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Carl Woodcroft

Tuba

ORCHESTRAL EXPERIENCE


  • Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
  • London Philharmonic Orchestra
  • English National Ballet
  • Gabrieli Consort & Players
  • Army of Generals
  • English Touring Opera/Aurora Orchestra collaboration
  • Video Games Live
  • Southbank Sinfonia
  • London Contemporary Orchestra
  • Aldeburgh World Orchestra

BROADCAST, RECORDING AND COMMERCIAL WORK


Television & Radio: Bastille at Abbey Road Studios (Amazon Music), Channel 4 rebrand/ident soundtracks (Orchestrate/Mica Levi), BBC Songs Of Praise, BBC FOUR (Glastonbury Festival David Bowie tribute & Minimalism Documentary ‘Tones, Drones and Arpeggios’), The Passion of Joan of Arc (Shakespeare's Globe), Peter Grimes on Aldeburgh Beach (Arthaus Musik DVD), TFI Friday (Ginger Productions/Channel 4), BBC Proms, BBC Radio 3, BBC 6 Music, BBC Radio 2 at Maida Vale (‘Strike up the Band’ with Frank Renton). Other recording experience at Metropolis Studios (Charlotte Harding), Konk Studios (Orchestrate) and Angel Studios.

Film Appearances as a background musician: Mission: Impossible – Rogue Nation (Skydance/LH2 & Leavesden Studios), Military Wives (Lionsgate/Pinewood Studios).

Commercial Orchestral Recordings/other: Signum Classics, NMC, Winged Lion, BBC: The Space, Delicious Digital, Big Red Button for Getty Images, RAM Live Label.

CONTEMPORARY, CHAMBER AND SOLO EXPERIENCE

World premiere orchestral performances of works by Philip Feeney, Julian Anderson, Diana Burrell and Charlotte Bray. Appearances at Aldeburgh Festival, Glastonbury Festival, BBC Film Festival, The Royal Society, Linbury Studio Theatre, The Malcolm Arnold Trust, Rheinischen Orchesterakademie Mainz, Friary Guildford Brass Band, Virtuosi GUS Brass Band and Old Dirty Brasstards.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

2012-2015
2009-2010
2006-2009
                  

  

2003-2006:
2002-2005


Britten-Pears Young Artist
London Philharmonic Orchestra Foyle Future Firsts Apprentice
Royal Academy of Music - MMus, L.R.A.M. Teaching Diploma
RAM Orchestras (All) including Symphonic Brass
LSO Brass Academy (Reserve 2008), South Square Trust Award (2007)
EMI Music Sound Foundation Award (2006)
London Symphony Orchestra side-by-side projects
Royal Holloway College, University of London - BMus (Hons) 2:1
Young European Philharmonic Orchestra, Germany
Zurich Tonhalle Orchestra Masterclasses



TEACHING EXPERIENCE

Low Brass teacher at Highgate School, Tuba teacher at Royal Holloway, University of London,
Guest tuba teacher at the junior department of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama,
Head of Brass at Surrey Arts.


REFEREES


Patrick Harrild,Lee Tsarmaklis, Ben Thompson.

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Instruments
Tuba, Contrabass Tuba, Ophicleide, Remote Recording, Serpent

Ensembles
Clarke Brass Quintet