JAMES O'CARROLL
Drums & Percussion
Orchestral Experience;
The John Wilson Orchestra
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra (drum kit)
BBC Concert Orchestra (drum kit and percussion)
Philharmonia Orchestra (drum kit and percussion)
RTE Concert Orchestra (drum kit and percussion)
Northern Sinfonia (drum kit and percussion)
St Paul's Sinfonia
Jersey Symphony Orchestra
Karlstad Opera Orchestra Sweden
The New Professionals
Surrey Philharmonic
Kensington Sinfonia

Musical Theatre Experience;
Mrs Henderson Presents - Nöel Coward Theatre, London 2016 & Theatre Royal, Bath 2015
Oklahoma! - 2015 UK Tour
White Christmas - Edinburgh Festival Theatre 2013 & Dominion Theatre, London 2014
Annie Get Your Gun - UK Tour 2014
London 2012 Olympic Opening Ceremony - Olympic Stadium Stratford
Merrily We Roll Along - Harold Pinter Theatre London & Menier Chocolate Factory
One Man Two Guvnors - Theatre Royal Haymarket
Cabaret - Savoy Theatre London & UK Tour
The Wizard of OZ - The London Palladium
Brendan Cole (Strictly Come Dancing) - UK Tour 2011/12/13/14
The Sound Of Music - UK Tour 2011
Peter Pan - World Premier, Dublin
West Side Story - 50th Anniversary Tour 2009 & 2014 Tour
Guys and Dolls - UK Tour 2007
Marguerite - Theatre Royal Haymarket
Fiddler On The Roof - Savoy Theatre
La Cage aux Folles - Playhouse Theatre & Menier Chocolate Factory
Mary Poppins - Prince Edward Theatre London & UK Tour
Les Miserables - Queens Theatre London
High Society - Piccadilly Theatre London
Anything Goes - UK Tour
Godspell - UK Tour
The Westenders - Various UK venues
Masters of the Musicals - Various UK venues

Education and Outreach;
BBC Concert Orchestra 'Play it Again' Community Projects
Philharmonia Children Concerts
Royal Opera House Community Projects
Surrey Count Arts – Drum/Percussion Tutor
The Elastic Band (led by Kevin Hathway)
Drum-ology in association with Surrey County Arts (Percussion Duo- workshops)
Rhythm Attack Percussion Ensemble
Prince Consort Percussion Ensemble (RCM)

Musical Qualifications/Prizes;
Olivier Awards Nominee 2014 - Autograph Sound Award for Outstanding Achievement in Music.
Royal College of Music BMus (Hons) Scholar II:I (2004)
Allianz Cornhill Percussion Prize 2004

Musical Education;
Royal College of Music (Scholarship) BMus (Hons) 2000-2004
Professors: Mike Skinner, Kevin Hathway, Janos Kreszie, Andy Smith, Ralph Salmins, Allan Cox and Matt Skelton
Junior Guildhall School of Music and Drama 1994-1999