Josh Salter studied at the Royal Northern College of Music, where he held a scholarship and was awarded prizes for cello and chamber music, and as a postgraduate at the Royal Academy of Music, receiving the Sylvia Simpson Fellowship and graduating MA with Distinction in 2016. Josh freelances with the Hallé Orchestra, BBC Philharmonic, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, City of London Sinfonia, Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, Academy of Ancient Music and the Hanover Band.
Recent solo engagements include a recital at the Barnes Music Festival and Tchaikovsky Rococo Variations with the Lincoln Symphony Orchestra.
He looks forward to performing Elgar’s Cello Concerto with the London Medical Orchestra In 2019. A passionate educator, he regularly delivers workshops for the young, old and disabled as a part of the OAE Education team.
He plays on a cello made in 2015 by Kai-Thomas Roth.