Edouard Wingell

Edouard Wingell

Bass

Joined the OSM in: 1999

Previous positions: Orquesta Sinfonica de Tenerife (1992-98), Windsor Symphony Orchestra  (1989-92)

Academic institutions attended: Bachelor of Music, University of Toronto, with Thomas Monohan and Thomas Martin

Prizes and scholarships: Pauline Higgins Award, Windsor Symphony

Favourite composers: Beethoven, Richard Strauss, Stravinsky, Berlioz, Shostakovich and Mahler

Favourite works: Berlioz’s Symphonie Fantastique, R. Strauss’s Ein Heldenleben, Holst’s The Planets, Stravinsky’s Rite of Spring, Mahler’s Fifth Symphony, Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony, Shostakovich’s Fifth Symphony

Interests: Hockey, Golf, Cycling, Chess, Poker