Who's who in the orchestra

Ian Hardwick

Oboe (Principal)

Ian Hardwick

Joined the LPO in 1991

 

 

After studying at the Royal College of Music with Michael Winnfield, Ian was appointed Principal Oboe of the English National Opera Orchestra, a position he held for five years. In 1991 he joined the London Philharmonic Orchestra.
Ian is a professor at the Royal Academy of Music in London where he has been elected as an Honorary Associate. In 2011 Ian was on the jury for the ARD International oboe competition.