Violinist and violist Max Baillie is fast establishing himself as a leading instrumentalist of his generation and as one of the most versatile musicians in the UK. Classical, pop, electronic, and traditional forms of music as well as writing, producing and directing a diverse spectrum of projects are all regular features of his creative career.


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Recent NEWS

Wednesday 15th October 2014

October News

‘I’m excited about going off to Australia this Friday as part of the Aurora Orchestra tour…we’re releasing the first of 3 discs for Warner Classics at the Melbourne Festival and record the next in November when we get back. I’m looking forward to a concert at the beautiful Wilton’s Music Hall with Sura Susso when I get back. It’s on the 29th October– please see live dates for info and bookings if you’re in the London area!’

Wiltons-Music-HallMax Baillie and Sura Susso 1

Monday 22nd September 2014

Brahms Double with Alexander Baillie

‘Here are a couple of pictures from last week’s concert with the Barbican Chamber Orchestra conducted by Joel Sandelson: what a blast!’

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Thursday 11th September 2014

Brahms Double with Alexander Baillie

‘Looking forward to playing this bombastic work next week at the gorgeous St Peter’s Church in Notting Hill with the Barbican Chamber Orchestra and Alexander Baillie! It’s a concert in aid of the South African musical charity Quartet of Peace. A link to tickets is here, please come!’

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Wednesday 20th August 2014

PROMS: Mason premiere and Mozart

Last Saturday’s concert at the Albert Hall is on iplayer here for 4 weeks. Reviews included Richard Morrison’s 5 stars in  The Times “What a Saturday night at the Proms… an avant-garde happening that left one speechless with its epic zaniness”) and 4 stars from the Guardian (“fabulously committed”),  Telegraph (“breathtaking”), and  Independent (“endlessly playful”).

Aurora Prom 41

Saturday 16th August 2014

Live BBC Proms broadcast tonight

Aurora Orchestra plays its late night Prom this evening at 10:15, broadcast live on BBC Radio 3.

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Mozart 40 (performed entirely from memory)


Benedict Mason ‘Meld’

Also available on iplayer for one week following the performance.