What's On

Wednesday 16 March 2022, 7.30pm

Britten Sinfonia with Ian Bostridge

Britten Sinfonia with Ian Bostridge

Performers

James MacMillan*
conductor
Jacqueline Shave
director/violin
Ian Bostridge
tenor

Programme

Béla Bartók
Romanian Dances
James MacMillan
Í (A Meditation on Iona)
Benjamin Britten
Selection of Folk Songs
Percy Grainger
Molly on the Shore; Londonderry Air
Veress
Transylvanian Dance: Stomping Song
Trad. Danish
Sønderho Bridal Trilogy
James MacMillan*
Three Scottish Songs (world premiere of arrangement)
Jacqueline Shave
Machair to Myrrh

Running Time

1 hour 40 minutes

Critically acclaimed tenor Ian Bostridge and Britten Sinfonia’s Leader Jacqueline Shave join forces for a musical journey across Europe.

They will explore folk-inspired chamber music from Scotland, Ireland, Romania and Denmark, from Bartók to Britten and including a new work by Sir James MacMillan.

Age Guidance

This event is not recommended for children under 7 years old