"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.
Tours with Sandy Burnett
Bath Mozartfest | November 202310th Nov - 14th Nov 2023Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£1695
Bach Festival in Leipzig | June 202410th Jun - 17th Jun 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£3895
Dresden Music Festival | May 202421st May - 26th May 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£3495
Bath Bachfest | February 202415th Feb - 18th Feb 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£1475
Lucca Puccini Festival | August 202421st Aug - 25th Aug 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett£2995
Verdi Festival in Parma (Register interest) | October 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett
Bath Mozartfest (Register Interest) | November 2024Tour Director: Sandy Burnett