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December 28, 2021

CLS MEMORIES: The Cathedral Tours

CLS at 50
CLS Memories
October 20, 2021

Roderick Williams on Butterworth and Vaughan Williams

Comment & Media
Roderick Williams is one of the most sought-after baritones of his generation and City of London Sinfonia is privileged to share a long history of performances and recordings with him.…
July 26, 2021

Introducing our 50th Anniversary Season

Comment & Media
To celebrate our 50th anniversary, we’re delighted to announce our ‘Origin’ concert series, featuring world premiere commissions from Cheryl Frances-Hoad, Dobrinka Tabakova and Huw Watkins.
Jane, Fran and Alex after performance
June 1, 2021

Restore and Revive: Mendelssohn, Wagner and Britten in pictures

Programmes>2020-21 Season
It was a joy to be back at Southwark Cathedral for another instalment of Restore and Revive on 19 May – our first in-person concert to a live audience this…
January 11, 2021

Dan Bates: Strauss, Mozart and missing the “magical connection” of live music

Programmes>2020-21 Season
To give you a flavour of our ‘Restore and Revive: Strauss and Mozart’ recording, we asked Principal Oboe Dan Bates a few questions about the music, his love for Richard…
City of London Sinfonia at Christmas
December 14, 2020

Restore and Revive at Christmas in pictures

Programmes>2020-21 Season
Southwark Cathedral was full of the joys of Christmas on Monday 7 December as City of London Sinfonia strings and the Happenstance Singers performed festive, classical music to a live…
CLS string quartet at Southwark Cathedral
November 11, 2020

Restore and Revive: Haydn in London in pictures

Programmes>2020-21 Season
On Wednesday 4 November, we returned to Southwark Cathedral for the second of our Restore and Revive programmes, ‘Haydn in London’, featuring chamber and orchestral works by Haydn and Ligeti.…
October 14, 2020

Restore and Revive at Southwark Cathedral

Programmes>2020-21 Season
Comment & Media
Building on the success of our return to live indoor performance in September, City of London Sinfonia (CLS) will return to Southwark Cathedral this autumn with six more socially distanced…
September 24, 2020

Goldberg Variations in pictures

Programmes>2020-21 Season
On Friday 18 September, we returned to Southwark Cathedral to perform to a live audience for the first time since March. It was a welcome occasion for musicians, staff and…
September 14, 2020

Together again: String trio talks ‘Goldberg Variations’

Programmes>2020-21 Season
Ahead of their performances of Bach’s Goldberg Variations at Southwark Cathedral on 18 September, we asked Alexandra Wood, Joely Koos and Ruth Gibson some questions about performing together to an…