Simon Beddoe is a trumpet/flugel horn player, composer and teacher based in South London. He studied jazz at the Leeds College of Music graduating in 2003. Simon now lectures as well as
coordinates the events management module at the Leeds College of Music.
Simon has worked with many critically acclaimed groups and artists. He has toured professionally with various ensembles throughout the world and has played all the major UK festivals and
Simon or ‘Bobby’ as many call him, has received international acclaim for his work with groundbreaking electronica group Submotion Orchestra for whom he plays brass and composes for.
Submotion Orchestra have recorded 3 EP’s and 4 Albums
tin roof’ directed by Sarah Esdaile. He has also composed and directed/produced for Leeds Transform festival.
Throughout Simon's career he has worked with:
The New Mastersounds
Abstract Hip Hop Orchestra
Ariya Astrobeat Arkestra
Dave Kanes Rabbit Project
Tommy Evan's Orchestra
Jamil Sheriff Big Band
Craig Charles Fantasy Funk Band
Brand New Heavies
Martha Reeves and the Vandellas
Gentlemens Dub Club