2012: Ensemble

Announced 14 May 2013
donated by the Yellow Car Charitable Trust

Britten Sinfonia

The winning ensemble has had innovation and excellence at its heart for 20 years. It is a master at partnerships and collaboration. In 2012, it became Associate Ensemble at the Barbican, its own professional choir completed its first season and it launched an Academy to nurture talented young musicians. The players continue to be up for anything, covering a huge and ever-expanding range of repertoire. They make up an ensemble fit for the 21st Century: Britten Sinfonia.

Other Shortlisted Nominations in this Category

Ex Cathedra 
Orchestra of the Royal Opera House

Ensemble Jury

Andrew Jowett (chair)
Alexandra Coghlan
Angela Dixon
Jeremy Hayes
Svend Brown