Bentley Strings have earned deserved industry respect from jam-packed successful musical careers. They are equally at home in the classical, contemporary and jazz spectrums, making this an ensemble of fine and rare pedigree.
The eight members of Bentley Strings have a busy schedule working with prestigious stars and ensembles, on the stage and in the recording studio, as well as at many types of events.
The ensemble has performed for Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and have appeared individually with the Queensland Symphony, Sydney Symphony, Adelaide Symphony, Australian Opera and Ballet Orchestra, Paris Opera Ballet, St Andrew’s Chamber Orchestra, Camerata of St John’s, Deep Blue, Colorado Music Festival Orchestra, the English National Ballet, Kirov Ballet, Australian Idol Orchestra and Opera Australia.
Members of Bentley Strings have performed with artists including Pavarotti, Nigel Kennedy, hip-hop legends KanYe West and De La Soul, Harry Connick Jnr, Jon English, Grace Knight, Rhonda Burchmore, Anthony Callea, Alex Lloyd, Guy Sebastian, Rod Stewart, Olivia Newton John, Amici Forever, Il Divo, Dionne Warwick, Marcia Hines, Kate Ceberano, Alfio, Aled Jones, John Farnham, Delta Goodrem, Cliff Richard, INXS, Tommy Emmanuel, Butterfly Effect, The Waifs, Pete Murray, Xavier Rudd, Jerry Lewis, Kate Miller-Heidke, Sarah Blasko, Tommy Lee, Missy Higgins, The Whitlams, Madeleine Peyroux, Kristen Chenoweth, Pete Murray, Jimmy Barnes and Michael Buble.
They have performed at some of Australia’s biggest festivals including Melbourne Festival, WOMAD, Big Day Out, Livid, Woodford Folk Festival, Brisbane Festival, the Goodwill Games, Queensland Music Festival, and the AFI Awards.
Members have worked on shows including Scotland the Brave, The Boy From Oz (starring Hugh Jackman), Anthony Warlow’s ‘Under the Stars’, ABBA Mania, the White Album concerts (starring Chris Cheney, Tim Rogers, Phil Jamieson and Josh Pyke), as well as numerous TV and radio appearances.
They have toured with prestigious artists and orchestras throughout most of Europe, Asia, the United States and Canada
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