London Sinfonietta

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The London Sinfonietta is an English chamber orchestra based in London, founded in 1968 by Nicholas Snowman and David Atherton (2). The ensemble specialises in contemporary music and works across a wide range of genres. Artistic directors have been:

David Atherton (2) from 1968-1973
Michael Vyner from 1972-1989
Paul Crossley (2) from 1988-1994
Markus Stenz from 1994-1998
Oliver Knussen from 1998-2002
Gillian Moore from 1998-2006
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Albums

ARL1-0036 London Sinfonietta - Recital I (For Cathy) album art Berio*, Cathy Berberian / The London Sinfonietta* Berio*, Cathy Berberian / The London Sinfonietta* - Recital I (For Cathy) (Album) RCA Red Seal ARL1-0036 US 1973 Sell This Version
6.41875 AW London Sinfonietta - Mass / Easter & Christmas Motets album art London Sinfonietta, Chor Der Christuskirche, Oxford*, Simon Preston London Sinfonietta, Chor Der Christuskirche, Oxford*, Simon Preston - Mass / Easter & Christmas Motets Argo (2) 6.41875 AW Germany 1973 Sell This Version
SXLK 6660-4 London Sinfonietta - The Complete Works For Chamber Ensemble album art Schoenberg* - London Sinfonietta, David Atherton (2) Schoenberg* - London Sinfonietta, David Atherton (2) - The Complete Works For Chamber Ensemble Decca SXLK 6660-4 UK 1974 Sell This Version
2530 442 London Sinfonietta - Stop · Ylem album art Stockhausen*, The London Sinfonietta* Stockhausen*, The London Sinfonietta* - Stop · Ylem Deutsche Grammophon 2530 442 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
HEAD 5 London Sinfonietta - Compases Para Preguntas Ensimismadas / Violin Concerto No.2 album art Hans Werner Henze, London Sinfonietta Conducted By Hans Werner Henze, Hirofumi Fukai, Brenton Langbein Hans Werner Henze, London Sinfonietta Conducted By Hans Werner Henze, Hirofumi Fukai, Brenton Langbein - Compases Para Preguntas Ensimismadas / Violin Concerto No.2 Decca HEAD 5 UK 1974 Sell This Version
2530 443 London Sinfonietta - Kreuzspiel · Kontra-Punkte · Zeitmasze · Adieu album art Stockhausen* / The London Sinfonietta* Stockhausen* / The London Sinfonietta* - Kreuzspiel · Kontra-Punkte · Zeitmasze · Adieu (Album) Deutsche Grammophon 2530 443 Germany 1974 Sell This Version
HEAD 7 London Sinfonietta - Verses For Ensembles / Nenia - The Death Of Orpheus / The Fields Of Sorrow album art Harrison Birtwistle, London Sinfonietta / David Atherton (2), The Matrix (4) / Alan Hacker, Jane Manning Harrison Birtwistle, London Sinfonietta / David Atherton (2), The Matrix (4) / Alan Hacker, Jane Manning - Verses For Ensembles / Nenia - The Death Of Orpheus / The Fields Of Sorrow(LP) Decca HEAD 7 UK 1974 Sell This Version
HEAD 3 London Sinfonietta - Paroles Tissees / Four Ronsard Sonnets / Tentacles Of The Dark Nebula album art Lutoslawski* / Berkeley* / Bedford* - Peter Pears, The London Sinfonietta* Lutoslawski* / Berkeley* / Bedford* - Peter Pears, The London Sinfonietta* - Paroles Tissees / Four Ronsard Sonnets / Tentacles Of The Dark Nebula(LP) Decca HEAD 3 UK 1974 Sell This Version
DSLO 5 London Sinfonietta - Kammermusik / In Memoriam: Die Weisse Rose album art Hans Werner Henze - Philip Langridge, Timothy Walker, The London Sinfonietta* Hans Werner Henze - Philip Langridge, Timothy Walker, The London Sinfonietta* - Kammermusik / In Memoriam: Die Weisse Rose (Album) L'Oiseau-Lyre DSLO 5 UK 1975 Sell This Version
ARL1-0037 London Sinfonietta - The Many Voices Of Luciano Berio album art Luciano Berio, The London Sinfonietta* Luciano Berio, The London Sinfonietta* - The Many Voices Of Luciano Berio(LP, Album) RCA Red Seal ARL1-0037 US 1975 Sell This Version
SXL 6699, SXL.6699 London Sinfonietta - Salutatio Angelica / Roman Spring album art Anthony Milner (2), Alfreda Hodgson, Felicity Palmer, Robert Tear, London Sinfonietta And Chorus* Conducted By David Atherton (2) Anthony Milner (2), Alfreda Hodgson, Felicity Palmer, Robert Tear, London Sinfonietta And Chorus* Conducted By David Atherton (2) - Salutatio Angelica / Roman Spring(LP) Decca, Decca SXL 6699, SXL.6699 UK 1975 Sell This Version
ZRG 791 London Sinfonietta - Sicut Umbra / Tempus Destruendi/Tempus Aedificandi / A Lesson From Ecclesiastes / Music, When Soft Voices Die / To The Bandusian Spring / Peter & The Lame Man album art Dallapiccola* / Christopher Shaw - Sybil Michelow, Alexander Young, John Noble, BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra, London Sinfonietta, Gary Bertini, John Poole (2) Dallapiccola* / Christopher Shaw - Sybil Michelow, Alexander Young, John Noble, BBC Singers, BBC Symphony Orchestra, London Sinfonietta, Gary Bertini, John Poole (2) - Sicut Umbra / Tempus Destruendi/Tempus Aedificandi / A Lesson From Ecclesiastes / Music, When Soft Voices Die / To The Bandusian Spring / Peter & The Lame Man(LP) Argo (2) ZRG 791 UK 1975 Sell This Version
38 459 4 London Sinfonietta - Melodien / Double Concerto / Chamber Concerto album art György Ligeti / Aurèle Nicolet, Heinz Holliger, London Sinfonietta, David Atherton (2) György Ligeti / Aurèle Nicolet, Heinz Holliger, London Sinfonietta, David Atherton (2) - Melodien / Double Concerto / Chamber Concerto (Album) Decca, Orbis (2) 38 459 4 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
2740 153 London Sinfonietta - Mahagonny Songspiel, Kleine Dreigroschenmusik, Pantomime, Vom Tod Im Wald, Berliner Requiem, Violinkonzert, Happy End album art Kurt Weill - David Atherton (2), The London Sinfonietta* Kurt Weill - David Atherton (2), The London Sinfonietta* - Mahagonny Songspiel, Kleine Dreigroschenmusik, Pantomime, Vom Tod Im Wald, Berliner Requiem, Violinkonzert, Happy End (Comp) Deutsche Grammophon 2740 153 Germany 1976 Sell This Version
2530 897 London Sinfonietta - Kleine Dreigroschenmusik / Mahagonny Songspiel album art Kurt Weill - David Atherton (2) - The London Sinfonietta* Kurt Weill - David Atherton (2) - The London Sinfonietta* - Kleine Dreigroschenmusik / Mahagonny Songspiel (Comp) Deutsche Grammophon 2530 897 France 1976 Sell This Version
10 C 063-21.309 London Sinfonietta - Concierto Para Clave Y Cinco Instrumentos / Isorritme/ Cappricio Stravagante /Amalgama album art London Sinfonietta , Dir. David Atherton (2) - Josep Soler, Albert Sarda, Xavier Benguerel, Carles Guinovart London Sinfonietta , Dir. David Atherton (2) - Josep Soler, Albert Sarda, Xavier Benguerel, Carles Guinovart - Concierto Para Clave Y Cinco Instrumentos / Isorritme/ Cappricio Stravagante /Amalgama(LP) His Master's Voice 10 C 063-21.309 Spain 1976 Sell This Version
SDD 520 London Sinfonietta - Pierrot Lunaire / Ein Stelldichein / Herzgewächse / 3 Pieces For Chamber Orchestra / Nachtwandler album art Schoenberg*, Mary Thomas, Members Of The London Sinfonietta*, David Atherton (2) Schoenberg*, Mary Thomas, Members Of The London Sinfonietta*, David Atherton (2) - Pierrot Lunaire / Ein Stelldichein / Herzgewächse / 3 Pieces For Chamber Orchestra / Nachtwandler(LP) Ace Of Diamonds SDD 520 UK 1977 Sell This Version
SDD 519 London Sinfonietta - Verklärte Nacht  / Chamber Symphony No 1 album art Schoenberg*, Members Of The London Sinfonietta*, David Atherton (2) Schoenberg*, Members Of The London Sinfonietta*, David Atherton (2) - Verklärte Nacht / Chamber Symphony No 1(LP) Ace Of Diamonds SDD 519 UK 1977 Sell This Version
SBR 235952 London Sinfonietta - Arnold & Brouwer: Guitar Concerti album art Malcolm Arnold, Leo Brouwer Performed By John Williams (7), London Sinfonietta Malcolm Arnold, Leo Brouwer Performed By John Williams (7), London Sinfonietta - Arnold & Brouwer: Guitar Concerti (Album) CBS Masterworks SBR 235952 US 1978 Sell This Version
HEAD 18 London Sinfonietta - Transit album art Brian Ferneyhough - Elgar Howarth / London Sinfonietta Brian Ferneyhough - Elgar Howarth / London Sinfonietta - Transit(LP) Decca HEAD 18 UK 1978 Sell This Version
ZRG 905 London Sinfonietta - Villa-Lobos Harmonica Concerto And Concertos By Arnold And Benjamin album art Tommy Reilly, The London Sinfonietta*, David Atherton (2) Tommy Reilly, The London Sinfonietta*, David Atherton (2) - Villa-Lobos Harmonica Concerto And Concertos By Arnold And Benjamin Argo (2) ZRG 905 UK 1979 Sell This Version
RCL 27037 London Sinfonietta - Dumbarton Oaks / Tango / Ragtime / Danses Concertantes album art Igor Stravinsky, Riccardo Chailly, London Sinfonietta Igor Stravinsky, Riccardo Chailly, London Sinfonietta - Dumbarton Oaks / Tango / Ragtime / Danses Concertantes Ricordi RCL 27037 Italy 1979 Sell This Version
RCL 27037 Igor Stravinsky, London Sinfonietta, Riccardo Chailly Igor Stravinsky, London Sinfonietta, Riccardo Chailly - Dumbarton Oaks-Tango Ratime-Danses Concertantes(LP) Dischi Ricordi S.p.A. RCL 27037 Italy 1979 Sell This Version
HEAD 24/25 London Sinfonietta - Punch and Judy album art Harrison Birtwistle - Phyllis Bryn-JulsonJan DeGaetaniPhilip LangridgeStephen Roberts (2)David Wilson-JohnsonJohn Tomlinson (2)London SinfoniettaDavid Atherton (2) Harrison Birtwistle - Phyllis Bryn-JulsonJan DeGaetaniPhilip LangridgeStephen Roberts (2)David Wilson-JohnsonJohn Tomlinson (2)London SinfoniettaDavid Atherton (2) - Punch and Judy (Album) Decca HEAD 24/25 UK 1980 Sell This Version
ZRG 919 London Sinfonietta - Serenade No.10 In B Flat, K.361 album art Mozart*, The London Sinfonietta* Mozart*, The London Sinfonietta* - Serenade No.10 In B Flat, K.361 (Album) Argo (2), Argo (2), Decca, Decca ZRG 919 UK 1980 Sell This Version