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Christopher Barron


Orchestral Experience- Trials for Permanent Positions   

  • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra 2023-Present: Principal Tuba (Ongoing)

Orchestral Experience- Freelance   

  • Aarhus Symphony Orchestra (Denmark) 2022 Solo Tuba (Temporary Contract)
  • Hamburg State Philharmonic Orchestra, 2023   
  • Opera North- Extras List, 2023

Orchestral Training   

  • Young Musician's Symphony Orchestra, 2019-20
  • National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain, 2016-17   
  • City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra, 2013-20

Solo Performances   

  • Vaughan Williams Tuba Concerto with the City of Sheffield Youth Orchestra, 2019   
  • Performance of ‘Capriccio’ by Rodney Newton with Foden’s Brass Band, broadcast on BBC Radio 2, 2018


  • Sheffield Music Hub, Music Tutor, 2023-Present   
  • Sheffield Music Academy, Guest Tutor, 2018-2019


  • John Solomon Brass Prize, 'Very Highly Commended', joint second place, 2021
  • Musician's Company Brass Ensemble Prize, First Prize, 2020


  • Hochschule für Musik, Theater und Medien Hannover, Master of Music, 2021-2023:
    • Teacher: Prof Jens Björn-Larsen   
  • Royal Academy of Music, Scholarship awarded, BMus 1st Class, LRAM 2017-2021:   
    • Teachers: Lee Tsarmaklis, Rex Martin, Patrick Harrild   

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Tuba, Cimbasso, Contrabass Tuba