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David Sumbler

Principal Flute

Joined Northern Ballet in 1987.

Performed with Manchester Camerata, Northern Chamber Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic, Hallȇ, BBC Welsh.

Composer and arranger, music examiner and adjudicator, has worked overseas.

Played piano for Northern Ballet class and rehearsals.

Born in Trowbridge, Wiltshire.

When not on tour lives in Stalybridge.

Studied at the Northern School of Music and has a music degree from Durham University.

Enjoys cycling, walking, sailing, reading, computers, languages, classical music and opera.