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John Coulton,







 Queensland. 4217


Mobile- 0438811145

Email - jscoulton@hotmail.com


Performance Experience Highlights


Queensland Symphony Orchestra - Principal Trumpet

Queensland Philharmonic Orchestra - Principal Trumpet

Sydney Symphony Orchestra - Freelance

Malaysian Philharmonic – Principal Trumpet

Singapore Symphony – Associate Principal Trumpet

The Philharmonia – Freelance

Britten Sinfonia - Principal Trumpet

Britten Pears Orchestra – Principal Trumpet

Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra - Principal Trumpet

London Gala Orchestra – Principal Trumpet

London Concert Orchestra - Principal Trumpet

Edinburgh Chamber Orchestra - Principal Trumpet

Brandenburg Sinfonia - Principal Trumpet

Symphony Orchestra of India - Principal Trumpet

Kazakhstan Philharmonic - Freelance

London Gabrielli Brass - Principal Trumpet

Hamburg Philharmonic Orchestra - Freelance

Australian Opera Company – Principal Trumpet

Carl Rosa Opera Company – Principal Trumpet

Australian Ballet Company – Freelance

Hamburg Ballet Company - Freelance

Festival Ensemble Orchestra Stuttgart – Principal Trumpet


Formal Education

1995-1999  Queensland Conservatorium of Music,Brisbane,Australia.

Bachelor of Music (Instrumental)

1998 Australian Music Examinations Board

Diploma (Distinction)

2000-2002 Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Brisbane, Australia

Master of Music (Performance)

Teachers and Professors

Include Yoram Levy (Tasmanian Symphony Orchestra), Daniel Mendelow (Sydney Symphony Orchestra) and Graham Ashton (Philip Jones Brass Ensemble).

Also studied with Anthony Plog (USA), Hannes Laeubin and Reinhold Friedrich (Germany), Pierre Dutot (France), Mark David , Paul Archibald and Paul Benniston (England)



Mark David – Principal Trumpet, the Philharmonia

Paul Benniston - Principal Trumpet,London Philharmonic Orchestra

Joe Atkins - Section Trumpet, BBC Symphony Orchestra

Paul Archibald – Principal Trumpet, Britten Sinfonia


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