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Naomi Deacon


Professional Orchestra

  • BBC Concert Orchestra - Extra List (Flute & Piccolo) (CD recording and radio broadcast)
  • Southern Sinfonia - Flute & Principal Piccolo
  • Otranto Chamber Orchestra - St Matthew Passion
  • London Soloists Orchestra - Solo Flute
  • Orchestra of the Spheres
  • Adoramus Orchestra – Principal Flute
  • Great Hall Orchestra, Westminster – Principal Flute
  • Dover Festival Orchestra – Principal Flute
  • City of Canterbury Sinfonia – Principal Flute
  • Becker Ensemble, Kent
  • Freelance work throughout London and Kent including Bach Brandenburg Concerto No. 4, Bach Magnificat, Rimsky-Korsakov Capriccio Espagnol, Verdi Requiem, Dvorak Symphony No. 9, Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4, Rutter Mass of the children
  • BBC Concert Orchestra – extra list

Orchestral Training

  • All Souls Orchestra (Royal Albert Hall, Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, Sage Gateshead)–Principal Flute/Piccolo
  • Amadeus Orchestra
  • Royal College of Music Sinfonietta - Bernard Haitink – Principal Flute

Musical Theatre

  • Carousel - Stag Theatre, Sevenoaks

Chamber Music

  • Bach's B minor Suite No.2 - flute soloist
  • Flute and Guitar Duo - venues including the Venezuelan Embassy
  • Founding member of my Wind Quintet 
  • Flute, Clarinet and Bassoon Trio – recitals and outreach work throughout London
  • Bach’s Brandenburg Concerto no. 4 - All Souls Orchestra – Principal Flute


  • Solo Flute and Piano recitals in Charlton House, London
  • Solo Flute and Piano recitals in Churches throughout Kent
  • Performances in RCM Master Classes with Wissam Boustany and Sebastian Bell
  • Bizet’s Entr’acte (Flute and Piano) and other solos were recorded for broadcast by BBC Radio

Education and Outreach

  • Music in Hospitals Artist- Flute soloist with Piano (2015-present)
  • Workshop leader on RCM Outreach ‘Summer Music’ course for 6-14 year olds
  • Flute, Clarinet and Bassoon Trio- Outreach work in London Hospitals
  • Flute lecture recitals in schools throughout London and Kent   
  • Flute lecture recital in a specialist school (mental and physical difficulties) in Hertfordshire
  • Performances in Orchard School, Canterbury- for children with behavioural difficulties
  • RCM Workshop leader - improvisation and story-telling workshop within Primary Schools
  • RCM Outreach ensemble led by Kevin Hathway- Circus story workshop presentation at Blackheath Primary
  • RCM Ensemble performance workshops with GCSE composition students from Schools in West London

Education and qualifications

2001-2003    Purcell School of Music Flute teacher: Anna Pope    
2003-2007    Royal College of Music BMus(Hons) Performance
                     Professors: Simon Channing (flute) and Stuart Mcllwham (piccolo)
2010             Further studies with Kenneth Smith and Michael Cox

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Flute, Piccolo