Paul Turner

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Professor of Timpani

Paul Turner is currently Principal Timpanist at the BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, a position he has held for almost 25 years. During his time with the orchestra he has performed, recorded and toured internationally extensively. Paul was previously Principal Timpanist at the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and he has appeared as a guest timpanist with countless orchestras and ensembles including London Symphony Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, London Mozart Players and Royal Philharmonic Orchestra to name but a few. Paul is a highly sought after tutor giving private lessons, masterclasses and tuition at conservatoires across the UK.