Performance on 3 – 2 March 2011

Our performance with Alison Balsom and the Sainsbury Royal Academy Soloists at Wigmore Hall last month is featured tomorrow on Radio 3 at 7.00pm. The concert includes the premiere of James MacMillan’s stunning new commission, Seraph.  You can read more about this performance in our Archive section of the website.  If you cannot catch the… Read more »

Eight Seasons CD launched in February

Our new CD, Eight Seasons, recorded at the Queen’s Hall in Edinburgh was released on February 1, on Signum Records. Get your copy at a shop near you or you can buy the CD direct at our forthcoming February concerts.

No 1 on WQXR in New York

Fantastic news!  Our CD with Alison Balsom –  Italian Concertos – is WQXR’s #1 Most Popular Album for 2010.  Click the linkhttp://www.wqxr.org/articles/wqxr-features/2010/dec/28/most-popular-classical-albums-2010/

2010 – 2011 Season

Highlights include: • Pieter Wispelwey and Natalie Clein make their debut with the Ensemble in Scotland and London; • Side by Side with senior students from the RSAMD in Scotland and Royal Academy Soloists in London; • Four world premieres and one UK premiere, including works by Aulis Sallinen, Joe Cutler and James MacMillan; Full… Read more »