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Toby Turton

Cello

ORCHESTRAL EXPERIENCE
Current Position
  • Northern Ballet Sinfonia - Sub-Principal No 2, sitting principal as required, May 2014 - present

Trials
  • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra - Co Principal (no.2, plus Principal work), Dec 2017 – Jan 2019
  • Royal Ballet Sinfonia - Sub Principal No.2 (including Principal and no.2 work 2014/15), 2014
  • Royal Scottish National Orchestra - Assistant Principal No.3, 2014 (Shortlisted to final two & offered no.4 trial)
  • BBC National Orchestra of Wales - Tutti (Shortlisted candidate), 2012/13
  • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra - Tutti, 2006/07
 
Freelance - Symphony Orchestra
  • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra - Guest Co Principal & Principal 2019/2020
  • Philharmonia
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra
  • BBC Symphony Orchestra
  • BBC National Orchestra of Wales
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra        
  • Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra - including no.2
  • The Orchestra of Opera North - guest no.2 & 3
  • English Symphony Orchestra - guest no.2
  • London Concert Orchestra           
  • Bath Philharmonia - no.2 & principal
  • Milton Keynes City Orchestra – no.2 & principal
  • Brighton Philharmonic
  • Oxford Philharmonic
  • City of Oxford Orchestra
  • De Havilland Philharmonic - Former principal

Freelance - Chamber Orchestra
  • Academy of St Martin in the Fields    
  • City of London Sinfonia - including no.2
  • London Chamber Orchestra
  • Mozart Festival Orchestra - principal/continuo work
  • Johan Strauss Orchestra - no.2
  • English Sinfonia           
  • Orchestra of St. John’s - no.2
  • London Concertante
  • New Queens Hall Orchestra
  • Brandenburg Sinfonia
  • Thames Chamber Orchestra - no.2
  • Kings Chamber Orchestra - principal
  • Cyprus Sinfonia - principal
  • Viva - no.2
  • London Pro Arte Orchestra
  • Norwegian Arctic Philharmonic

Theatre
  • Lion King - Deputy

CHAMBER & SOLO
  • Goldfield Ensemble, chamber ensemble www.goldfieldensemble.co.uk
  • Duo partnership with pianist Peter Hewitt Spring 1996 – 2002.
  • Parkhouse Award semifinalist, performing in the Wigmore Hall with the ‘Miriovsky Piano Trio’
  • Three String Quartet Tours in North East Scotland
  • Performances of Messiaen ‘Quartet for The End of Time’.
  • Solo cello Northern Ballets ‘1984’ - Recorded by BBC at a live performance in Manchester and televised on BBC 4.
  • Solo cello Northern Ballet’s ‘Casanova’, recorded live for Sky Arts
  • Haydn C Major Concerto with the Rosemary Consort (Professional freelance orchestra)
  • Dvorak Cello Concerto with ‘Wren Sinfonia’ (A Cambridge University Students Orchestra) at Trinity College Chapel
  • Commercial CD recording for LITmus of Beethoven Cello Sonatas, which received many accolades, most notably from international pianist John Lill. (an impressive achievement…)

EDUCATION & OUTREACH
  • Education projects and concerts with BBC Symphony Orchestra, CBSO, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, MKCO.
  • String quartet and solo demonstration concerts in schools
  • Community projects with Milton Keynes City Orchestra and Bath Philharmonia
  • North Herts Music School - Chamber music & string orchestra coaching 1994 to 2014
  • Sectional coaching for Hertfordshire Schools Symphony Orchestra and Hatfield Philharmonic


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Instruments
Cello