Strings

Simon Kodurand

Artistic Director Violin
Violinist Simon Kodurand is Artistic Director of Bristol Ensemble, equally at home on both the modern and baroque violin...

Joanne Green

Violin
Australian-born Joanne Green is a violinist with the Bristol Ensemble, Scottish Ensemble and is the founder of Breathe Music...

Hugh Blogg

Violin
Violinist Hugh Blogg has a passion for chamber music and as well as the Bristol Ensemble, performs with Royal Northern...

Carl Hill

Viola
Carl is our principal viola and also performs with the BBC National Orchestra of Wales, English Symphony Orchestra, and Orchestra...

Juliet McCarthy

Cello
Cellist Juliet McCarthy is in demand as an orchestral cellist as well as a session musician and has performed on...

Harriet Wiltshire

Cello
Harriet performs on both baroque and modern instruments and plays and records with many of the UK's leading orchestras...

Jub Davis

Double Bass
Jub's eclectic career has led him to a diversity of musical experiences across the worlds of classical music, folk, indie...

Nivedita Sarnath

Violin
Nina Sarnath was born in the USA and studied at the Royal Academy of Music in London. She has performed...

Paul Barrett

Violin
Paul performs with many orchestras including the Royal Ballet Sinfonia, British Sinfonietta, and the English Symphony Orchestra, and is a...

Fran Higgs

Viola
Fran Higgs works in musical theatre and records for a wide variety of film and TV projects, as well as...

Marian Givens

Violin
Marian Given enjoys a varied career as a professional violinist, from performing with the Bristol Ensemble to touring with Pete...