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Fraser MacAulay (Oboe, Cor Anglais) Profile

Fraser's Orchestral bookings include …

  • Orchestras: BBC National Orchestra of Wales, BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, London Concert Orchestra, London Philharmonic Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Mozart Festival Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Scottish National Orchestra.
  • Orchestras (Opera/Ballet): Nevill Holt Opera, Royal Opera House Orchestra, Scottish Ballet, Scottish Opera, Welsh National Opera Orchestra.
  • Chamber Orchestras: Aurora Orchestra, Brandenburg Sinfonia, English Symphony Orchestra, Esprit Ensemble, London Contemporary Orchestra, London Sinfonia, Milton Keynes City Orchestra, Royal Northern Sinfonia, Scottish Concert Orchestra, Southbank Sinfonia, Thames Sinfonia.
  • Chamber Groups: Chroma.
  • Shows: Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, Les Miserables.
  • Education Work: London Symphony Orchestra Education / Discovery, Royal Opera House Orchestra Education.

other items of interest …

  • London Symphony Orchestra (Sub-Principal Oboe trial)
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (Principal Cor Anglais trial)
  • Philharmonia Orchestra (Sub-Principal Oboe trial)
  • BBC National Orchestra of Wales (Sub-Principal Oboe trial)
  • Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra (Principal Cor Anglais trial)
  • Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra (Second Oboe/Cor Anglais trial)
Fraser's solo and chamber work also includes:
  • Royal Festival Hall Solo Recital - January 2009, supported by the Martin Musical Trust and the Philharmonia Orchestra
  • Oboist with Amici Winds - including outreach and education work with "Live Music Now!" in addition to recitals across the UK

Fraser studied Zoology at Durham University before deciding to pursue a career as an oboist. Following postgraduate studies under Stephane Rancourt at the RSAMD he was offered a scholarship to study at the Royal College of Music with Christopher Cowie and Gareth Hulse. During his time at the RCM he was awarded the Earl of Dalhousie Prize, the Lady Barbirolli Oboe Prize and was appointed a Leverhulme Trust Orchestral Mentor.

Since graduating in 2009, Fraser has worked as second oboe with several orchestras including the London Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, London Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. In addition he has appeared as Guest Principal Oboe with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and Principal Cor Anglais with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra.


Graduate studies

Durham University (2002 - 05, BSc (Hons) Zoology, II:i), the Royal Scottish Academy of Music & Drama (2005 - 07, Masters in Performance), and the Royal College of Music (2007 - 09, Advanced Postgrad Diploma in Performance).

Prizes and Awards

  • Scottish International Education Trust Scholar (2008 - 09)
  • Martin Musical Trust Scholarship and Sydney Perry Award (2007 - 09)
  • James Caird Travelling Scholarship (2007 - 09)
  • Lady Barbirolli Oboe Prize (2009)
  • MBF Music Education Award (2007-2009)
  • Leverhulme Trust, Orchestral mentor (2008 - 09)
  • RCM Earl of Dalhousie Prize (2008)
  • RCM Douglas and Hilda simmonds Scholar (2007 - 08)
  • James Milne Scholarship (2007)
  • Craxton Trust Award (2007)


Christopher Cowie, Gareth Hulse, Stephane Rancourt, Christine Pendrill and Jane Marshall (Cor).

Fraser joined Morgensterns in October 2009

Fraser's web profile was last updated 28th Mar 2019


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