Huw Jones | Oboe
Huw Jones has appeared as an Oboist with every major orchestra in Australia and New Zealand, and is currently Section Principal Oboe of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra. Huw graduated from the Sydney Conservatorium with First-Class Honours, and he has appeared as Guest Principal Oboe with the Australia Opera Ballet Orchestra, Sydney Symphony Orchestra, Adelaide Symphony Orchestra, Melbourne Symphony Orchestra, Auckland Philharmonic Orchestra, New Zealand Symphony Orchestra, Irish Chamber Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia, Symphony Orchestra of India, the Australia Ensemble, and the Australia Chamber Orchestra. In 2008 Huw moved to London to study at the Royal College of Music, and in 2009 Huw undertook trials as Second Oboe with both the Philharmonia Orchestra London, and the Irish Chamber Orchestra. In 2010 Huw moved back to Sydney, where he undertook a busy freelance and teaching career, as well as being the Director of Music at St Philip’s Anglican Church, York Street. In 2013, Huw was appointed as Principal Oboe of the Queensland Symphony Orchestra.