Christian Jones Premieres New British Bass Trombone Concerto

Christian Jones gave the world premiere of Benjamin Ellin’s Gresley on October 7, 2021 with the Orchestra of Opera North. The piece is the first bass trombone concerto commissioned by a professional British orchestra for one of its members. Gresley was also sponsored by Conn-Selmer Inc. and the Ralph Vaughan Williams Trust.

To learn more about the concerto and hear a sample, please visit Opera North’s website.

Please visit Benjamin Ellin’s website to learn more about him and his compositions.