Jenny Cox, horn
Jenny began learning the Horn at the age of 11 before continuing her studies at the RNCM with Lindsey Stoker, Bob Ashworth and Beccy Goldberg. During her time there she gained a first class BMus(Hons) degree, Post Graduate Diploma and was awarded the Goronwy Evans Memorial Prize.
In 2005 she was accepted as a member of the prestigious European Union Youth Orchestra with whom she toured Europe extensively under the batons of Sir Colin Davis, Sir John Eliot Gardiner, Herbert Blomstedt and Vladimir Ashkenazy.
Jenny works with many of the country’s leading ensembles including the NCO, London Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Royal Ballet Sinfonia, Manchester Camerata and Welsh National Opera, with whom she has featured as Guest Principal.
Her varied career has involved numerous appearances at the BBC Proms, performances on the touring version of ‘Phantom of the Opera’ and recording as a session musician. Chamber music projects have included Brahms’ Horn Trio with ‘Small is Beautiful’, Dohnányi Sextet with Ensemble 360 and appearing as soloist in Britten’s ‘Serenade for Tenor, Horn and Strings’ with the National Festival Orchestra.