Lars Payne is Music Librarian and also a Cellist with English National Ballet Philharmonic

Birthplace
Bromley, Kent

Training
Royal Academy of Music

Previous affiliations
La Scala, Milan; Deutsche Oper, Berlin; Opernhaus, Zürich; National Theatre, Prague; Staatsoper, Dresden; Slovak National Theatre, Bratislava; Finnish National Opera; Kungliga Operan, Stockholm; Det Kongelige Teater, Copenhagen; Den Norske Opera & Ballett, Oslo; Royal Opera House, Covent Garden; Birmingham Royal Ballet; Scottish Ballet; Opéra national du Rhin, Strasbourg; Grand Théâtre de Genève, Dutch National Ballet; ABT; Boston Ballet; Houston Ballet; NYCB; San Francisco Ballet; Les Grands Ballets Canadiens de Montréal;  Australian Ballet; Royal New Zealand Ballet; Hong Kong Ballet; Tokyo Ballet; Hallé Orchestra; LSO; LPO; Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment; RPO; Royal Scottish National Orchestra; Orchestre Philharmonique de Monte-Carlo; Orchestre National du Capitole de Toulouse; Chicago Symphony Orchestra; Cleveland Orchestra; Houston Symphony Orchestra; Los Angeles Philharmonic; New York Philharmonic; San Francisco Symphony

Other Info
A Founder member of the London Salon Ensemble (specialising in music of the ‘Palm Court’ era) and married to former Company dancer Virginie Alberti