City of London Sinfonia
City of London Sinfonia is an English-speaking podcast specialized in the field of classical music and opera. As such, City of London Sinfonia is a podcast selected by soclassiq, like Toledo SymphonyLab or Naxos Classical Spotlight and many others. The oldest episode indexed by soclassiq is dated 2017-07-24. Since then, a total of 37 episodes have been recorded and broadcast by City of London Sinfonia.
City of London Sinfonia activity
With 3 articles published in the last 90 days, City of London Sinfonia is currently a not very active podcast. "Not very active" does not mean that City of London Sinfonia is less interesting than another more prolific source. Each media follows a specific editorial line, recording and broadcasting according to its own rhythm.
This editorial activity is increasing compared to the previous period.
The last episode in City of London Sinfonia, "Lockdown Chats: Alexandra Wood With Fiona Lambert", is dated 2020-12-18. By 2020, this podcast had published 11 episodes.
City of London Sinfonia in the last 36 months
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Duration (h:m:s): 26:00
In her last #Lockdownchats of the year, Alexandra Wood celebrates our RPS Awards win with the mastermind of our participation programme, Fiona Lambert (Director of Participation). They discuss our award-winning Sound Young Minds project and what's next, the importance of supporting and developing the skills of our musicians, and making art accessible to everybody. RPS Impact Award: ici …
Duration (h:m:s): 29:21
During lockdown two, Alexandra Wood caught up with our Principal Clarinet, Katherine Spencer, to see what she's been getting up to. Katherine ('Waffy') talks about the benefits of music and being part of our participation projects, working in care homes over the last few months, and our Restore and Revive programmes at Southwark Cathedral. And you'll want to stay tuned …
Duration (h:m:s): 29:36
In Lockdown Chats with Alexandra Wood, Gawain Hewitt talks about our Sound Young Minds project at Bethlem and Maudsley Hospital School and our RPS Awards nomination, his joyous experiences at Headway East London, and the impact music has on mental health. Video version on YouTube: youtu.be/Amtui8AMPy0
Duration (h:m:s): 32:48
Brett Dean chats to Alexandra Wood about his love for the live aspect of music, whether composing, conducting or performing viola; about getting into composing, directing from the viola seat and transitioning from a performing musician to composer and creative musician. Credit excerpts: 'The Lark Ascending' (Vaughan Williams), performed by Alexandra Wood in 'Comfortable Classical at Home' episode three on …
Duration (h:m:s): 23:05
Alexandra Wood chats to Ann Lovatt (Violin) about combining live music and mindfulness in our Mindful Music sessions, how she got into practising mindfulness and how it's helped her during lockdown. You can watch our Mindful Music sessions on Facebook (bit.ly/clsmindfulmusic) or on YouTube (bit.ly/clsMMytplay). Credit excerpts: 'The Lark Ascending' (Vaughan Williams), performed by Alexandra Wood in 'Comfortable Classical at …
Duration (h:m:s): 22:42
Alexandra Wood talks to recorder virtuoso Genevieve Lacey in the sixth of our 'Lockdown chats'. They chat about our 'Absolute Bird' collaboration in 2019, all things recorder, the process of commissioning new compositions and the importance of arts and culture during lockdown and beyond. Image: Genevieve Lacey by Heide Smith. Credit excerpts: 'The Lark Ascending' (Vaughan Williams), performed by Alexandra …
Duration (h:m:s): 19:44
In the fifth of our 'Lockdown chats', Ursula Leveaux (Principal Bassoon) chats to Alexandra Wood about making the most of the quiet Lake District during lockdown, how she got into playing the Baroque bassoon and her enjoyment of our project-based work. You can watch Ursula's 'Comfortable Classical at Home' episodes in our Facebook video playlist: ici Credit …
Duration (h:m:s): 19:49
Alexandra Wood caught up with composer Dobrinka Tabakova in the fourth of her 'Lockdown chats', reminiscing on performing 'Centuries of Meditations' in our Cathedrals Tour last October. Dobrinka also gives a glimpse into the life of a composer and talks about how it's changed in lockdown. Featuring an excerpt of 'Centuries of Meditations' by Dobrinka Tabakova. ici …
Duration (h:m:s): 23:27
In the third of her 'Lockdown chats', Alexandra Wood talks to Joely Koos (Co-Principal Cello) about what it's like preparing for her Comfortable Classical at Home episodes live on Facebook and being able to spend more time with her family during lockdown. You can watch Joely's Comfortable Classical at Home episodes on City of London Sinfonia's Facebook playlist:
Duration (h:m:s): 16:43
Alexandra Wood talks to Co-Principal Horn Mark Paine in the second of her 'Lockdown chats'. Mark would usually be performing in all the operas in the Opera Holland Park Season in May-August, so Alex caught up with him to see what he's missing about it during lockdown. Credit excerpts: 'The Lark Ascending' (Vaughan Williams), performed by Alexandra Wood in 'Comfortable …