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Morwenna Del Mar

Cello

www.morwennadelmar.com


ORCHESTRAL

Professional


Positions Held:

  • BBC Symphony Orchestra (current)
  • Opera North, Principal Cello, No.2 (January 2017 - July 2017)

Trials including:

  • BBC Symphony Orchestra - Co-Principal Cello, No.2, including sitting Principal Cello
  • BBC Concert Orchestra - Co-Principal Cello, No.2, including sitting Principal Cello
  • Royal Opera House - Principal Cello, No.3, including sitting Principal Cello
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra - Assistant Principal Cello, No. 2, including sitting Principal Cello
  • Scottish Opera - Principal Cello
  • RTE Concert Orchestra - Section Leader
  • BBC Philharmonic Orchestra - Assistant Principal Cello, No. 2, including sitting Principal Cello
  • London Symphony Orchestra
  • Philharmonia Orchestra

Extra Work
  • Orchestra of St Paul’s – Principal (2007 - current)
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra - Principal
  • London Symphony Orchestra (regular extra work)
  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields (regular extra work)
  • Rambert Dance Company - Principal
  • English Touring Opera – Principal
  • Rambert Dance Company – Principal
  • RTE Symphony Orchestra – No.2
  • Royal Northern Sinfonia - No. 2
  • Philharmonia Orchestra
  • City of London Sinfonia
  • Aurora Orchestra
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra

SESSIONS

  • Isobel Griffiths Ltd
  • COOL Music Ltd

EDUCATION PROJECTS/OUTREACH

  • LSO Discovery
  • Philharmonia Orchestra — including Family Music Days and 'Universe of Sound' Exhibition
  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields - Schools Outreach Work
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • Orchestra of St Paul’s - Schools Outreach Work

CONCERTOS WITH ORCHESTRA

  • Beethoven Triple Concerto (Del Mar Piano Trio - 2011)
  • Bruch Kol Nidrei
  • Dvorak Rondo in G minor, Op.94
  • Elgar Cello Concerto
  • Saint-Saens Cello Concerto No.1
  • Schumann Cello Concerto
  • Tchaikovsky Variations on a Rococo Theme
  • Vivaldi Concerto for Two Cellos

CHAMBER

  • Del Mar Piano Trio www.delmarpianotrio.com                                                                    

PRIZES AND AWARDS

  • Graduate Award – Eastman School of Music (2007-09)
  • PROMIS Award – London Symphony Orchestra – for most outstanding student on the String Experience Scheme (2007)
  • Rhoda Butt Award  – Royal Academy of Music (2007)                                                    
  • DipRAM (for outstanding final recital) – Royal Academy of Music (2007)                         
  • Duchess of Cornwall Award – English Chamber Orchestra (2007)                                    
  • Leverhulme Orchestral Fellowship – Royal Academy of Music (2006-07)                          
  • John Ireland Prize (Del Mar Piano Trio) – Royal Academy of Music (2006)           
  • Harry Isaacs Prize (Del Mar Piano Trio) – Royal Academy of Music (2006)                       
  • Winifred Disney Bursary – Royal Academy of Music (2005-6)                                         
  • Guilhermina Suggia Gift (finalist) – Musicians’ Benevolent Fund (2005)                            
  • Cambridge Instrumental Award (2002-05)                                                                                                          

EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Eastman School of Music, New York (2007-09)
    • Masters Degree in Performance and Literature  
    • Orchestral Studies Diploma                 
  • Royal Academy of Music, London  (2005-07)
    • PGDip. (dist.)
    • DipRAM (for outstanding final recital)
    • LRAM (dist.)                                         
  • Cambridge University, Churchill College (2002-05)
    • MA Hons.                                                                    
  • Royal College of Music, Junior Department (1992-2002)                              

Professors

  • Steven Doane (Eastman School)                                                                                                           
  • Josephine Knight (RAM)                                                                                                                       
  • Karine Georgian (Private Tuition)                                                                                                           
  • Alexander Boyarsky (RCM)                                                                  

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Instruments
Cello