Book this PlayerBack to Search

Rachel Barnes


ORCHESTRAL – Professional

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

Philharmonia Orchestra

Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra

London Mozart Players
London Concert Orchestra

Southern Sinfonia

New London Sinfonia

Worthing Symphony Orchestra

Southern Pro Musica

Brandenburg Sinfonia

New English Concert Orchestra

English Festival Orchestra

City Chamber Ensemble



Thursford Christmas Spectacular – 1st Violin (Dep)

Between Empires – Orange Tree Productions – Edinburgh Fringe

Follies, PH Productions - Yvonne Arnaud Theatre, Guildford

West Side Story – Grove Theatre, Dunstable

Dr Seuss – The Leatherhead Theatre

The Producers – Epsom Playhouse



Orion Symphony Orchestra 

Orpheus Sinfonia

St Endellion Symphony Orchestra 

London Arts Orchestra - Co Leader

Women of the World Symphony Orchestra (Southbank WOW festival)

Young Musicians Symphony Orchestra

University of London Symphony Orchestra

TCM Chamber Orchestra, Classical Orchestra, Opera Orchestra, Symphony Orchestra, String Orchestra

Royal Holloway University of London Orchestras

RCM Junior Department Symphony Orchestra



BBC Radio 4, live studio recording for sitcom What Does The K Stand For? - Solo Violin

Naxos Recording - Tutti violin for Timothy Hamilton's Requiem

Mission Impossible 5 – orchestral miming contract

Radio 3, TCM Symphony Orchestra, Royal Festival Hall - Principal 2nd

Radio 3, TCM Classical Orchestra, Queen Mary Undercroft

BBC Persian TV, Orion Symphony Orchestra, Cadogan Hall

Recording for Emanuella Grace’s Album – London Stories 

Recording for Radio Pop Vol.1 from Gone to Lunch

Panos Koran, Rachmaninov Piano Concerto No.3 with Orion Symphony Orchestra, Duke's Hall



Senior Strings: Surrey Youth Ensemble - Director/Conductor (2008 - 2017)

Surrey Arts - contracted violin teacher (2008 – Present)

Southern Pro Musica String Scheme (2014 – Present)

Royal Grammar School, Guildford – Violin Teacher (2015 – Present)

Philharmonia Orchestra outreach project

Gatton Music Zone - 2nd violin coach

Private violin teaching (2007 – Present)



Trinity College of Music MMus (Merit) LTCL Distinction (2009 - 2012)

Royal Holloway University of London BMus 2:1 (2005 – 2008)

Royal College of Music Junior Department (2002 - 2004)


TEACHERS: John Crawford, Gabrielle Painter, Charlotte Scott, Jon Thorne, Brigid Kirkland-Wilson



Gabrielle Painter

John Crawford

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