Marina Gillam holding violin
2022 UK, 2019, 2018 India, 2015 India, 2013, 2011
"I feel very lucky being Australian! What an honour and a privilege to be part of such an exciting project . To have the opportunity to perform in Australia once again will be wonderful.”

Marina Gillam


Freelance – Philharmonia Orchestra; Royal Philharmonic Orchestra; BBC Concert Orchestra, London; Gürzenich Orchestra, Cologne; Former – City of Birmingham City Symphony Orchestra

Australian Hometown: Perth
Education: University of Western Australia

Perth born violinist Marina Gillam has recently moved to Cologne, Germany where she has begun a 50% Zeitvertrag with the Gürzenich Orchester. Marina has spent most of her professional career in London performing and touring with all the main London Orchestras but predominantly with the Philharmonia Orchestra. She was also a member of The City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra under Sir Simon Rattle. Marina is also a passionate chamber musician and has for over 20 years been a member of The Bingham String Quartet, an ensemble with an international reputation for its interpretation of the classical repertoire and a fresh and exciting approach to new music.

Last updated 2022