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Sarah Burnett


Chetham's School of Music 1983-89
Instrumental Award: St Catharine's College, Cambridge (read music)
Scholarship to Royal Academy of Music
Scholarship to Hochschule für Musik und Theater, Hannover, to study with K. Thunemann
Principal Bassoon: National Youth Orchestra Principal Bassoon: European Union Youth Orchestra

Musical Appointments:
2010- present: Principal Bassoon, London Mozart Players
2002- present: Principal Bassoon, Britten Sinfonia 1996-2010:      Principal Bassoon, Glyndebourne on Tour

Freelance ( as guest principal):
BBC Concert Orchestra
BBC National Orchestra of Wales
BBCScottish Symphony Orchestra
BBC Symphony Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
English National Opera
Gabrielli Consort
Irish Chamber Orchestra
London Philharmonic Orchestra
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra
Royal Opera House
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Ulster Orchestra

Also a wide range of session work including music for TV, films, pop albums, video games

Chamber Music:
Britten Sinfonia Soloists
Haffner Wind Ensemble
Marais Ensemble
Many more "ad hoc" on a freelance basis both at home and abroad

Teaching and Coaching: 
Professor at Royal College of Music
Consultant at Birmingham Conservatoire
Bassoon coach for National Youth Orchestra
Masterclasses given internationally

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