NOTE: The concerts associated with this new commission have been postponed. Read our COVID-19 statement here.
John Woolrich’s music has been performed throughout the world by leading orchestras including the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Britten Sinfonia, Academy of St Martin in the Fields and all the BBC orchestras. He has written five pieces for the Proms.
Recent pieces include commissions for the London Sinfonietta, the Nash Ensemble, Academy of St Martin in the Fields and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.
Britten Sinfonia are thrilled to premiere a new work of John’s, Hark! The echoing air at the Milton Court Concert Hall, Barbican, on 14 May 2020 in London, at St Andrew’s Hall in Norwich on 15 May 2020 as a part of the Norfolk & Norwich Festival, and a final performance at Saffron Hall, Saffron Walden, on 16 May 2020, in a concert featuring superstar trumpeter Alison Balsom.
From as little as £5 you can help support the creation and performances of this new work.