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Gabrielle Lester

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Gabrielle Lester also known as Gaby Lester is an English classical violinist and orchestra leader She maintains an extensive discography of classical, popular and soundtrack recordings

Contents

  • 1 Career
  • 2 Discography
  • 3 External links
  • 4 References

Career

Gaby Lester was born in London, and is recognized for chamber music and as a leader of orchestras in the UK Lester played principal second violin with the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and The Chamber Orchestra of Europe She played principal second violin for five years with Sir Simon Rattle and the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra with whom she also played solo at the BBC Proms Lester was the Associate Leader of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for five years She led the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment in Das Rheingold at the Proms and has guest-led orchestras including the London Philharmonic Orchestra and the BBC Symphony Orchestra