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christian elliott musician

Cellist | Composer | Arranger

Christian Elliott is one of the finest musicians I know. His versatility and his curiosity make him a truly inspiring musician.

 - Jörg Widmann

Clarinettist | Conductor | Composer in Residence, Berlin Philharmonic

About

Christian Elliott is an acclaimed cellist in high demand, celebrating great variety in his active musical life. His wide range of experience includes performing as cello soloist, chamber & orchestral musician, ensemble director, improvisation, composition, and arranging.

christian elliott musician

Calendar

  • 3-6 April 2024: HALLÉ ORCHESTRA
    Guest Principal Cello Purcell arr. Barbirolli Suite for Strings, Woodwinds and Horns Tippett Triple Concerto Oliver Leith Cartoon Sun - Hallé Commission (World premiere) Elgar Sospiri Thomas Adès Tevot Conducted by Thomas Adès
  • 12-13 April 2024: LONDON CONCERTANTE
    Kol Nidrei by Max Bruch Paisley, Edinburgh
  • 28 April 2024: THE PHOENIX PIANO TRIO
    Works by Philip Venables, John Ireland, Schubert Piano Trio No.1 in B-flat St. John the Evangelist, Oxford
  • 6-19 May 2024: HALLÉ ORCHESTRA
    Guest Principal Cello Conductor: Sir Mark Elder Works by Elgar, Dvorak, Brahms, Butterworth, Stephen Hough Manchester, Basingstoke, Sheffield, Coventry, Nottingham, Bristol
  • 16 JULY 2024: EDINBURGH INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL
    Manchester Collective with the Fergus McCreadie Trio "The Unfurrowed Field"
  • 23-27 JULY: SCOTTISH CHAMBER ORCHESTRA
    Guest Principal Cello Directed by Viviane Hagner, violin Works by Schubert & Mendelssohn Stirling, Stranraer, Galashiels
  • 4 - 10 AUGUST 2024: CUMNOCK TRYST
    International Summer School for Composers With Sir James MacMillan & Anna Thorvaldsdottir Dumfries House With Gordon Bragg, violin; Ruth Gibson, viola; Scott Lygate, contrabass clarinet
  • 4 - 6 OCTOBER 2024: CUMNOCK TRYST
    With Maximiliano Martin, clarinet; Gordon Bragg, violin; Scott Dickinson, viola; Simon Smith, piano Dumfries House Programme TBA
  • November 2024: RECITAL TOUR WITH ROBIN GREEN, PIANO
    Works by Sir James Macmillan, Beethoven Complete Sonatas for Piano & Cello Cumnock Tryst, Kendal, Conway Hall
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