Soloists

Just for fun, here is a list of the soloists who have performed with the orchestra since its beginnings in 1980 - Page still in development

Soloist name

Instrument

Concert Season(s)

Alan George

Viola

36

Jacob George

Violin

36

Alessandro Taverna

Piano

 

Alessio Bax

Piano

 

Andrew Haveron

Violin

 

Andrew Maries

Oboe

 

Anna Markland

Piano

 

Catherine Wyn Rogers

Contralto

 

Christina Clark

Soprano

 

Christopher Lawrence

Tuba

 

Clara Mouriz

Soprano

 

Daniel Zisman

Violin

 

David Keffe

French Horn

 

David Nicholson

Flute

 

Dorothea Law

Piano

 

Emma Johnson

Clarinet

 

Erich Gruenburg

Violin

 

Evelyn Glennie

Percussion

 

Freya Kirby

Violin

 

Glenville Hargreaves

Bass

 

Grace Dives

Contralto

 

Grace Huang

Piano

 

Guy Johnston

Cello

 

Ioan Davies

Cello

 

Jacqueline Edwards

Mezzo soprano

 

Jagdish Mistry

Violin

 

Jamie Walton

Cello

37

Jane Irwin

Mezzo soprano

 

Jean Rigby

Mezzo soprano

 

Jeffrey Lawton

Tenor

 

John Anderson

Oboe

 

John Hastie

Organ

 

John Scott Whiteley

Organ

 

John Wallace

Trumpet

 

Julian Lloyd Weber

Cello

 

Julian Close

Bass

 

Kathryn Stott

Piano

 

Katherine Broderick

Soprano

 

Leon McCawley

Piano

 

Leslie Schatzberger

Clarinet

36

Lynne Dawson

Soprano

 

Madeline Shaw

Mezzo soprano

 

Marat Bisengaliev

Violin

 

Mark Rowlinson

Baritone

 

Martin Owens

Horn

 

Martin Roscoe

Piano

 

Michael Thompson

Horn

 

Mike Tomlin

Tenor

 

Mike Wear

Clarinet

 

Nicholas Wright

Violin

 

Paul Gibson

Tenor

 

Paul Nilon

Tenor

 

Paul Roberts

Tenor

 

Paul Whelan

Bass

 

Pauline Chadwick

Soprano

 

Peter Donohoe

Piano

37

Peter Francomb

Horn

 

Peter Rose

Bass

 

Richard Gandy

Tenor

 

Rodney Friend

Violin

 

Roger Benedict

Viola

 

Sarah Beth Briggs

Piano

 

Sophie Bevan

Soprano

 

Simon Morgan

Horn

 

Sophie Renshaw

Viola

 

Stephen Bell

Horn

 

Steven Isserlis

Cello

 

Tamas Ungar

Piano

 

The Girls of York Minster Choir

Choir

 

The Boys of Ampleforth Abbey Schola Cantorum

Choir

 

The Halle Chorus

Choir

 

The Leeds Festival Chorus

Choir

 

The Leeds Philharmonic Choir

Choir

 

The Sheffield Philharmonic Choir

Choir

 

Una Barry

Soprano

 

Verity Parker

Soprano