Chris Bishop - Photo Gallery

Brass Collective representing at the JPO Relaunch, Johannesburg Stock Exchange, August 2017. L-R Justin Sasman, Phil Cox, Danel Mecloen, Me, Alex Urban

Heading up the JPO Section for the UNISA National Voice Competition, July 2017. L-R Dolf van Dyk, Jeff Harrison, Jaco van Staden, Me

UNISA National Voice Competition, July 2017. with Dolf van Dyk

In the studio recording for the soundtrack of Meerkat Maantuig, June 2017

April 2017. Rehearsing Mozart Quintet with L-R Kabelo Monnathebe, Louise Lansdown, Lucy Nolan, Daliwonga Tshangela


With the Kwa-Zulu Natal Philharmonic Section, Sept 2016. Me, Tzanko Tzankov, Marian van Duyker and Sorin Osorhean (Principal)

Green Room after debut with the wonderous Bombshelter Beast, September 2016 Photo by Simon Sonnekus

Heading up the section for Dvorak. JPO, June 2016

Dolled-up 103 thanks to Luke at Woodhead Horns Jan 2016


Gauteng Horns December 2015. L - R Jaco van Staden, Pete Griffiths, Frik Le Roux, Floyd Machate, Jeff Harrison, Dolf van Dyk, Shannon Armer, Chris Bishop and The Mighty McW (seated)

Johannesburg and KZN Philharmonic orchestras joint concert. Mahler's 5th, October 2015. Back row: Tzanko Tzankov, Alice Thomson, Pete Griffiths, Chris Bishop. Front row: Dolf van Dyk, Shannon Armer, Frik Le Roux

Rehearsals at the Linder Audititorium. JPO in 2015

JPO Horn Section back stage during Spartacus, June 2015

JPO Horns in the Pit at Joburg Theatre, June 2015

L-R Graham McWIlliams, Frik le Roux, Pete Gritffiths and Me. Joburg Festival Orchestra 'Last Night of the Proms' 2015

With Pete Griffiths - A Spartacus of Africa rehearsals at Joburg Theatre, June 2015

JPO : Planets March 2015


The Highveld Horns out carolling - December 2014

Pete, Me & Dolf. Highveld Horn Carols, December 2014

JPO Azerbaijan Celebration. November 2014

Joy of Jazz Orchestra, performing with Gregory Porter. September 2014

View from the Joy of Jazz Orchestra, performing with Gregory Porter. September 2014

Double O Ensemble backstage with Ross & Neil from Prime Circle. Peace Starts Concert September 2014

With Daline Wilson & Kerryn Wisniewski. Double O Ensemble rehearsal for Brahms Horn Trio. August 2014. Photo by Mario Sales

This New Ocean rehearsals, July 2014

This New Ocean - Epic brass with Mike Magner and Alex Hitzeroth

This New Ocean rehearsals July 2014

In the pit at Soweto Theatre for This New Ocean - July 2014

This New Ocean complete cast. July 2014

On stage with Alex Hitzeroth at Supersport Park after JPO set with Nas for Extra Cold Music. June 2014

JPO Concert Under the Stars Feb 2014. L-R Pete Griffiths, Jaco van Staden, Eddie Clayton, Me, Floyd Machate

Floyd & I - Concert Under the Stars rehearsals. Feb 2014


Gauteng Horn Gathering @Brunswick Arms

Gauteng Horn Gathering Dec 2013. Back row L-R Floyd Machate, Me, Antonio Lottering, Shannon Armer, Jeff Harrison, Pete Griffiths. Front row Dolf van Dyk & Graham McWilliams

'Long, long ago' in 5 minutes

Rachmaninov 4th Piano Concerto with the JPO, October 2013

The Highveld Horns

Portrait 2+

Double O Four+

Portrait 1+

The complete Double O Ensemble+
+ Photo by Yolandi Jacobsz from LOCI Photography

Double O Seven+

JPO Section 2013 R to L Shannon Armer, Dolf van Dyk, Me, Pete Griffiths (hiding)

Viewed through the harp

As conductor for the JPO in an Old Mutual TV ad.

Televised Opening Night of 'Credo' - Photo by Johnathan Andrews

JPO on stage. 2013

JPO flashmob - Rand Club, May 2013

Members of the 'Double 0' Ensemble


Financial Mail 1. Photo by Robert Shabalala

Financial Mail 4. Photo by Robert Shabalala

Financial Mail 2. Photo by Robert Shabalala

Financial Mail 3. Photo by Robert Shabalala

Rehearsing Elgar's Enigma Variations

Jacaranda Pops 2012

Final JPO Gig 2012

Conducting JPO in a Standard Bank TV advert, August 2012

Financial Mail interview 3, August 2012. Photo by Robert Shabalala

Guinness TV Advert shoot August 2012 - after costume change

Guinness TV Advert shoot August 2012

Mahler 1 horn section. JPO May 2012


Jacaranda Pops rehearsals day 2. November 2011

Jacaranda Pops rehearsals. November 2011

In the pit at the Joburg Theatre for SA Ballet's Sleeping Beauty. October 2011

With the JPO academy. September 2011

Backstage at Santon Theatre on the Square before Mozart Quintet gig

Nelson Mandela Tribute Concert Rehearsals

Final Rehearsal for Marriage of Figaro at State Theatre Pretoria

JPO Billboard (I'm 3rd from the right)

JPO Education Concert at Sci-Bono

With the brass and wind of MIAGI Youth Orchestra

JPO Billboard shoot 2011 with photogrpaher Oscar Guiterrez

JPO Billboard shoot, 2011. Photo by Oscar Guiterrez

Recording Session for SA Music Awards

Up In The Rafters. Rehearsal for SAMAs performance with Die Antwoord


At the Brunswick for a Horn Bash

Pete and I

JPO - last rehearsal before FIFA World Cup

JPO - World Cup Opening Ceremony Recording Session


Massed Choirs Festival at the Standard Bank Arena - October 2009

JPO doing Giselle at the Civic - August 2009

JPO rehearsal at the Linder Auditorium

JPO chums Bass Trombone Alex Hitzeroth and Trumpet Mike Magner

Horn Sectional


JPO Section l-r Pete Griffiths, Chris Bishop, Graham McWilliams, Shannon Armer

JPO Section, Melrose Arch Outdoor Concert

Rehearsing with The Johannesburg Festival Orchestra

Highveld Horns

In the studio with the Johannesburg Philharmonic Horn Section

Backstage at Aida, Civic Theatre, Johannesburg


London Myriad Ensemble by Alex Whittle, 2007

London Myriad Ensemble 2007 (Photo by Alex Whittle)

In the pit of Joburg's Civic Theatre

My 2 late 1960s Alexander 103s

Strauss Concerto No. 1 in Florence

In the Studio for Kat Vipers

Photo by Alex Whittle


Johannesburg Horns

A Concert with the Concordia Foundation (Photo by Mike Wells)

In the Czech Republic in 2006

London Myriad Ensemble by Rob Hagon, 2006

Publicity Shot 2006

Publicity Shot by Nigel Harper, 2006

Publicity Shot, 2006


With the New Orpheus Ensemble, 2005


Masters Degree Rectial Poster Design, 2003


At University in 2002

Bachelors Degree Recital Poster Design, 2002



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