NEWS: Royal Title for Britain's only Full-time Professional Chamber Orchestra


It has been announced today that for the first time in over 20 years, the Queen has bestowed a royal title on an UK Orchestra | The Gateshead-based Northern Sinfonia - Great Britain's only full-time professional chamber orchestra - will now be known as the 'Royal Northern Sinfonia'


"What a wonderful title! I am very grateful to Her Majesty for honouring these outstanding musicians,” Music Director Thomas Zehetmair has said