David Evans holding horn
2022, 2013
“Bringing the best and brightest Aussies from all corners of the globe is a tantalizing proposition. Such a wealth of talent and experience on one stage will make for a really unforgettable experience. I can’t wait to be a part of it!”

David Evans


Principal Horn – West Australian Symphony Orchestra; Honorary Fellow – Faculty of the Victorian College of the Arts; Melbourne Conservatorium of Music

Australian Hometown(s): Melbourne & Perth
Education: Victorian College of the Arts, Australian National Academy of Music

David Evans studied horn at the University of Melbourne, the Victorian College of the Arts, and the Australian National Academy of Music. In 2002 David was appointed Principal Horn with the West Australian Symphony Orchestra, and has since appeared as a soloist with WASO on numerous occasions, performing works by Schumann, Mozart and Britten.

David has performed as Guest Principal Horn in the Sydney, Melbourne, Tasmanian, Malaysian Philharmonic and New Zealand Symphony Orchestras, and in July 2010 David performed a recital as a featured artist at the 42nd International Horn Symposium in Brisbane. David was a member of the Australian World Orchestra in 2013, and was made an Honorary Fellow of the Faculty of the Victorian College of the Arts and Melbourne Conservatorium of Music in September 2013.

Last updated 2022