The Britten-Shostakovich Festival Orchestra, led by Jan Latham-Koenig (awarded an OBE in the 2020 Queen’s Birthday Honours List), is a unique bi-national ensemble bringing young people of conservatoire age from the United Kingdom and Russia together in a shared cultural experience.

BRITTEN-SHOSTAKOVICH FESTIVAL ORCHESTRA  

ARTISTIC DIRECTOR JAN LATHAM-KOENIG