Manchester Sinfonia


Manchester Sinfonia is a vibrant professional orchestra which serves a variety of purposes such as making CDs of music by living composers, accompanying choral societies and performing concerts either as self promotions or engagements. Its members represent the cream of musicians in and around Manchester which is the key to producing exceptional performances of the highest quality. The vastly experienced Richard Howarth is the orchestra’s Leader/Director/Conductor. The orchestra made its debut at the Carlisle Festival. It has since performed throughout the north of England. Their recordings include music by Malcolm Arnold, Philip Spratley and Christopher Wright. More information about Manchester Sinfonia can be found online at

The photo shows the orchestra recording the Mixed Doubles album.