Thomas Ades will be conducting the Britten Sinfonia and Britten Sinfonia Voices at Barbican Hall, with soprano Claudia Boyle.
They will be performing some classical music by Beethoven and Gerald Barry.
Barry -- The Eternal Recurrence
Beethoven -- Symphony No 9, Choral
Thomas Ades is a conductor and composer of operas and orchestral works. He has worked with the London Symphony Orchestra, Boston Symphony Orchestra, New York Philharmonic, Chamber Orchestra of Europe and Royal Concertgebouw.
Claudia Boyle is an Irish soprano who has performed in many of the world’s most prestigious opera houses including the Komische Oper Berlin, Teatro dell’Opera di Roma and Semperoper Dresden.
The Britten Sinfonia is one of the country’s finest chamber orchestras. It is based at Cambridge and has regular seasons at the Southbank Centre and Wigmore Hall. The orchestra does not have a Principal Conductor, but chooses instead to work with a selection of guest musicians.
The Britten Sinfonia Voices is a vocal ensemble that specialises in new music and choral works from the Baroque-era.
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