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Helen Vigurs (nee Powell)

Oboe


Employment

From 2001    English National Opera – Cor Anglais and Subprincipal Oboe
1992-1998    BBC National Orchestra of Wales - Subprincipal Oboe

Orchestral extra work includes
 
 Cor Anglais Philharmonia, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Royal Opera House
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Concert Orchestra
English Chamber Orchestra, BBC NOW
Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Opera North
Welsh National Opera


Principal OboeRoyal Philharmonic Orchestra, English National Opera
BBC Concert Orchestra, English Sinfonia
Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Hallé Orchestra
Northern Sinfonia, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
Bournemouth Sinfonietta, English National Ballet, Ballet Rambert


Second OboeLondon Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia
BBC Symphony Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
London Philharmonic Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra
BBC Concert Orchestra, Britten Sinfonia
Orchestra of St John’s Smith Square, BBC Philharmonic, RLPO
Hallé Orchestra, Opera North, New London Orchestra

Chamber
Alauna Ensemble
1997 Isle of Wight International Oboe Competition Prizewinners recital in Purcell Room
1995-1998 Vale Wind Quintet
1986-1992 Chione Oboe Trio

 Solo
1997 Isle of Wight International Oboe
Brandenburg Sinfonia -
Leamington Chamber Orchestra -

London Concertante -
Northern Sinfonia -



Bournemouth Sinfonietta -

 
Competition Prizewinner & concerto finalist
Albinoni Concerto for 2 oboes
Strauss Oboe Concerto
Concertos by Vivaldi & Francaix
Bach Concerto - Oboe & Violin - St Martin in the Fields
Haydn Sinfonia Concertante
Francaix l'Horlege de Flore (4th mvt)
Vivaldi Concerto for 2 Oboes
Bach Brandenburg Concertos 1 & 2
Concertos by Vivaldi & Andrew Toovey

Teaching
Kings School Canterbury from 2004
Tiffin Girls School from 1998-2004
Kingston Music and Arts Service 1998-2002
Richmond Music Service 2001
London College of Music & Media Junior College 1998-2001
Welsh College of Music & Drama 1996-1998

Education Work
With LSO
With BBCNOW
Live Music Now 1989-1992 with Chione Oboe Trio
1991 Arts Council grant to Chione Trio for extended projects in 2 special schools

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Instruments
Oboe, Cor Anglais, Oboe d'Amore