Anthony Burton and Jonathan Dove

Announcement Date: 3 June 2001

Guest Artistic Director (Summer Festival 2001): Anthony Burton

Artistic Director: Jonathan Dove (2001–2005). During his tenure, Jonathan Dove programmes music of Huguenot, Jewish, Irish, Bengali and Somali origins, reflecting East End immigration.

“This year’s programme is as rich as ever. There are no less than 35 premieres — an amazing feat.” The Times, 2001