Cello at about 8, changed to double bass because no-one else at school played it and it seemed easier.
Originally with Keith Marjoram, lately with Charles Wall (CBSO)
E-learning and IT stuff.
Many – usually to do with learning something new.
Shostakovich as a person, Wagner for the music. Top ten also includes Mahler, Britten, Strauss and Janacek.
Wagner’s Tristan und Isolde – we played it with BPO in 2012, but unfortunately we missed out the middle bit.
Solihull Symphony Orchestra
Sinfonia of Birmingham
London Shostakovich Orchestra
The Orchestra <<<