonia now enter the final phase of their three year Beethoven and Barry cycle with rewarding interpretations of Beethoven's Seventh and Eighth, separated by a new Viola Concerto from Barry.
****1
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Folksongs, sung songs and songful Brahms from Britten Sinfonia

Sir Mark Elder © Benjamin Ealovega
Hugo Wolf once said “Brahms cannot exult”. He should have heard this.
****1
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Britten Sinfonia's electric Messiah: Look, no hands!

Sophie Bevan © Sussie Ahlburg
A conductorless performance of Handel's masterpiece lights up the Barbican.
****1
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