Timothy Ellis

Timothy Ellis

Key Facts

  • Instrument: Horn

Biography

Timothy Ellis started the Horn aged 8, learning with Emma Roberts. Since then he has enjoyed playing with the National Children’s Orchestra for four years, and has regularly performed in local chamber groups and county youth and wind orchestras in Kent. He has performed Mozart’s 3rd Horn Concerto on two occasions and has achieved the dipABRSM in performance.  In July 2015 he graduated from the Royal Academy of Music with a BMus(Hons).  While at the Academy, his brass trio won the Musicians’ Company Brass Ensemble Prize, and he was awarded the Dennis Brain Horn Prize with his performance of Strass’ second Horn Concerto.

A keen photographer, Tim is never without his camera, and enjoys photographing landscapes, seascapes and portraits.  He is a qualified windsurfing instructor and the holder of a tidal level 2 Powerboat Certificate.