Biography

Born in Wales, London based cellist Ben Tarlton enjoys a varied career as a soloist, chamber musician, teacher and festival director. 

He gave the world premiere of a cello and choir work by Christian Henking in April 2023 with the Basler Madrigalisten in Schwarzenburg, Switzerland. As a part of a BBC Radio 3 “Total Immersion” Concert in Milton Court Concert Hall, Ben gave the UK premiere of Anders Hillborg’s “Duo” for Cello and Piano in 2020, on which The Guardian commented, “playing with extraordinary precision and insight.”

Other concert highlights include Recitals at Wigmore Hall, St James’s Church Piccadilly, St Martin-in-the-Fields and Concerto performances at Cadogan Hall, St John’s Smith Square, West Road Concert Hall, BBC Hoddinott Hall and Dora Stoutzker Hall.