double-bassist who attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama where
he studied under Thomas Martin.
whom he has worked include the BBC Concert Orchestra, the Bournemouth
Symphony Orchestra, the English National Opera, the London Bach Orchestra, and
the London Symphony Orchestra.
and 11th October 2011, the LSO joined forces with tenor Ian Bostridge, soprano Sabina Cvilak,
the Eltham College Choir Trebles, baritone Simon Keenlyside and the London Symphony Chorus for a
performance of Benjamin Britten’s War
Mezzo-soprano Elina Garanca was the guest
soloist of the LSO at Barbican Hall on 2nd October 2012 for an
evening of opera highlights that included “Mon Coeur s’ouvre a ta voix” from Samson
et Delila by Camille Saint-Saens, “Plus
grand, dans son obscurite”
from La Reine
de Saba by Charles Gounod, and “Yes, the time has come”
from The Maid of Orleans by Peter
In the field
of music education, Colin has taught at the Guildhall School of Music and
Drama. His students have
included Dominic Bentham, Phil Donkin, Tom “Tillah” Farmer, Nathan Feddo,
and Andrew Robb.
which he appears include: Anthem, Bach to Brubeck, The Dust
Bowl Symphony, Epiphany, John Adams: A Flowering Tree, Music of Hope, Night and Day, The
Planets, and Symphony No. 1
Inspired by The Lord of the Rings by
Johan de Meij with the LSO; Beautiful Dreamer by Benjamin Luxon; and, Classics
of My Soul by Waldemar Bastos.