Graham Lord

Clarinet

Originally from Maple Ridge, BC, Graham Lord was appointed principal clarinetist of Orchestra London in 2008. He has also performed with the orchestras of Montreal, Toronto, Vancouver, Kitchener-Waterloo, Thunder Bay, Windsor, and Nova Scotia. During his summers, Graham joins members of the Aradia Ensemble at the COSI opera festival in Sulmona, Italy. In 2013, he was featured as a soloist and chamber musician at the Scotiabank Northern Lights festival in Ajijic, Mexico. Graham is also a member of the Light of East Ensemble, a band dedicated to traditional and folk music of the Mediterranean and Middle East.

Graham studied with Wesley Foster at UBC (BMus) and Robert Crowley at McGill University (MMus), and is also an alumnus of both the National Youth Orchestra of Canada and the Hamilton-based National Academy Orchestra. In 2010, Graham received a fellowship to attend Norfolk, Yale University’s summer chamber music festival, where he had the privilege of playing alongside and being coached by David Shifrin, Richard Stoltzman, and the Tokyo String Quartet.

Graham Lord