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Elliott Bailey


Orchestra Experience

  • Hallé Orchestra – (including no. 2 cello)
  • English Touring Opera – No. 2 cello
  • Welsh National Opera
  • London Mozart Players
  • Chineke! Orchestra
  • Northern Chamber Orchestra – Guest Principal Cello
  • Heritage Orchestra
  • Orchestra for the Earth – Principal cello
  • Project Instrumental – No. 2 Cello
  • London Concert Orchestra
  • Manchester Concert Orchestra
  • Brixton Chamber Orchestra – Principal cello
  • London Firebird Orchestra – No. 2 cello
  • Capital Orchestra – Principal cello


  • Halle Advance Orchestral Strings Programme studying with Hannah Roberts (September 2023 - July 2024)
  • Royal Academy of Music Symphony Orchestra
  • Year-long study with the Doric String Quartet (September 2020 - July 2021)

Recording Session Experience

  • BBC’s Luther, at Abbey Road and Air Lyndhurst - TV and album recording sessions
  • Lakeshore Records; Tales of Kenzera: ZAU, Disney series and video game with Nainita Desai (solo cello)
  • Ignition Orchestra
  • Chineke! Orchestra radio recordings and BBC Proms

Chamber Music

  • Wigmore Hall recitals with Leon Bosch
  • Recitals in and around London (including Petworth Festival) with the Salix Quartet, having won the chamber music scholarship (ASSET Scheme) at the Royal Academy of Music studying with the Doric Quartet
  • Live radio performances on Radio 3’s ‘In Tune’ with ensembles made up of Chineke! Players
  • Performances with the Ubuntu Ensemble founded by Leon Bosch


  • Jonathan Ross Show and Hilton Honours performances with Raye
  • Brit awards performance with Stormzy
  • Appearance on Graham Norton Show with Ignition Orchestra
  • Headlining the Live at Chelsea Festival with Max Richter
  • Louis Vuitton Paris Fashion Show
  • Balimaya Project at the Barbican
  • Performances at Royal Albert Hall with 5SOS, Miss Dynamite, So Solid Crew, Sugababes, Mike Skinner, Yuseff Dayes
  • KEW THE MUSIC at Kew Gardens
  • ThankUFest at Camden Roundhouse
  • Liverpool International Music Festival
  • Playing along to Home Alone with the Heritage Orchestra in Liverpool, Leeds, and Birmingham arenas
  • Playing along to Black Panther in the Royal Albert Hall with the Chineke! Orchestra and Anthony Parnther

Education and Training

  • MA with Distinction from the Royal Academy of Music studying with Benjamin Hughes (2019-2021)
  • BMus(Hons) from the Royal Northern College of Music studying with Nicholas Trygstad (2015-2019)
  • Masterclasses and lessons with Miklos Perenyi, Guy Johnston, Leonard Elschenbroich, Karine Georgian, Matthew Barley, Gemma Rosefield, Nadege Rochat, Josephine Knight, Sung-Won Yang, Christoph Richter, Lionel Handy, Sebastian Comberti, Rosie Biss, Felix Schmidt, Adrian Brendel

Benjamin Hughes | Nicholas Trygstad

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