In this film, Christian Jones introduces his instrument - the bass trombone.
To learn more about the bass trombone visit philharmonia.co.uk/explore/instruments/bass_trombone
Why not download our iPad app The Orchestra to learn even more? Visit philharmonia.co.uk/app for more information.
"Have you seen the app called ‘The Orchestra’? It is astonishing. For somebody who can’t read music to learn how an orchestra functions, to be able to see from the perspective of a flute or a second violin, is really enlightening." - Sir John Eliot Gardiner, quoted in an interview by Richard Fairman, Financial Times, February 2014
The Philharmonia's Principal Bass Trombone's Chair is currently available for endowment. For more information on how you can support the Orchestra by endowing a player's chair, please visit: philharmonia.co.uk/support/individual/chair_endowment