Book this PlayerBack to Search

Tony Robb


Education:                   1983-7             Guildhall School of Music
                                                            (Teachers: Edward Beckett and Peter Lloyd)
                                    1972-83           Haberdashers’ Aske’s School for Boys, Elstree

Awards:                       1987                Associateship of the Guildhall School of Music
                                                            and Drama  with Merit in Performance
                                    1988                Countess of Munster Scholarship for further
                                                            study with Susan Milan

Instruments:               Flute:                14k Arista 9k Cooper head / Wooden FMG
                                    Piccolo:            Burkhart
                                    Alto Flute:        Yamaha
                                    Full set of tin whistles, recorders and a selection of ethnic
                                    whistles, pipes, panpipes.

Orchestral Experience:

Principal Flute Oxford Philomusica (1998-)
Principal Flute Rambert Orchestra (2009-)
Principal Flute Sinfonia 21 (1989 -2004)
Principal Flute London Musici (1998 -2007)
Principal Flute Primavera Chamber Orchestra (2002-)
Principal Flute D’Oyly Carte Opera (1994 - 2004)
Principal Flute Hong Kong Philharmonic (1992)
Principal Flute BBC Radio Orchestra (1988 – 1991)
Trial Principal Flute City of London Sinfonia (2000-2002)
Trial Principal Flute Scottish Chamber Orchestra (2001-2002)
Trial Principal Flute BBC Symphony Orchestra (1999 -2000)
Trial Principal Flute London Symphony Orchestra (1998 - 1999)
Trial Principal Flute Halle Orchestra (1998 – 1999)
Trial Principal Flute Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (1997)
Trial Co-Principal Flute London Symphony Orchestra (1989 - 1991)

Freelance Experience:

Guest Principal           with all of Londons’ symphony and chamber orchestras, as
Flute                           well as with many regional orchestras.

Solo Work :
      Concerto performances with Halle Orchestra, BBC Concert Orchestra, Sinfonia 21, Oxford
                         Philomusica, Primavera Chamber Orchestra. Broadcasts on Radio 2 & 3.
                         Featured soloist at the Segovia Chamber Music Festival,
                         playing Arnold concertos with London Virtuosi.

The information contained in this CV is provided by the client of MAS.
MAS takes no responsibility for its accuracy.

Flute, Alto Flute, Ethnic Flutes, Piccolo, Recorder