Principal Trombone, Sydney Symphony Orchestra
Since 1980 Ronald has been Principal Trombone of the Sydney Symphony, where he also performed as a soloist. Ronald has lectured in Trombone at the Newcastle Conservatorium of Music, and Lecturer in Trombone at the NSW State Conservatorium of Music in Sydney.
Ron has conducted many and varied chamber groups, bands and orchestras. He is in demand as a conductor, and tutor. During 2006 - 2007, he held the post of Artistic Administrator and Chief Conductor of the Sydney Youth Orchestra. He also premiered new Australian compositions by Roger Smalley and Peter Sculthorpe.