Wednesday 14 October 2020 1:00PM
Members of Britten Sinfonia
Hildegard of Bingen, Sheen and Knussen
This concert will be approximately 1 hour in duration, without an interval
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- Members of Britten Sinfonia
- Soprano to be announced
An eclectic concert of lunchtime chamber music from Britten Sinfonia ranging from arrangements of 12th-century music by Hildegard von Bingen to a new work by the exciting young Manchester-born composer Jack Sheen as part of its world première tour. Knussen’s whimsical Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh, exploring a child’s inner world, completes the programme.
Hildegard of Bingen (1098-1179)
- Arrangements from hymns and songs
Jack Sheen (b.1993)
- New work (London première) 
Oliver Knussen (1952-2018)
- Hums and Songs of Winnie-the-Pooh Op. 6
- Co-commissioned by Britten Sinfonia and Wigmore Hall