Timothy Orpen, Principal Clarinet of the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and a founder member and Principal Clarinet of Aurora Orchestra, spent three years as Principal Clarinet of the Royal Northern Sinfonia prior to joining the ROH. He is delighted to return to the Sage to perform Finzi’s Clarinet Concerto with the RNS. The concert will be broadcast live by BBC Radio 3.
We are delighted to announce that Timothy Orpen has been appointed Principal Clarinet in the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House and will take up the position in October.
Wednesday 10 February, 2016. 8pm at the Sage Gateshead
You can watch the programme on BBC 2 at 11pm on Friday.
Following on from the hugely successful concert at King’s Place in London with the Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields Chamber Ensemble, which was broadcast live on BBC Radio 3, Timothy Orpen is delighted to have joined the Ensemble on their tour of the USA and Canada. Read more
Timothy looks forward to his BBC Proms Chamber Music Concert at Cadogan Hall this lunchtime as part of the Royal Northern Sinfonia Winds with Christian Blackshaw. Read more