Roger Armstrong

Flute

Roger was born in Northern Ireland and emigrated to Australia at the age of 11. He began his flute studies… Read more

Donald Clist

French Horn

Donald spent ten years touring with the European Union Chamber Orchestra and more recently with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra in… Read more

Jub Davis

Double Bass

Jub’s career has covered a wide range of musical styles. He’s worked in avant-garde theatre with Station House Opera, been… Read more

Carl Hill

Viola

Carl studied viola at the Guildhall School of Music with Mark Knight and Paul Silverthorne. After leaving college, he moved… Read more

Simon Kodurand

Violin

Equally at home on both the modern and baroque violin Simon pursues a varied career as violinist, presenter, and teacher. … Read more

Roger Huckle

Violin, Founder & Leader
Roger Huckle

Roger Huckle has been the inspiration and guide for Bristol Ensemble – Bristol’s professional chamber orchestra, and a cherished musicians’… Read more

Bernard Kane

Viola/Composer

Born and raised in Cardiff, Wales, Bernard Kane, violist and composer, holds degrees from the University of British Columbia, Vancouver,… Read more

Mark Kane

French Horn

Mark was a member of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain before taking up a scholarship to the Royal… Read more

Jeremy Little

Percussion
Jeremy Little

Jeremy studied at Bristol University and has a busy musical schedule in the South West of England.  As well as… Read more

Juliet McCarthy

Cello
Juliet McCarthy

Originally from Bristol, Juliet studied at Guildhall with American ‘cellist Leonard Stein and upon graduating spent the first 15 years… Read more

David Pagett

Clarinet

David Pagett studied clarinet at the Royal Northern College of Music with Sidney Fell and Janet Hilton. As a freelance… Read more

Joanne Green

Violin

Joanne Green began her career in Melbourne taking a Bachelor of Arts in Music and performing with the Melbourne Symphony.… Read more

Imogen Triner

Oboe

Imogen studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London with Neil Black and Gordon Hunt, where she won many… Read more

Gavin Wells

Trumpet
Gavin Wells

Gavin Wells took a Bachelor of Music in trumpet performance in the USA from the  University of Northern Colorado, and… Read more

Marian Givens

Violin
Marian Givens

Marian Givens is a freelance violinist and teacher, playing with a variety of ensembles such as The Bristol Ensemble, Orchestra of… Read more

Kim Keeble

Oboe

Helen Bishop

Clarinet

Laura Tanner

French Horn

Simon Jones

Trumpet
Simon Jones

Simon has performed with numerous orchestras including Birmingham Bach Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Czech Philharmonic, English Symphony Orchestra,… Read more

Harriet Wiltshire

Harriet Wiltshire

Harriet studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama where she received a Distinction in performance on both baroque… Read more

Amelia Goodall

Amelia Goodall

Amelia Goodall studied violin and chamber music at the RNCM with Christopher Rowland, and at Manchester University with soloist Leland… Read more

Katrina Kleve

Narrator
Katrina Kleve

After studying at Guildford School of Acting, Katrina has gone on to perform as an actor and musician in various… Read more

John Telfer

Narrator
John Telfer

John Telfer took a degree in Music/Theatre at York University, then trained as an actor for two years at The… Read more

Hugh Blogg

Violin
Hugh Blogg

Hugh Blogg’s musical development began in Watford where he was introduced to a wealth of musical experiences at a young… Read more

Emily Mullins

Harp
Emily Mullins

Emily has played for the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, the BBC, the Royal Shakespeare Company, Bristol Ensemble, Orchestra of… Read more

Garfield Austin

Garfield Austin

Garfield Austin began playing the trombone at 12 and, like many classical brass players, was initially immersed in the world… Read more