… just some of the orchestras who have booked Morgensterns clients during the past year.
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Hazel Ross (Violin, Violin Electric, Mandolin) Profile

Hazel's Orchestral bookings include …

  • Orchestras: Brighton Philharmonic Orchestra, British Philharmonic Orchestra, City Concert Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, London Concert Orchestra, Manchester Concert Orchestra, RTE National Symphony Orchestra, Showbiz Pops Orchestra, Ulster Orchestra, Urban Soul Orchestra.
  • Orchestras (Opera/Ballet): Northern Ballet.
  • Chamber Orchestras: Bernardi Chamber Ensemble, Lancashire Sinfonietta, Sinfonia Verdi, Sinfonia ViVA, St George's Chamber Orchestra.
  • Festivals/Festival Orchestras: Shipley Arts Festival.
  • Shows: Royal Shakespeare Company.
  • Sessions: BBC TV Session, English Session Orchestra.

other items of interest …

the CBSO, Halle Orchestra, New Orpheus Ensemble, Arion Orchestra, Skipton Camerata, Voce Ensemble, Telford New Symphony Orchestra, RNCM New Ensemble, Matisse Symphony & Chamber Orchestras, Madrid, Cantierre d'arte Chamber & Opera Orchestras, Italy. Hazel's future bookings include the Seychelles Festival Orchestra.

Hazel's Session Work/Touring also includes live TV recordings MTV, ITV's X Factor, Strictly Come Dancing, Pop Star to Opera Star, Royal Variety performance, Top of the Pops, Sports Relief. She has worked with artists including Michael Buble, Shirley Bassey, Katherine Jenkins, Leona Lewis, and tours include Paul Potts (leader), Aled Jones (leader) Bryn Terfel, Il Divo, Kevin and Karen, (solo chair) Anton and Erin

Hazel's Theatre work includes South Pacific (leader), Oliver (leader), Carousel (leader) My Fair Lady (leader) Fiddler of the Roof, Merry Widow and Rock the Country (electric violin soloist).

Hazel's Chamber Music work includes the Kingwood Piano Trio (2010 - present)

Hazel tours worldwide with her own show Tango Tzigane

Hazel Ross studied as a violinist at the Royal Northern College of Music. Following her undergraduate studies she then went on to achieve a Distinction in performance at postgraduate level.

Since graduating Hazel has built a varied and diverse freelance career which takes her all over the world, performing across Europe, Canada, South Africa, Australia and America. UK solo highlights include concerto performances and numerous recital series with her piano duo partner, piano trio and String Quartet. She has also written, and is now touring internationally, with her own show Tango Tzigane

Hazel is an experienced orchestral player and has worked with the CBSO, Halle, London Concert Orchestra, Northern Ballet, RTE Symphony Orchestra and the Ulster Orchestra.

Hazel was the Violin Soloist for two consequetive years on the sell out UK tour Kevin and Karen and she also works regularly with the Royal Shakespeare Company, including the solo violin chairs for Don Quixote (Garrick Theatre RSC) Coriolanus (RSC) Kevin and Karen Live (LCO) Anton and Erin (LCO).

She is also in demand as a Session Musician and has led tours and recorded with artists from all genres including Michael Buble, Shirley Bassey and Bryn Terfel.

Hazel's TV Studio Work includes BBC sessions + MTV Unplugged (Liam Gallagher), Strictly Come Dancing, X Factor, Britain's Got Talent, Pop Star to Opera Star, Royal Variety performance, Top of the Pops, Sports Relief

Hazel is also founder and manager of Elektra which has been touring for 12 years.

Hazel is passionate about Music Education and currently teaches violin and chamber music at Sevenoaks School with previous posts including The Royal Northern College of Music. She also ran the junior department of the international music course LMFL for many years and is regularly invited to give string master classes and run workshops across the UK.

EDUCATION

Graduate studies

Royal Northern College of Music (BMus/Hons, & Distinction in Postgraduate Diploma in performance).

Schools attended

Bromley High School GDST.

Prizes and Awards

Benedict Holland, Maciej Rakowski, Alla Sharova, Nicholas Woodall.

Hazel joined Morgensterns in October 2006

Hazel's web profile was last updated 4th Jan 2020

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Hazel Ross (Violin, Violin Electric, Mandolin) Profile

Education/Outreach experience

Hazel directed the junior department of the international music course 'LMFL' for 6 years and she recently founded 'Sevenoaks Chamber Music.' This project aims to inspire young string players through short courses which run throughout the year, providing exceptional chamber music tuition and performing opportunities in community settings. As well as her current teaching position at Sevenoaks School, she is regularly invited to give string masterclasses and run workshops across the UK. She is also an examiner for the ABRSM and represents them internationally, with recent tours including 6 weeks working in Malaysia and China.

 Teaching experience

Violin teacher at Moreton Hall, Owestry Shropshire (2006), violin & chamber music teacher at Walthamstow Hall, Sevenoaks and Bethany School, Goudhurst (2006).

In 2005 Hazel ran a 2 week residental music course as part of the LMFL International Summer School, and she also led a series of workshops at the Royal School for the Deaf, and across the North West.

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Hazel Ross (Violin, Violin Electric, Mandolin) Profile

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The premier UK agency for Orchestral and Session Musicians.

If you require musicians for a concert, recital or to enhance an event,
please call Morgensterns Teleteam.