We are currently recruiting for young musicians to apply to become members of Britten Sinfonia Academy and for composers to join our Composer Hub for the 2019-20 season. Participants will develop their chamber music skills through a range of exciting ensemble projects and receive expert mentoring from Britten Sinfonia musicians and work alongside key guest artists from our main season. The Academy have performed at the Barbican Centre, Saffron Hall, Latitude Festival, Cambridge’s Fitzwilliam Museum, Jesus College and West Road Concert Hall, Walthamstow Garden Party, and Norwich’s St Andrew’s Hall.
If you are aged 11-18 and play an instrument to Grade 7 standard, we would love to hear from you.
Who can apply?
We recruit for: violin | viola | cello | double bass | flute | oboe | clarinet | bassoon | horn | trumpet | trombone | percussion | harp | piano | composers
We welcome applicants who are:
– Secondary school aged
– Grade 7 standard or above
– based in the east of England
– Dynamic and passionate musicians willing to challenge themselves
– Willing to travel to courses across the east of England including Cambridge, Norwich, Saffron Walden and London
How to apply
To apply you must submit a completed online application form available here. The deadline is 5pm on Friday 1 February 2019.
Should you require a pdf version of the application form, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we would be happy to supply accordingly.
More information about joining Britten Sinfonia Academy here.