New Bristol Sinfonia
New Bristol Sinfonia is one of Bristol's premier symphony orchestras, with regular performances in major venues throughout the city.
The orchestra has grown into one of Bristol's most dynamic and prestigious amateur orchestras. It draws on local talent for its members from a variety of professional backgrounds, all who have the common goal of playing to the highest standard.
The orchestra has played with such internationally renowned artists as Natalie Clein (cello), Madeline Mitchell (violin), Rafal Zambrzycki Payne (violin), Guy Johnston (cello) and the Swingle Singers. more...
Listen to the orchestra playing Dvorak's 9th Symphony
(last movement - Allegro con fuoco):
"There was rapt string playing at the start of Le Jardin Feerique and this Mahlerian-style slow movement was exquisitely performed."
Bristol Evening Post, 20th November 2010
New Bristol Sinfonia is a mostly non-professional symphony orchestra based in Bristol playing to an extremely high standard. Founded in 1997 we put on 4 concerts a year mainly in the 600 seat Victoria Rooms in Clifton, Bristol, focussing on repertoire from the 19th century onwards.
We are looking for a new Musical Director in 2014 to help us continue to achieve a recognised position of excellence and quality within the city of Bristolís musical life. For further details see here.
Application by CV, covering letter and video. The footage should be no longer than 30 minutes of excerpts, via website, You-Tube or similar on-line site. Please apply to Romana Bevington, Chairman of the orchestra committee, by email (click ).
The closing date for application is 10 May 2013 with auditions to be held in June 2013.
A concert to celebrate the Coronation of Her Majesty the Queen.
SATURDAY JUNE 8th 2013
7.30 pm, Bristol Cathedral
- Walton - Belshazzar's Feast
- Walton - Coronation Te Deum
- Handel - Zadok the Priest
- Walton - Orb and Sceptre
- Parry orch. Jacob - I was glad
- Walton - Orchestral Suite from Henry V
- Elgar - O Hearken Thou
Baritone: Martin Le Poidevin
Conductors: Mark Lee & Paul Walton
Leader: Mark Bunker
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We are seeking new sponsorship, no matter how small, from individuals, companies or other organisations.
If you would be interested in sponsorship, please contact the orchestra or see here for further information