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Read Full Post about Six composers appointed to the LSO Panufnik Composers Scheme
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Panufnik 2024/25 Composers

Six composers appointed to the LSO Panufnik Composers Scheme

The London Symphony Orchestra is pleased to announce the six composers who will take part in its annual Panufnik Composers Scheme in 2024/25, part of the Orchestra’s artist development programme supporting the next generation of musical talent.

Read Full Post about Congratulations to our Principal Bassoon Rachel Gough on 25 Years
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Principal Bassoon Rachel Gough

Congratulations to our Principal Bassoon Rachel Gough on 25 Years

Read Full Post about Welcome to Adam Wright, our new Trumpet
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Welcome to Adam Wright, our new Trumpet

This month Adam Wright joins the LSO Trumpet section. Get to know a little more about him.

Read Full Post about Welcome to Chaemun Im, our new Double Bass from March 2024
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Chaemun Im holds his double bass

Welcome to Chaemun Im, our new Double Bass from March 2024

In March, Chaemun Im will join the LSO double bass section. Get to know a little more about him before he joins.

Read Full Post about Welcome to Sérgio Pires, our new Principal Clarinet
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Welcome to Sérgio Pires, our new Principal Clarinet

This month Sérgio Pires joins the LSO as Principal Clarinet alongside Chris Richards. Get to know a little more about him.

Read Full Post about Obituary: Robin Brightman, 1949–2023
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Robin Brightman with his instrument.

Obituary: Robin Brightman, 1949–2023

The London Symphony Orchestra is saddened to hear of the death of Robin Brightman, member of the Violin section from 1977 to 2009. 

Read Full Post about Obituary: Dennis Gaines, 1935–2023
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Dennis Gaines

Obituary: Dennis Gaines, 1935–2023

The London Symphony Orchestra is saddened to hear of the death of Dennis Gaines, member of the Violin section from 1966 to 1988.

Read Full Post about Obituary: John Gould, 1940–2023
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John Gould holding his instrument.

Obituary: John Gould, 1940–2023

The London Symphony Orchestra is saddened to hear of the death of John Gould, member of the Viola section from 1963 to 1966.

Read Full Post about Four new Soundhub Members Announced
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Amy Crankshaw, Luke Mombrea, Jasmine Morris, Delyth Field

Four new Soundhub Members Announced

Welcoming the four new composers on the LSO Soundhub scheme: Amy Crankshaw, Delyth Field, Luke Mombrea and Jasmine Morris  

Read Full Post about Obituary: Ernest Greaves, 1927–2023
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Ernest Graves with his cello.

Obituary: Ernest Greaves, 1927–2023

The London Symphony Orchestra is saddened to hear of the death of Ernest Greaves, Sub-Principal Cello from 1965 to 1970. 

Read Full Post about Welcome to Jonathan Hollick, our new trombone player
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Trombonist Jonathan Hollick

Welcome to Jonathan Hollick, our new trombone player

This month we welcome a new member to the Orchestra, Jonathan Hollick, who joins the Trombone section.

Read Full Post about LSO Jerwood Composer+: two new composers announced
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Rufus Isabel Elliot & Anselm McDonnell

LSO Jerwood Composer+: two new composers announced

Welcoming the two new composers on the LSO Jerwood Composer+ scheme: Rufus Isabel Elliot and Anselm McDonnell.

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