Solo Recitals (2005-present): Performances throughout the UK and Europe.
Jazz and Improvisation
Jazz: Various, including groups led by: Keith Tippett, Art Themen, Craig Millverton, Bobby Wellins, Bob Mintzer, John Law, Geoff Eales, Dave Jones, Nigel Price, Steve Melling, Hans Koller, Geoff Simpkins, Tina May, Greg Abates, Karen Sharpe, Alan Barnes, Amy Roberts, Richard Excall, John Hallam, Simon Spillett, Alan Barnes, Dave Newton, Geoff Eales, Damon Brown, Bobby Wellins, Osian Roberts, Brandon Allen, Scott Hamilton, Erin Dickens, Greg Abate and Daryl Sherman.
Improvisation: performances with (amongst others) Eugene Chadbourne, Keith Tippett, Rhodri Davies, Mark Wastell, Patrick Farmer, Paul Dunmall, Neil Metcalff, Phillip Wachsmann, Percy Pursglove, Phil Gibbs, Tom Jackson, Benedict Taylor, Bruce Coates, Alex Ward, Julie Tippetts, Dominic Lash, Paul Hession, Christian Munthe. Artistic Director of the Cardiff Improvisers Orchestra.
Has performed as principal Double Bass or guest principal with:
Baroque/Early Music: The Hanover Band, Welsh Baroque Orchestra, Welsh Camerata, Harmonious Murmur, RWCMD Baroque Orchestra, National Chamber Orchestra of Wales, Cardiff Chamber Orchestra.
Contemporary: Radio Amore, British Sinfonietta, Ballet Cymru, Welsh Session Orchestra, Chamber Ensemble of Europe, Pixels Ensemble, Ensemble Wreckhead, Afrodisiac, Cardiff New Music Collective, National Chamber Orchestra of Wales, Millennium Ensemble, Orpheus in Love, Chamber Ensemble of Europe, Ludwig, RWMCD Symphony Orchestra.
Notable venues: Royal Albert Hall, Royal Festival Hall, Queen Elizabeth Hall, Purcell Rooms, The Barbican, Wigmore Hall, Colston Hall, WMC, St David’s Hall, Symphony Hall Birmingham, Bridgewater Hall.
Mixed Media: Le Grand Ding Dong (2007): for acting/speaking double bassist and pre-recorded tape by Conrad Norton. Opalescence (2005): for solo double bassist and pre-recorded tape by Matthew Davidson. Ashley-John Long and Peter Finch (2015): double bass and live poetry.
Funky Monkey (2017) bass and dance
Sessions include: Fireproof Giant, Lee Mead, Pink Martini, Rhydian, Paul O’Grady, Rhyland Tyfi, Bryn Terfyl, John Owen Jones, DER Collective, The Three Welsh Tenors, Lily Green.
National Theatre Wales (2014), Ballet Cymru (2013), Bianco (2012-2013) Butcher (2012), The Howl in Arcadia (2008), The Threepenny Opera (2008), The Laramie Project (2007)
Musicals have included: The Rat Pack, Les Miserables, Annie, Sweet Charity, The Lion King and Mama Mia, Chess, The Wiz, Return to the Forbidden Planet, Aida.
Includes BBC, ITV, S4C. ARTE, ORF, Sky Arts.
Includes: Radio Oort Austria, BBC, Jazz FM, Radio France, surmusik, RBB Radfunk Berlin Brandenburg, Deutschlandradio Kultur, New Zealand Radio, Radio Turkey, Coolradio Jazz, WDR Sudwestfalen.
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