Principal Members

Who is who

Principal Members

There are around 40 regular members of the orchestra and in addition, there are some twenty woodwind, brass and percussion associate members who supplement the orchestra when needed.

Conductors: Michael Bell MBE, Roland Melia, Josh Ballance, Hazel Davis.


Leader: Christine Lenton
Leader Violas: Susan Humphrey
Leader Cellos: Helen Hammond


Chairman: Helen Hammond
Secretary: John Deutsch
Treasurer: Victoria Gobey
Librarian: Nigel Manville
Making Music Coordinator: Fiona Hanks
Website & Communications: Lucy French
 Ex-officio: Neil Fraser
Wind/Brass fixer: Karilyn Collins