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Angus Gibbon, principal second violin

Angus GibbonAfter studying at RNCM with Lydia Mordkovich and Richard Deakin, Angus continued his studies with Emmanuel Hurwitz in London. He has played with many orchestras including the Philharmonia, European Community Chamber Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra and is now Principal second violin with The English String and Symphony Orchestras.

He also played with the Rosell String Quartet. He has had a varied teaching career teaching at RNCM Junior Department, London and Southampton Universities and holding posts as Head of Strings at Hampton and St Paul’s Girls’ School. He is presently Head of Strings at Oundle School.

As well as his teaching roles Angus has been on the Diploma Panel for ABRSM and regularly acts as External examiner for undergraduate and postgraduate recitals at RCM.