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Restore and Revive at Southwark Cathedral

Building on the success of our return to live indoor performance in September, City of London Sinfonia (CLS) will return to Southwark Cathedral this autumn with six more socially distanced performances. 399 more words

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Goldberg Variations in pictures

On Friday 18 September, we returned to Southwark Cathedral to perform to a live audience for the first time since March. It was a welcome occasion for musicians, staff and audiences alike. 239 more words

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Together again: String trio talks 'Goldberg Variations'

Ahead of their performances of Bach’s Goldberg Variations at Southwark Cathedral on 18 September, we asked Alexandra Wood, Joely Koos and Ruth Gibson some questions about performing together to an audience again, after all these months. 1,399 more words

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City of London Sinfonia returns to Southwark Cathedral

On Friday 18 September, City of London Sinfonia (CLS) will return to Southwark Cathedral with two socially distanced performances of J.S. Bach’s Goldberg Variations. These first indoor concerts since March 2020 have been designed in accordance with current safety guidelines around live public performances during the Covid-19 pandemic but will retain the familiar signatures of the Orchestra’s seriously informal style. 462 more words

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A Gaelic Blessing

Welcome to Classical Sunday.

I’ll say right off that I would never have wished for the global pandemic. It is horrible to know that so many people have suffered and died, many alone, and countless peoples’ health and livelihoods are still under threat. 419 more words


Lockdown chats: Alexandra Wood talks to Lynda Houghton

Written by Alexandra Wood

We are, luckily, starting to slowly emerge from the various restrictions of lockdown. That being said, it is still so lovely to connect with friends and colleagues from the CLS family, as it may be a little while longer before we will all be able to perform together again. 589 more words

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What's on: CLS during lockdown

While the orchestra world is mostly on hold and people are connecting on video calls and social media more than ever, our musicians have been trying to keep creating and sharing music as much as they can. 633 more words

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