New recording released on Resonus Classics!

New recording released on Resonus Classics!

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This week Resonus Classics released the Berkeley Ensemble’s new recording of chamber works by Lennox Berkeley. Supported by a grant from the Lennox Berkeley Society, the recording features a number of premières including two fascinating early works recently discovered at the British Library.
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New Cobbett Prize: Winners announced

New Cobbett Prize: Winners announced

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Following performances of all the finalists’ pieces at the Forge on the 10th December, the New Cobbett Prize panel announced this year’s winners.
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New Cobbett Prize: finalists announced

New Cobbett Prize: finalists announced

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Following the fascinating semi-finalists’ masterclasses, we can now announce this year’s finalists and judges for the New Cobbett Prize, our composition competition inspired by the work of Walter Willson Cobbett.
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Kate's fundraising cycle ride to Amsterdam

Kate’s fundraising cycle ride to Amsterdam

At the crack of dawn this morning we met the indomitable Kate Wareham, a Friend of the Berkeley Ensemble, as she set off from Waterloo station on a 300-mile cycle ride from London to Amsterdam.

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New Cobbett Prize: Semi-finalists announced

New Cobbett Prize: Semi-finalists announced

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After much deliberation, the semi-finalists for the New Cobbett Prize, our composition competition inspired by the work of Walter Willson Cobbett, have been chosen.
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Travelling Light at the Greenbelt festival

Travelling Light at the Greenbelt festival

Inspired by the Greenbelt Festival 2014 theme of ‘travelling light’, the Berkeley Ensemble joined the festival again this year with a music and dance workshop delivered by members of the group alongside the fantastic choreographer and dancer, Jo Meredith.
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