Royal Northern Sinfonia

Hear Royal Northern Sinfonia on your doorstep this summer, celebrating the great music of the North in our region’s beautiful churches. Enjoy enchanting works by Sibelius, Nielsen, and Grieg, including specially commissioned ensemble arrangements of Sibelius’ two best-loved symphonies.

Royal Northern Sinfonia will present two concerts in St George’s, Cullercoats, each with their own programme and personality.

The first (21st July) will centre around Sibelius Symphony No. 2 and include Nielsen’s Little Suite for Strings alongside several iconic Nordic works.

The second concert in Cullercoats (1st August) will have Sibelius Symphony No. 5 as its highlight, as well as Larsson’s Trumper Concertino with Richard Martin (RNS Principal Trumpet) as the soloist.

Tickets cost £15 or just £5 for Under 18s and are available at or from our Ticket Office on 0191 443 4661.

So, let Royal Northern Sinfonia transport you to the land of the midnight sun, and immerse yourself in the toe-tapping dance rhythms, evocative sounds of nature, and wonderful string writing of Nordic music.

Welcome to Nordic Summer Nights…