About the Orchestra

BPCO Newcastle

The British Philharmonic Concert Orchestra 2016
Musical Director – Anthony Kraus
Leader – Emily Chaplais

Violin 1 – Anne Wilson, Kate Pelling, Donna Chapman, Charles Beldon, Jem Bradley, Claire Stanley, Mike Walton, Liz Heyes, Jo Atherton, John Dickinson
Violin 2 – Amanda Rowden Martin, Su Lee, Catherine Walker, Andrew Hughes, Rosy Williams, Anne Whitaker, Helen Clark, Owen Little, Amanda Lipman, Elizabeth Goble, Zhivko Georgiev
Viola – Graham Gillan, Nigel Stubbs, Andrew Hodkinson, Stuart Hazelton, Liz Meldrew, Jan Tewson
Cello – Mark Walken, Graham Morris , Graham Brown, Simon Waglan, Sarah Bowler,
Double Bass – Pete Hamilton, Pete Moore, Andy Bargh, Russell Swift, Imogen Fernando, John Law

Woodwind
Flutes – Alison Madin, Helen Tudor, Rebbcca Gibson
Oboes – Racheal Broadbent, Cait Walker
Clarinets – Matt Dunn, Hannah McCabe, Mark Ayres, Tracey Thurlow
Bassoons – Alison Brierly, Dave Gillot,

Brass
Horns – Richard Madin, Lynn Bottomley, Alan Tolely, Geoff Snowdon
Trumpets – Andrew Cook, Pete Wraight, Catherine Knight, Jeff Brothwell Johnny Thompson, Tom Shevlin
Trombones – Pete Lacey, Chris Cole, Will Mee, Ian Moseley, Paul Robinson
Tuba – Lee Dunkley

Timpani – Steve Kohut, Michelle Hiley
Percussion – Steve Smith, Wallace Ruby, Matthew Richardson, Pete Birkby

Harp – Diean Rowlands, Lauren Scott
Keyboards – John Morton