Benjamin Pinto


Benjamin Pinto

Clarinet / Bass Clarinet

This is Benjamin’s first appearance at the New Vic.

Orchestral, ensemble and recording credits include: Chineke! (Principal / 2nd / Bass); Multiple European tours
including both principal and bass, performances at Lucerne Festival, Concertgebouw, Hamburg Elbphilharmonie and Frankfurt Alte Oper amongst others, North American tours including venues such as Lincoln Centre, Performances at the BBC Proms, Chamber music performances including on BBC Radio 3. Novello Orchestra (bass clarinet) Projects for both Disney and DC performing live movie soundtracks on multiple UK tours. Halle (2nd / bass) Multiple concerts including when on the professional employment scheme performed Mozart clarinet concerto as soloist in a learning engagement concert. South Asian Symphony orchestra (Principal clarinet) Multiple concerts in India. Brigantes (2nd Clarinet) Multiple Concerts. Northern film Orchestra (Principal / 2nd / bass) Multiple Recordings / Concerts.

Benjamin Pinto is a freelance player based in Manchester after completing both his Undergraduate and postgraduate
degrees at the RNCM. During his time at the RNCM he was very honoured to be a recipient of support from the countess of Munster trust. Whilst Benjamin was in the RNCM he also got placed on the prestigious BBC professional employment scheme and the Halle professional employment scheme