Head of Wind, Brass and Percussion
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
The Music Faculty
King Charles Court
Old Royal Naval College
Email: [email protected]
Area of WorkHead, Department of Wind, Brass & Percussion with oversight of all departmental activities
Andrew Dunn studied at the Royal Academy of Music and the Guildhall School of Music.
Andrew has performed with orchestras and ensembles on three continents. These have included some of Europe’s and North America’s most renowned ensembles; notably on recordings with orchestras such as; Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Swedish Radio Symphony, Royal Flemish Philharmonic, BBC Symphony and Philharmonic Orchestra. While in Canada he has made numerous radio broadcasts with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra including a South American tour last season. Throughout he has worked with some of the world’s most prestigious conductors and soloists.
Recent solo performances have included two North American premieres, and Luciano Berio’s Sequenza X. Future performances include orchestral recordings with the London Mozart Players and solo recordings of Concerti by English Composers.
Formerly a Lecturer of Trumpet at the London College of Music and Chair of Brass and Professor of Trumpet at McGill University - Schulich School of Music - Montreal, Andrew has organized master classes and collaborations with artists including; Joseph Alessi, Jeff Nelsen, David Kirk, Marco Blaauw, Thomas Hooten, Andrew Bain, Kristian Steenstrup and James Gourlay, and concert projects with the RNCM and music institutions in Québec. Andrew is both a founding member (2010) and artistic director of Québec Brass Ensemble and Director of McGill Symphonic Brass.
Andrew’s research interests cross-pollinate Solo Performance with Performance Health and Pedagogy. Awarded an ARAM in May 2014, by the Royal Academy of Music for services to music.