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Sandy Burnett


"Warm personality coupled with vast background knowledge of music make Sandy an excellent Tour Director."


A graduate of St Catharine’s College, Cambridge, musician and broadcaster Sandy Burnett spent a decade as one of the core team of presenters on BBC Radio 3; highlights there included hosting the breakfast programme, presenting live broadcasts from the Proms and Edinburgh Festival, and interviewing many of the world’s finest musicians. Conducting credits have included a complete cycle of Bach cantatas as well as work with the Royal Shakespeare Company, Royal National Theatre and in London’s West End where he spent many years as musical director. Jazz and improvised music form another important part of his output; as a double bassist he collaborates with many leading musicians from the UK and beyond. He is the author of the Idler Guide to Classical Music and has recently been appointed as the Hogwood Fellow of the Academy of Ancient Music.

Sandy-Burnett Broadcaster and Tour Director Sandy Burnett

Tours with Sandy Burnett

Bath Mozartfest
Bath Mozartfest | November 2023
10th Nov - 14th Nov 2023Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£1695

Bach Festival in Leipzig
Bach Festival in Leipzig | June 2024
10th Jun - 17th Jun 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£3895

Dresden Music Festival
Dresden Music Festival | May 2024
21st May - 26th May 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£3495

Bath Bachfest
Bath Bachfest | February 2024
15th Feb - 18th Feb 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£1475

Lucca Puccini Festival
Lucca Puccini Festival | August 2024
21st Aug - 25th Aug 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£2995