2017/18 season sneak preview

Before the full line-up is announced later this year, take a peek at some of the treats we have in store for the forth-coming 2017/18 season!

Featuring new partnerships and favourite collaborators, the 2017/18 season is one to really look forward to, including the likes of Andreas Scholl, Iestyn Davies and Kristian Bezuidenhout in venues across the globe. 

Our drive forwards in the operatic world also continues apace next season with a return to the Buxton International Festival, and, of course, the next installment of our flourishing commission from New York's Carnegie Hall to present Handel operas-in-concert. 

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The English Concert's Principal Guest Director Kristian Bezuidenhout gives his thoughts on the role of the keyboard in the classical symphony.

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Ahead of The English Concert's first appearance at Kings Place on 6 December 2017, violinist Nadja Zwiener offers her insight into the ferocious virtuosity required to play Biber's music and the intimate sound world he creates with the use of scordatura.

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Asteria (Marie Lys) and Andronico (Owen Willetts) tenderly sing of their love under the tyrannical persecution of emperor Tamerlano."…music-making of great refinement from the English Concert under Laurence Cummings." – The Times"This was the first in a planned series of co-productions between the Buxton Festival and The English Concert. It will prove an astute move if the orchestra continues...

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The 2017-2018 season marks the start of a wonderful partnership as Kristian Bezuidenhout becomes The English Concert's Principal Guest Director. Catch a glimpse of the orchestra in action and hear from Kristian as we set out on our journey together. 'I’ve had the great pleasure of working with these superb musicians many times, and I am always struck not just by the extreme classiness of the playing,...

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