Kevin Deland Professional Violinist / Teacher
Curriculum Vitae (brief)
1978 – 1979 Royal Scottish Academy of Music UK.
1979 – 1983 Royal Northern College of Music UK. Qualification G.R.N.C.M (Upper Division)
1983 - 1984 Awarded a Post Graduate Scholarship to work with the RNCM Sinfonia.
1984 - 1984 Philharmonica De Las Palmas, Spain (1st violin Permanent Contract)
1985 – 1999 BBC National Orchestra of Wales U.K. (1st Violin Permanent contract)
1999 – 2008 Queensland Symphony Orchestra, Queensland Australia (R&F Violin Permanent Contract)
Professional Orchestras I have performed with on a freelance basis include, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Northern Ballet Orchestra, Manchester Camerata and have been offered positions with the Auckland Philharmonia Orchestra (1st violin No4) and the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra contacted me to ask if I would wish to be considered for Principal 1st violin (No3), Principal Second violin or Rank and File 1st violin.
I have performed at the highest level in the most prestigious venues worldwide, Europe, Russia, North America, Australia, Japan and have been engaged on a regular basis for BBC television, S4C TV, BBC Radio, Spanish TV, ABC TV and radio. I have also taken part in numerous commercial recording sessions, CD`s TV etc.
As an experienced teacher, all my pupils have acquired excellent AMEB grades and have also attained principal positions in the Queensland Youth Orchestras as well as in their own school orchestras and have gone on to study at The Queensland Conservatorium of Music, Brisbane.
I am presently working as Violin / Viola Tutor at AB Paterson College and have been Tutoring there for over 2 years.
Address : 1/572 Worongary Road, Gilston, QLD 4211
Tel : 0490 333308
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