Musician of the GSO since: 2008
Other Orchestral Experience: Former principal Stratford Symphony, extra: Orchestra
London, Niagara Symphony
Academics and teachers: BMUS U of T, BEd Western
Other Occupations: Supply Teacher
Q & A with Brian Why play bass? Versatility of styles and ensemble possibilities How did you get interested in classical music? Hooked on Classics! Favourite indulgence? Coffee and dark chocolate while relaxing on a hammock, mid hike. Greatest musical influence? National Youth Orchestra Favourite food? Bannock bread on a stick Dream Vacation? To hike the entire Bruce Trail (a three month trek) Outside interests? Hiking, nature photography Favourite Works? Mahler Symphony no. 2, Neilson Symphony no. 4, La Villa Strangiatos, Bach Cello Suite no. 1 What's a fact no one would know about you? I have two youtube channels: "Hikingaroundlondon" and "bejoyous7"