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Watkins, Paul (cello)
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Paul Watkins (cello)

Acclaimed for his inspirational performances and eloquent musicianship, Paul Watkins enjoys a distinguished career both as concerto soloist and chamber musician. Since winning the 2002 Leeds Conducting Competition he has also maintained a busy career as a conductor and in the 2009/10 season became the first ever Music Director of the English Chamber Orchestra, and also took on the role of Principal Guest Conductor of the Ulster Orchestra. As cellist, he has performed regularly with all the major British orchestras and made six concerto appearances at the BBC Proms, most recently in a televised performance of the Elgar Concerto. Outside the UK he has performed with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra, the Norwegian Radio Orchestra, Melbourne Symphony, Konzerthausorchester Berlin, and the RAI National Symphony Orchestra of Turin. A dedicated chamber musician, Watkins has been a member of The Nash Ensemble since 1997, and he regularly performs with the world's finest musicians, including Menahem Pressler, Jaime Laredo, Lars Vogt, Christian Tetzlaff and Vadim Repin. He has given solo recitals at the Southbank Centre, Bridgewater Hall, Manchester and Queens Hall, Edinburgh, as well as recitals in New York, Boston and throughout Europe.

Albums
'Beethoven: Piano Quartet & String Quintet' (CDA67745)
Beethoven: Piano Quartet & String Quintet
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'Beethoven: String Quintets Op 4 & 29' (CDA67693)
Beethoven: String Quintets Op 4 & 29
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'Bliss: A Knot of Riddles & other songs' (CDA67188/9)
Bliss: A Knot of Riddles & other songs
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'Bridge: Phantasy Piano Quartet & Sonatas' (CDA68003)
Bridge: Phantasy Piano Quartet & Sonatas
Buy by post £10.50 CDA68003  Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Brundibár' (CDA67973)
Brundibár
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'Coleridge-Taylor: Piano Quintet & Clarinet Quintet' (CDA67590)
Coleridge-Taylor: Piano Quintet & Clarinet Quintet
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'Mozart: String Quintets' (CDA67861/3)
Mozart: String Quintets
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'Poulenc: The Complete Chamber Music' (CDA67255/6)
Poulenc: The Complete Chamber Music
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'Saint-Saëns: Chamber Music' (CDA67431/2)
Saint-Saëns: Chamber Music
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'Strauss: Metamorphosen, Capriccio' (CDA67574)
Strauss: Metamorphosen, Capriccio
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'Suk: Piano Quintet & Piano Quartet' (CDH55416)
Suk: Piano Quintet & Piano Quartet
Buy by post £5.50 CDH55416  Helios (Hyperion's budget label)   Studio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
'Turina: Chamber Music' (CDA67889)
Turina: Chamber Music
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'Vaughan Williams: Chamber Music' (CDA67313)
Vaughan Williams: Chamber Music
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'Vaughan Williams: Early Chamber Music' (CDA67381/2)
Vaughan Williams: Early Chamber Music
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'Vaughan Williams: Songs' (CDA67168)
Vaughan Williams: Songs
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'Walton: Chamber Music' (CDA67340)
Walton: Chamber Music
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Alphabetical listing of all musical works
A fountain plays no more  First line to Elegiac sonnet (Bliss)
À la fenêtre: Andantino mosso  Movement 2 of Escena andaluza, Op 7 (Turina)
Aberystwyth 'Variations'  No 3 of Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes 'Household Music' (Vaughan Williams)
An Irish Melody 'The Londonderry Air' (Bridge)
Bredon Hill  No 5 of On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
Capriccio, Op 85 (Strauss)
Cello Sonata (Bridge)
Cherry Ripe (Bridge)
Clarinet Quintet in F sharp minor, Op 10 (Coleridge-Taylor)
Clun  No 6 of On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
Coach, Coachman and Horse: Andante  Movement 2 of String Quartet No 2 'From the Monkey Mountains', Op 7 (Haas)
Crépuscule du soir: Allegretto mosso – Serenata: Allegro  Movement 1 of Escena andaluza, Op 7 (Turina)
Crug-y-bar 'Fantasia: Andante sostenuto'  No 1 of Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes 'Household Music' (Vaughan Williams)
Duett mit zwei obligaten Augengläsern in E flat major 'Eyeglass Duo', WoO32 (Beethoven)
Elegiac sonnet (Bliss)
Escena andaluza, Op 7 (Turina)
From far, from eve and morning  No 2 of On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
In summertime on Bredon  First line to Bredon Hill, No 5 of On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
In valleys of springs of rivers  First line to Clun, No 6 of On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
Is my team ploughing?  No 3 of On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
La oración del torero, Op 34 (Turina)
Landscape: Andante  Movement 1 of String Quartet No 2 'From the Monkey Mountains', Op 7 (Haas)
Merciless Beauty (Vaughan Williams)
Metamorphosen (Strauss/Leopold)
Nocturne and Scherzo (Vaughan Williams)
Oh, when I was in love with you  No 4 of On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
On Wenlock Edge  No 1 of On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
On Wenlock Edge (Vaughan Williams)
Passacaglia (Walton)
Phantasy Piano Quartet in F sharp minor (Bridge)
Phantasy Quintet (Vaughan Williams)
Piano Quartet (Walton)
Piano Quartet in A minor, Op 1 (Suk)
Piano Quartet in A minor, Op 67 (Turina)
Piano Quartet in B flat major, Op 41 (Saint-Saëns)
Piano Quartet in C minor, Op 13 (Strauss)
Piano Quartet in E flat major, Op 16 (Beethoven)
Piano Quintet in A minor, Op 14 (Saint-Saëns)
Piano Quintet in C minor (Vaughan Williams)
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 1 (Coleridge-Taylor)
Piano Quintet in G minor, Op 8 (Suk)
Piano Trio No 1, Op 35 (Turina)
Prelude  Act 1 No 1 of Capriccio, Op 85 (Strauss)
Quintet in D major (Vaughan Williams)
Sally in our alley (Bridge)
Scherzo (Vaughan Williams)
Scherzo 'founded on an English folksong': Allegro moderato  Movement 2 of Nocturne and Scherzo (Vaughan Williams)
Septet in E flat major, Op 65 (Saint-Saëns)
Since I from love  No 3 of Merciless Beauty (Vaughan Williams)
Sir Roger de Coverley (Bridge)
Six Studies in English Folk Song (Vaughan Williams)
So hath your beauty  No 2 of Merciless Beauty (Vaughan Williams)
Sonata for cello and piano (Poulenc)
St Denio 'Scherzo: Allegro vivace'  No 2 of Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes 'Household Music' (Vaughan Williams)
String Quartet in C minor (Vaughan Williams)
String Quartet No 2 'From the Monkey Mountains', Op 7 (Haas)
String Quartet No 2 in A minor (Vaughan Williams)
String Quartet No 3, Op 46 (Ullmann)
String Quintet in B flat major, K174 (Mozart)
String Quintet in C major, K515 (Mozart)
String Quintet in C major, Op 29 (Beethoven)
String Quintet in C minor, K406 (Mozart)
String Quintet in C minor, Op 104 (Beethoven)
String Quintet in D major, K593 (Mozart)
String Quintet in E flat major, K614 (Mozart)
String Quintet in E flat major, Op 4 (Beethoven)
String Quintet in G minor, K516 (Mozart)
String Trio (Klein)
Suite from Brundibár (Krása/Matthews)
The Moon and Me: Largo e misterioso  Movement 3 of String Quartet No 2 'From the Monkey Mountains', Op 7 (Haas)
Three Preludes on Welsh Hymn Tunes 'Household Music' (Vaughan Williams)
Wild Night: Vivace e con fuoco  Movement 4 of String Quartet No 2 'From the Monkey Mountains', Op 7 (Haas)
Your eyën two  No 1 of Merciless Beauty (Vaughan Williams)
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