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Simon Keenlyside

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Simon Keenlyside

Simon Keenlyside has been played on NTS shows including Tafelmusik w/ Francesco Fusaro, with Dies Irae first played on 6 April 2020.

Simon John Keenlyside was born in London on 3rd August 1959, son of Raymond and Ann Keenlyside. Both his father and his grandfather were professional violinists; Raymond played second violin in the Aeolian Quartet. “Where other children would have nursery rhymes, I’d go to bed to the sounds of Haydn, Mozart and Schubert.” "If you sang as a boy you got picked on. It was lucky for me that I was sporty and athletic."

Simon studied the violin as a child, but never…

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Dies Irae
Benjamin Britten, Gianandrea Noseda, The London Symphony Orchestra, Ian Bostridge, Simon Keenlyside, Sabina Cvilak, London Symphony Chorus, Choir Of Eltham College, Joseph Cullen, Alastair Tighe
LSO Live2012
Dies Irae
Benjamin Britten, Gianandrea Noseda, The London Symphony Orchestra, Ian Bostridge, Simon Keenlyside, Sabina Cvilak, London Symphony Chorus, Choir Of Eltham College, Joseph Cullen, Alastair TigheLSO Live2012
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