Professional Support

Professional Support

Visiting instrumental music teachers

There are approximately thirty visiting music teachers teaching at the College. These are distinguished performers and teachers, many of who perform with leading orchestras of the UK including City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Welsh National Opera, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra and Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.

Visiting advisors and consultants

Eminent appointed visiting consultants also visit the College on a regular basis to perform, give master classes and to provide coaching.

Our Artistic Advisor is Julian Lloyd Webber and our consultants are:

  • Geoffrey Burgon – from 2008 to 2010 – Associate Composer (Film scores and TV soundtracks include: Brideshead Revisited, Silent Witness, Tinker Tailor Soldier Spy)
  • Ioan Davies – Head of Chamber Music, Yehudi Menhuin School
  • Laurence Davies (OM) – Principal Horn, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Clive Carroll – Guitar Virtuoso and Composer
  • Robert Plane – Principal Clarinet, BBC National Orchestra of Wales

Professional Orchestra in Partnership

Unique to Marlborough the Southbank Sinfonia of London visits annually to give a series of concerts, workshops and one to one lessons, culminating in a side by side orchestral gala concert with the Marlborough College Symphony Orchestra.

List of peripatetic staff

Graeme Adams – Oboe
Kim Bott – Piano
Christopher Burrows – Organ
Gillian Cooke – Alexander Technique
Dave Daly – Double Bass
Adrian Eales – Violin/Viola
Jonathan England – Guitar
Corinne Frost – Cello
Ann Grayburn – Piano
Jon Harpin – Piano
Colette Henshaw – Singing
Roshan Hughes – Clarinet/Saxophone
Paul Hutchinson – Piano accordion
Sarah Jefferies – Singing
Emily Johnson – Cello
Sacha Johnson – Percussion
Robin Kellow – French Horn
Hayley Lambert – Saxophone
Sharon Lindo – Recorder
Alastair Marshallsay – Percussion
Colin McCann – Percussion
David Mattinson – Singing
Howard Nelson – Flute
Eluned Pierce – Harp
Iona Scotson – Bagpipes
Cathy Springate – Bassoon and Piano
Sally Stocks – Flute
Paul Turner – Piano
Mark Willcocks – Guitar