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Lorna West (nee Tyack)

Bassoon

ORCHESTRAL
Professional:
  BBC Symphony Orchestra, including Guest Principal
  BBC Concert Orchestra
  Philharmonia Orchestra
  Royal Opera House Orchestra
  City of London Sinfonia (trial, principal bassoon)
  Isobel Griffiths sessions
  City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, including Guest Principal
  English Chamber Orchestra
  Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (trial, sub-principal bassoon)
  New London Orchestra, including Principal
  London Concert Orchestra
  Mozart Festival Orchestra
  Hallé Orchestra extra list (by audition)

Shows:

  Deputy for Wizard of Oz 2012 (London Palladium)
  Deputy for South Pacific 2012 (UK Tour)
  Deputy for Phantom of the Opera 2012 (UK Tour)

  Roadshow - bassoon chair 2011 (Menier Chocolate Factory)
  Deputy for Carousel 2008/09 (Savoy Theatre)

Training:
  Southbank Sinfonia - member 2010
  London
Sinfonietta side-by-side
  LSO St. Luke’s Woodwind Academy 2007
  Britten-Pears Orchestra


SOLO & CHAMBER
  Mozart Bassoon Concerto with St. Cecilia Orchestra

  Françaix’s Divertissement for Bassoon & String Orchestra with St Cecilia Orchestra
  BBC Young Artist Showcase: Live broadcast of Stravinsky Octet

  John Casken’s
Blue Medusa (World Premiere) Solo Bassoon & Ensemble
  Elizabeth Maconchy’s
Concerto for Bassoon & String Orchestra
  Haydn’s
Sinfonia Concertante with St. Cecilia Orchestra
  Strauss
Duett-Concertino for Bassoon and Clarinet

EDUCATION

Institutions and Professors: 
  Royal Academy of Music
- PGDip (2006 – 2008) - John Orford, Gareth Newman, David Chatterton
  University of Manchester - BMus (Hons) (2003 – 2006) - David Chatwin

  Royal College of Music Junior Department (2002 – 2003) - Andrea de Flammineis

Prizes & Awards:

  RAM Florence Woodbridge Bassoon Prize 2007 - first prize
  RAM Nicholas Blake Memorial Prize for chamber music - first prize

  Paddy Purcell Award 2008 (RAM)

  Craxton Memorial Trust Award

  Countess of Munster Musical Trust Award

  RAM Bursary Award (2 Years PGDip)

  Manchester University McMyn performance Scholarship (3 Years)

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Instruments
Bassoon