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AMABO - a service for orchestral musicians

Association of Medical Advisers to British Orchestras (AMABO)

If you are an orchestral player you may be able to benefit from the AMABO service. AMABO is the Association of Medical Advisors to British Orchestras. They provide free, confidential advice on health or medical conditions that affect performance.

Contact details for all AMABO doctors are available from the BAPAM office.

Are you involved with an orchestra without an AMABO doctor? Are you a doctor who would like to work with an orchestra? Give us a call on 020 7404 5888 or send an email to

The AMABO doctors:

Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra Dr Tina A'Ness, Dr David Knott
City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra Dr Jonathan White
ENO Dr Michael Shipley
Hallé Orchestra Dr Bill Tamkin
Northern Sinfonia Dr Lynne Bloxham
Philharmonia Orchestra Dr Peter Newman
Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra Dr Christopher Mimnagh
Royal Philharmonic Orchestra Dr Peter Warren
South Bank Sinfonia Dr Marcus Lewis
Ulster Orchestra Dr Christine Hunter



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