Laura Sinnerton

Go behind the scenes with the viola player of the BBC National Orchestra of Wales.

Blog posts in total 122


  1. A new generation of composers for Wales

    BBC NOW will be working with eight composers in special workshops, as part of their Composition: Wales project

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  2. Delving into the music of composer Thierry Escaich

    This Wednesday evening (28 January) will see BBC NOW present a BBC Hoddinott Hall Composer Portrait, on this occasion focusing on the music of the French composer, organist and improviser, Thierry Escaich.

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  3. Bringing fresh music to Cardiff Bay

    Dark and murky as it is, I do love January. A new diary with blank pages waiting for exciting things to be put in, a fresh resolve to try new things/eat better/exercise more - a new year, filled with such potential, even in the bleakest days of winter, to me has a real forward looking freshness.

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  4. Christmas with BBC NOW

    This Christmas, we at the BBC National Orchestra of Wales are offering audiences in Cardiff, Swansea and Haverfordwest the perfect antidote to the Yuletide onslaught, with festive concerts suitable for friends and family alike.

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  5. Part 1 of Laura Sinnerton's report on life on the road with the BBC NOW taking in rehearsals and the concert in Theatr Brycheiniog next to the canal in Brecon

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  6. Christmas time with the orchestra, including their participation in the One Show Virtual Carol Concert and publicity for their Christmas shows.

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