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Eilidh Gillespie

Flute

ORCHESTRAL WORK

Current Position

  • Royal Northern Sinfonia - Principal Flute (No.2)
    • Including playing Principal Flute, 2nd Flute & Principal Piccolo

Previous Positions

  • BBC National Orchestra of Wales – Sub-Principal Flute(2011-2013)
  • Hong Kong Sinfonietta – Principal Flute (2004 – 2008)

Guest Principal Flute:

  • Royal Northern Sinfonia
  • Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
  • RTE Concert Orchestra – (including Principal Flute trial, 2008-09)
  • BBC National Orchestra of Wales – (including Principal Flute Trial 2011-12)
  • Ensemble 10/10
  • Ensemble 360
  • Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Macau Orchestra

Principal Piccolo:

  • BBC Concert Orchestra – (including Principal Piccolo trial, 2009-10)
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Chamber Orchestra of Europe (including released recordings)
  • Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra – (including Principal Piccolo trial, 2011-12)
  • Royal Northern Sinfonia

Alto Flute:

  • London Symphony Orchestra – incl. Rite of Spring and Daphnis and Chloe (released on LSO Live)
  • Philharmonia – including Rite of Spring
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra

Other freelance work:

  • Aurora Orchestra
  • BBC Philharmonic Orchestra
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Chamber Orchestra of Europe
  • London Chamber Orchestra
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • London Symphony Orchestra (including Sub-Principal Flute trial, 2008-09)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra

West End Shows

  • Wicked
  • Oliver

CHAMBER MUSIC/SOLO PERFORMANCES
  • Ensemble 10/10
  • Ensemble 360
  • Hong Kong Sinfonietta – Mozart Concerto No.2, Bach Orchestral Suite No.2
  • Guest performances with Liverpool String Quartet
  • Guest performances with Grainger Quartet

EDUCATION

  • Royal College of Music - PGDip in Advanced Performance • Distinction (2002 – 2004)
  • Edinburgh University - BMus Hons • 1st Class (1998 – 2002)                                                     

Professors:      
Simon Channing                                   Stewart McIlwham (Piccolo)
Paul Edmund Davies                            Rachel Brown (Baroque Flute)
Jaime Martin                                         Celia Chambers (Orchestral Training)
David Nicholson

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Instruments
Flute, Alto Flute, Piccolo