Hayley Pomfrett’s violin studies took place in Germany where she studied for 4 years at the Hochschule fur Musik Würzburg with the eminent Russian professor, Grigori Zhislin. Since her graduation her career has taken on at an amazing rate and every year has brought new and exciting engagements.
As an orchestral musician Hayley held the position of Principal 2nd Violin with Northern Ballet for 7 years. She also plays regularly with many UK orchestras such as the BBC Concert Orchestra and the Chamber Orchestra of London as well as in the pit orchestras for London’s West End Shows such as Hamilton, Phantom of the Opera and Les Misérables.
An experienced and confident public performer, Hayley has toured extensively in the UK, Europe, the USA, Canada, South America, the Middle East and Asia. She has played at all major UK concert venues including the Royal Albert Hall, Wembley Stadium, the O2 Arena and the world-famous Abbey Road Studios and also at many prestigious international venues such as the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, the Emirates Palace in Abu Dhabi, the Beau Rivage Palace in Switzerland, the Venetian Hotel in Las Vegas and, most recently, at the brand new La Seine Musicale in Paris.
As a session violinist Hayley has recorded numerous film and TV soundtracks, as well as tracks with artists such as Noel Gallagher, Adele, The Script, Stereophonics, Kanye West, Emeli Sandé, Beyoncé, Celine Dion, Liam Gallagher, Paul Weller, Brian May and Pete Tong’s Ibiza Classics.