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Royal Ballet Sinfonia


The Royal Ballet Sinfonia is the Orchestra of Birmingham Royal Ballet.The Sinfonia appears with Birmingham Royal Ballet in its home town, in London and around the UK, and frequently appears with The Royal Ballet at the Royal Opera House and on tour. It is the most regularly contracted ballet orchestra in the country, and appears and tours with many different ballet companies.In 2006 the Sinfonia entered the UK Singles Chart at number 29 with a new recording of the Radio 4 UK Theme.

Popular Tracks   
Rosa Mundi on English String Miniatures, Vol. 6 by Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Suite: O, Waly Waly on English String Miniatures, Vol. 1 by Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Suite: Dashing Away with the Smoothing Iron on English String Miniatures, Vol. 1 by Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Elegy, Op. 58 on Elgar: Piano Quintet; The Spanish Lady; La Capricieuse; Serenade Op. 20 by Edward Elgar, Academy of St. Martin in the Fields, The Schubert Ensemble & Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Suite Of Cotswold Folk Dances (1978): Constant Billy on The British Light Music Collection 1 by Royal Ballet Sinfonia & Gavin Sutherland
Tuba Concerto in F Minor: I. Prelude on British Tuba Concertos by James Gourlay
Christmas Tree Suite, Op. 21: I. Waltz on Another Night Before Christmas & Scrooge by Gavin Sutherland
Tuba Concerto: I. Allegro deciso on British Tuba Concertos by James Gourlay
The Winton Suite: III. Dance on English String Miniatures, Vol. 6 by Royal Ballet Sinfonia
Pantomime: Vivace on English String Miniatures, Vol. 1 by Royal Ballet Sinfonia

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Band Membership

Title Artist Year Type
A Wiltshire ElegyDavid Lyon, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Gavin Sutherland2015Album
Romeo & JulietThe Royal Ballet, Carlos Acosta, Tamara Rojo, Kenneth MacMillan2009Album
Frederick Ashton's Tales of Beatrix PotterRoyal Ballet Sinfonia, John Lanchbery, Paul Murphy, Frederick Ashton2008Single
The BBC Radio 4 Uk ThemeRoyal Ballet Sinfonia, Gavin Sutherland2006Single
English String Miniatures 6Gustav Holst, Henry Purcell, Paul Lewis, Malcolm Lipkin, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Gavin Sutherland2006Album
British Tuba ConcertosJames Gourlay, Gavin Sutherland, Royal Ballet Sinfonia2006Album
English String Miniatures 5John Ireland, Francis Chagrin, Percy Fletcher, Paul Lewis, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Gavin Sutherland2006Album
British Light Music Premieres - Volume OneThe City Of Prague Philharmonic, Royal Ballet Sinfonia2004Album
British Clarinet ConcertosAlan Paul, Geoffrey Bush, Adrian Cruft, Joseph Horovitz, Alan Ridout, Malcolm MacDonald, Guy Woolfenden — Ian Scott - clarinet – Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Gavin Sutherland2003Album
Paths To Urbino / Amsterdam Suite / Fiesta / Pas De Deux / BalladeMatthew Curtis / Royal Ballet Sinfonia ,/ Gavin Sutherland2002Album
English Recorder ConcertosNorman Kay / Philip Lane / Robin Milford / Wilfrid Mellers / Peter Lawson / John McCabe / John Gardner / Kenneth Leighton / Stephen Dodgson - John Turner, Keith Elcombe, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Gavin Sutherland2002Album
British String Miniatures 3Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Gavin Sutherland2002Album
English Bassoon ConcertosEric Fogg, John Addison, Peter Hope, Arthur Butterworth – Graham Salvage / Royal Ballet Sinfonia / Gavin Sutherland2001Album
English String Miniatures, Vol. 3Carlo Martelli, Gerald Finzi, Gustav Holst, William Blezard, Michael Hurd, Haydn Wood, Bruce Montgomery, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, David Lloyd-Jones2001Album
Edward II: A Ballet In 2 ActsJohn McCabe - Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Barry Wordsworth2000Album
English Recorder MusicJohn Turner, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Edward Gregson, Gavin Sutherland, Thomas Pitfield, Malcolm Arnold, Alan Bullard, Philip Lane, David Lyon, Ian Parrott2000Album
English String MiniaturesJohn Rutter, Frank Cordell, George Melachrino, Roy Douglas, Armstrong Gibbs, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, David Lloyd-Jones2000Album
The Land Of The Mountain And The Flood: Scottish Orchestral MusicRoyal Ballet Sinfonia / John Wilson1999Album
British Light Music World PremieresRoyal Ballet Sinfonia, Gavin Sutherland1999Album
Frédéric Zigante Plays Alexandre TansmanAlexandre Tansman, Frédéric Zigante, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Andrew Penny1999Album
Sir Arthur Sullivan / The Gilbert And Sullivan OverturesRoyal Ballet Sinfonia, Andrew Penny1998Album
Concerto For Horn And Strings - Fairytale SuiteDavid Lyon : Michael Thompson, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, David Lloyd-Jones1998Album
Paul Reade's Far From The Madding Crowd (Music From The Ballet)Paul Reade, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Paul Murphy1998Album
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