[ trumpet - simon ]
[ trumpet - jonathan ]
[ french horn - jacqueline ]
[ trombone - nathan ]
[ tuba - richard ]


Simon Menin

Simon regularly plays for the RTÉ & BBC and has performed and recorded with such artists as Bryn Terfel, Andrea Bocelli, Lance Ellington, Julie Feeney, Josh Ritter, and Sinead O'Connor.

As a cornet player he has played with the Brighouse & Rastrick Band, Black Dyke Band, and the Williams Fairey Band. He was co-principal trumpet with the Illinois Symphony Orchestra and Illinois Chamber Orchestra from 2004 until 2007. He is a founding member of the International Chamber Artists of Chicago.

Simon is now a freelance musician working with the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, the Ulster Orchestra, the Irish Chamber Orchestra and Irish Film Orchestras. He also runs the music education service "Menin Vonk Music" with his wife Andrea.



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