Daniel Yeadon

Cello (part-time)

Daniel Yeadon has a worldwide career as a cellist and viola da gamba player; his repertoire ranges from Renaissance to contemporary. His regular chamber music collaborators in Australia include Neal Peres Da Costa, Genevieve Lacey, Ironwood, Romanza, Kammer, Elision and The Collective. He is a part-time member of the ACO, he has appeared as soloist with the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, plays every year with Pinchgut Opera and records regularly for ABC Classics. He is in much demand as a teacher.

Originally from the UK, Daniel read physics at Oxford University and then completed a postgraduate diploma in performance at the Royal College of Music in London. For many years Daniel was a member of the renowned period instrument ensemble Florilegium and later joined the Fitzwilliam String Quartet, performing in major venues throughout the world and recording many award-winning CDs. Daniel continues to be guest principal cellist with many of the period instrument ensembles based in London, including the English Baroque Soloists and the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment.