Our Conductor – Richard Wainwright

BA (Hons) Music (perf) A.R.A.M
Dip of Advanced Studies (postgraduate perf) L.R.A.M
Studied with Mick Baines, Jim Brown and Derek Taylor

Chamber Orchestras:
Current positions held (Principal unless otherwise specified): Camerata Ireland, Milton Keynes City Orchestra, Bath Philharmonia, London Festival Orchestra, English Festival Orchestra, Raymond Gubbay Ltd. London Concert Orchestra/Mozart Festival Orchestra (co principal), Belmont Ensemble, City of Oxford Orchestra, Thames Chamber Orchestra, Trafalgar Sinfonia, Amersham Festival Orchestra

Guest principal: Britten Sinfonia, Orchestra of St John’s, City of London Sinfonia, London Mozart Players, Sinfonia Viva, London Chamber Orchestra

Co-principal: Academy of St Martin in the Fields, English Chamber Orchestra
Past positions held – Irish Chamber Orchestra (1999-2010), European Union Chamber Orchestra (1998-2005)

Symphony Orchestras:
Regular freelance work with: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, BBC Concert Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, R.T.E. Symphony Orchestra, Ulster Orchestra

Regular solo performances with Chamber Orchestras listed above under current positions held, including Britten Serenade for Tenor Horn and Strings, and Mozart’s four Horn Concertos; recent performances with Amersham Festival Orchestra, Milton Keynes City Orchestra and Bernardi Chamber Orchestra
Opera / Ballet: Orchestra of Royal Opera House, Welsh National Opera, Scottish Opera, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Garsington Opera, Royal Ballet Sinfonia

Sessions/TV:Film sessions; English Session Orchestra (Dom Kelly), Isobel Griffiths Ltd. COOL Music.T.V. and radio recordings, commercial classical recordings including Solo Horn in Mozart Sinfonia Concertante for Four Winds, Belmont Ensemble of London (July ’96) and 12 Solo Horn CDs for Warner Brothers including film tracks such as Star Wars, Harry Potter and Lord of The Rings for students.

West End Shows (deputising):”Oliver”, “Miss Saigon”, “The Phantom of the Opera”, “Crazy for you”, “Saturday Night Fever”, “King and I”, “Lion King”, “La Cava”, “Les Mis” and “Sound of Music”

Next Rehearsals

December 7, 2021
  • Chorleywood Orchestra Rehearsal, Russell School, Chorleywood

    December 7, 2021 @ 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm

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December 14, 2021
  • Chorleywood Orchestra Rehearsal, Russell School, Chorleywood

    December 14, 2021 @ 7:45 pm - 9:45 pm

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