Studio Symphony Orchestra

Guest Artist Profiles - 2017/18 Season

  • David Johnson
  • Thomas Jackson
  • David Edmonds

Jenny BourkeDavid started playing trumpet at school at the age of 12 before going to study at The Royal Military School of Music (RMSM) Kneller Hall in Twickenham.  Primarily a wind player, he has also played in various ensembles and genre throughout the UK and Europe. 

David joined the Studio Symphony Orchestra in 2007 and became principal trumpet in 2009.  He also plays in various bands and would occasionally tutor at the City of Belfast School of Music.











Thomas Jackson studied as Chetham’s School Of Music followed by the Royal Northern College of Music where he graduated in the year 2000. Thomas quickly achieved a full time post in The Prague Philharmonia in the Czech Republic where he worked for over a year.  After Prague Thomas moved to London and has appeared with many of the country’s leading Symphony and Chamber Orchestras as a freelancer.  These include RPO, Philharmonia, RLPO, RSNO, BBC Scottish and Northern Sinfonia.  Thomas was also a member of Southbank Sinfonia and has led performances with them in many of the major venues in the UK and abroad. 

Thomas has appeared as soloist and director with Southbank Sinfonia and The Camerata of London.  In 2008 Thomas performed as soloist in Vaughan Williams Concerto Academico at The English Music Festival, Dorchester. He has been a member of the Ulster Orchestra since 2006 and performs chamber music regularly in Northern Ireland. 





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