LPO personnel

First Violins

Pieter Schoeman‡ Leader
(Madama Butterfly,
Der Rosenkavalier,
Pelléas et Mélisande)
Chair supported by Neil Westreich
Kevin Lin Leader (Vanessa)
Vesselin Gellev
JiJi Lee
Chair supported by Eric Tomsett
Katalin Varnagy
Chair supported by Sonja Drexler
Catherine Craig
Thomas Eisner*
Martin Höhmann^
Geoffrey Lynn
Chair supported by Caroline,
Jamie & Zander Sharp
Robert Pool
Sarah Streatfeild
Tina Gruenberg
Yang Zhang
Evin Blomberg
Essi Kiisi
Grace Lee
Georgina Leo
Rebecca Shorrock
Rasa Zukauskaite

Second Violins

Tania Mazzetti Principal
Chair supported by Countess
Dominique Loredan
Helena Smart Principal
Kate Birchall^
Nancy Elan
Fiona Higham
Chair supported by
David & Yi Buckley
Nynke Hijlkema
Marie-Anne Mairesse*
Joseph Maher
Ashley Stevens
Kate Cole
John Dickinson
Harry Kerr
Sheila Law
Helena Nicholls
Alison Strange
Sioni Williams
Robin Wilson

Violas

David Quiggle Principal
Jon Thorne Guest Principal
Ting-Ru Lai
Robert Duncan

Celli

Kristina Blaumane Principal
Chair supported by
Bianca & Stuart Roden
Pei-Jee Ng* Principal
Francis Bucknall
Laura Donoghue
David Lale^
Gregory Walmsley
Elisabeth Wiklander
Susanna Riddell
George Hoult
Helen Rathbone
Tom Roff

Double Basses

Kevin Rundell‡ Principal
Sebastian Pennar^
Hugh Kluger
George Peniston
Laurence Lovelle*
Damián Rubido González
Lowri Morgan

Flutes

Juliette Bausor Principal
Sue Thomas*‡ Principal
Chair supported by
Victoria Robey OBE

Stewart McIlwham‡
Ian Mullin^
Jane Spiers*
Emilia Zakrzewska

Piccolo

Stewart McIlwham‡ Principal

Oboes

Ian Hardwick*‡ Principal
Alice Munday^ Principal
Jennifer Brittlebank
Amy Roberts
Jane Marshall

Cor Anglais

Sue Böhling‡ Principal
Chair supported by
Dr Barry Grimaldi
Jane Marshall

Clarinets

Thomas Watmough Principal
Peter Sparks Guest Principal
Paul Richards‡
Massimo Di Trolio*
Robert Hill*
James Maltby*^
Douglas Mitchell
Richard Russell^

Eb Clarinets

Douglas Mitchell
Richard Russell^

Bass Clarinets

Paul Richards‡ Principal
Katy Ayling Guest Principal

Bassett Horn

Paul Richards‡ Principal

Bassoons

Jonathan Davies^ Principal
Simon Estell‡ Principal
Gareth Newman*
Emma Harding*
Laura Vincent^

Contrabassoon

Simon Estell‡ Principal

Horns

David Pyatt*‡ Principal
Chair supported by Sir Simon Robey
John Ryan‡ Principal
Chair supported by Laurence Watt
Mark Vines Principal
Martin Hobbs
Gareth Mollison
Elise Campbell^
Stephen Craigen
Duncan Fuller*
Stephen Nicholls^
Alex Wide

Trumpets

Paul Beniston^‡ Principal
Christopher Avison Guest Principal
Anne McAneney‡
Chair supported by
Geoff & Meg Mann
Toby Street*
James Fountain
David Hilton

Trombones

Mark Templeton*‡ Principal
Chair supported by
William and Alex de Winton
Richard Watkin Guest Principal
David Whitehouse
Richard Ward

Bass Trombone

Lyndon Meredith Principal

Tubas

Lee Tsarmaklis‡ Principal
Michael Levis Guest Principal

Timpani

Simon Carrington‡ Principal
Jeremy Cornes Guest Principal

Percussion

Andrew Barclay‡ Principal
Chair supported by
Andrew Davenport
Henry Baldwin Principal
Chair supported by
Friends of the Orchestra
Keith Millar^
Barnaby Archer
James Bower
Feargus Brennan
Jeremy Cornes
Karen Hutt

Harps

Rachel Masters Principal
Sue Blair Guest Principal
Lucy Haslar
Tamara Young

Accordian

Tracey Goldsmith^


† Offstage in Madama Butterfly
* Offstage in Der Rosenkavalier
^ Offstage in Vanessa
‡ Holds a professorial
appointment in London

The London Philharmonic
Orchestra also acknowledges
the following chair supporter
whose player is not present:
The Candide Trust

Glyndebourne musicians

Der Rosenkavalier
Matthew Fletcher Celesta
Steven Maughan Piano
Nicholas Jenkins Conductor
off-stage orchestra

Vanessa
Matthew Fletcher Celesta