Clemency Burton-Hill

Clemency Burton-Hill

Broadcaster & Author

Clemency Burton-Hill is one of the UK’s leading arts broadcasters and writers. She is one of the presenters of BBC Radio 3 Breakfast, the Proms, and Young Musician of the Year as well as numerous other music and arts programmes on radio, television and online. A former presenter of The Culture Show and The Review Show, as a journalist she regularly contributes to the Observer, Economist, 1843 Magazine, FT Weekend, Guardian and Telegraph. She is also the classical music columnist for BBC Culture. An award-winning violinist, Clemency has performed all over the world under leading conductors. She is the co-founder of Aurora Orchestra and a patron of the music and arts education charities The Choir of London Trust and Dramatic Need.


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Event 21: ‘Year of Wonder’ with Clemency Burton-Hill

Walter MacFarlane Stage

Leading arts broadcaster and local resident Clemency Burton-Hill presents a magnificent treasury of classical music in ‘Year of Wonder’: Classical Music for Every Day with author, journalist and critic Hannah Beckerman. Whether you’ve been immersed in classical music for decades or if it is a new journey of exploration, this event will have something special […]