Paul Cott

Paul Cott (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

Paul Cott (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

Paul Cott (horn) studied horn at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with Richard Bissill, Jonathan Lipton and Jeffrey Bryant, graduating with a master’s degree in 2007. In 2008, he was a member of Southbank Sinfonia, with whom he appeared as a soloist in Mozart’s Sinfonia Concertante. Since then, he has performed with a wide range of ensembles including the Royal Philharmonic, BBC Concert, Bournemouth Symphony and Ulster Orchestras, the London Jazz Orchestra and the Heritage Orchestra. Paul has also worked at the National Theatre and with the Royal Shakespeare Company and he is a founding member of the Berkeley Ensemble.

Horn chair supported by Dr Harold Hughes OBE & Mrs Elizabeth Hughes

One-word interview: Paul Cott

Sophie Mather (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

Sophie Mather
violin

Francesca Barritt (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

Francesca Barritt
violin

Dan Shilladay (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

Dan Shilladay
viola

Gemma Wareham (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

Gemma Wareham
cello*

Lachlan Radford (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

Lachlan Radford
double bass

John Slack (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

John Slack
clarinet

Andrew Watson (photo: Nigel Luckhurst)

Andrew Watson
bassoon

* Cello chair supported by Jane and Stephen Ainger

** Horn chair supported by Dr Harold Hughes OBE & Mrs Elizabeth Hughes