Staff Members

Head of Wind, Brass and Percussion Faculty

Fergus O’ Carroll

International Visiting Artist
Joerg Widmann

Flute
William Dowdall
Susan Doyle
Ríona Ó Duinnín
Vourneen Ryan

Recorder
Aedín Halpin

Recorder Class/Course
Aedín Halpin
Hilda Milner

Oboe
Ruby Ashley  MA, GRNCM, Dip NCOS
Matthew Manning

Clarinet
John Finucane BA (Hons), LRAM
Paul Roe
Fintan Sutton (Principal Bass Clarinet, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)

Bassoon
John Hearne
Michael Jones (Section Principal Bassoon, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)
Ates Kirkan

Saxophone
Fintan Sutton (Principal Bass Clarinet, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)
Kevin Hanafin

French Horn
Cormac Ó hAodáin
Jacqueline McCarthy
Fergus O’ Carroll (Section Principal Horn, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)

Trumpet
Colm Byrne (Principal Trumpet, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)
James Cavanagh

Trombone
Seán Fleming (Principal Bass Trombone, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)
Stephen Mathieson (Principal Trombone, RTÉ Concert Orchestra)

Euphonium
Francis Magee BA (Section Leader Tuba, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)

Tuba
Francis Magee BA (Section Leader Tuba, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)

Percussion
Jonathan Herbert (Principal 1 Percussion, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)
Richard O’ Donnell (Section Leader Percussion, RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra)

Accompanist
Dearbhla Brosnan
Dearbhla Collins

Accompaniment Fellow
Annalisa Monticelli

Accompaniment Fellow and International Relations Representative
Seho Lee