Julian Warburton


At the forefront of a new generation of percussionists, Julian Warburton is much sought after as a soloist, recitalist and ensemble player. In 2000/1 he gave a series of critically acclaimed recitals at the Wigmore Hall, Notting Hill Tabernacle, Harewood House and Flanders Festival. In addition he has performed the world premiere of Jody Talbot’s Percussion Concerto which was written especially for him and was later recorded by BBC Radio 3.

Abroad, he has given duo recitals (as “Percussion Duo London” ) with Colin Currie and toured as a soloist throughout Brazil and India under the auspices of the British Council. He has also worked with the London Sinfonietta and has recorded for Metier with Ensemble Exposé, Okeanos and Topologies.

Currently Julian is Professor of Percussion at the Guildhall Scool of Music and Drama in London.