Phillip Granell - Artistic Director & Violinist

Phillip is a violinist, violist and artistic director based in London. Committed to playing across the musical spectrum and happy performing both composed and improvised music.

As an orchestral player he has worked with The Ulster orchestra, Aurora, London Mozart players, English national ballet, London concert orchestra. 2015 saw him work in the studio with Jamie Cullen, FourTet, Floating points, Bonobo, The F-re collective, blue note recordings.
He has been broadcast live on BBC Radio 1,3,4 and 6 as well as BBC Ulster and performed performed at King's place, The Barbican, Cafe Oto, Bastard Assignments, The Round House, The Science museum with the Ligeti quartet and the Royal Albert Hall with Bjork.

As a teacher and educator he held a associate lecturer position at the University of Chichester from 2010-2015 where he coached chamber music, lectured on world music taught violin. He runs improvisation workshops for non-improvisers and is passionate about its benefits.