Borletti-Buitoni Trust

Author archive: Nick Breckenfield

#BBTathomeforawhile –
Adapting to Lockdown:
Comfortable Classical online

by Nick Breckenfield
Over the past months since the first BBT Communities grants were announced in June 2019, we have been getting to know the five organisations across Europe. Indeed, our chief executive Susan Rivers was to have been writing a blog about visiting all of them, having been to Berlin to see MitMachMusik with our founder Ilaria […]

View from the platform: BBT Celebrated

by Nick Breckenfield
The following first appeared in the programme book for BBT Celebrated at London’s Southbank Centre, 17-19 May 2013. In ten years the Borletti-Buitoni Trust has honoured a veritable orchestra of musicians. By my calculation, it could have mounted a tenth birthday performance of Beethoven’s Ninth Symphony, conducted by Robin Ticciati (Fellowship 2005), if the 19 […]