The Bournemouth Sinfonietta was a chamber orchestra founded in 1968 as an offshoot of the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. It was disbanded in November 1999 after increasing difficulties in obtaining funding from local councils led to the decision to concentrate government funding on its larger parent.

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Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1986 Cello Concerto / Sinfonietta Ernest John Moeran; Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Norman Del Mar, Raphael Wallfisch 1
1992 Sinfonietta Giocosa / Toccata e Due Canzoni / Sinfonietta La Jolla Bohuslav Martinů; Julian Jacobson, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Tamás Vásáry 1
1992 Flos Campi / Suite for Viola and Orchestra / The Running Set / Hymn Tune Preludes Ralph Vaughan Williams; Bournemouth Sinfonietta and Choir, Norman Del Mar, George Hurst, Frederick Riddle 1
1992 Nyman: Where the Bee Dances / Bryars: The Green Ray / Westbrook: Bean Rows and Blues Shots John Harle, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Ivor Bolton 1
1994 English String Music Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Richard Studt 1
1994 Fratres / Tabula rasa / Spiegel im Spiegel / Summa / Festina lente / Cantus in memoriam Benjamin Britten Arvo Pärt; Tasmin Little, Martin Roscoe, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Richard Studt 1
1995 Scandinavian String Music Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Richard Studt 1
1996 Cello Concertos nos. 1 & 2 / Suite, op. 16 / Allegro Appassionato / The Swan Saint-Saëns; Maria Kliegel, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Jean-François Monnard 1
1996 Serenade / Les Illuminations / Nocturne Benjamin Britten; Adrian Thompson, Michael Thompson, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, David Lloyd-Jones 1
1997 Requiem John Rutter; Polyphony, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Stephen Layton 2
1998 Complete Works for Horn and Orchestra Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart; Michael Thompson, Bournemouth Sinfonietta 1
1999 The Eight Symphonies William Boyce; Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Ronald Thomas 1
2004 Bridge: Suite for Strings / Butterworth: The Banks of Green Willow / Bantock: The Pierrot of the Minute Bridge, Butterworth, Bantock; Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Norman Del Mar 1
Elgar Favourites Elgar; Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Norman Del Mar, George Hurst 1
The Starlight Express Suite / King Arthur Suite Elgar; Cynthia Glover, John Lawrenson, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, George Hurst 1

Album + Compilation

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
1976 Symphony No. 10 / Improvisations on Viginal Pieces / A Tribute Edmund Rubbra; Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Hans-Hubert Schönzeler 1
1994 Stanford: Irish Symphony / Elgar: From the Bavarian Highlands Stanford, Elgar; Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Bournemouth Symphony Chorus, Norman Del Mar 1
2002 Peer Gynt / Holberg Suite / Sigurd Jorsalfar / Wedding Day at Troldhaugen Edvard Grieg; BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Jerzy Maksymiuk, Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Richard Studt 1

Unspecified type

Year Title Artist RatingReleases
Famous Folk Settings Percy Grainger; Bournemouth Sinfonietta, Kenneth Montgomery 1

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