Simon Estell - Bassoon/ Contra Bassoon
Principal contra bassoon London Philharmonic Orchestra
Simon has been in the London Philharmonic Orchestra since 2002 as principal contra bassoon and has also covered all parts in the section.
Having studied at the Royal Academy of Music with John Orford, Gareth Newman and David Chatterton he has now moved into a teaching role there, and at Trinity Laban, both as bassoon and contra tutor. From Opera, to symphonic, contemporary, chamber music and session work Simon enjoys a varied program as a professional.