Tristan Fry

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English percussionist born in the early 40's.
He began his career in 1963 with The London Symphony Orchestra where he stayed for 5 years.
During the 60's, he also worked as a session musician with various pop artists such as The Beatles, Danny Kaye, Frank Sinatra, John Martyn, Olivia Newton-John, Elton John and David Essex, among many others.
He also played in many commercial recordings, TV shows and movie soundtracks.
In the late '70s, Fry joined classical guitarist John Williams, keyboard player Francis Monkman, guitarist Kevin Peek, and bassist Herbie Flowers in the progressive rock group Sky.
Tristan is the timpanist with the Academy of St. Martin in the Fields Orchestra and has performed on most of their recordings and in concert. He has also given many solo concerts of avant garde percussion repertoire.
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SXL 6357, SXL.6357 Tristan Fry - Sonata For Two Pianos And Percussion / Sonata For Two Pianos  album art Bartók* / Poulenc*, Bracha Eden & Alexander Tamir* With Tristan Fry & James Holland Bartók* / Poulenc*, Bracha Eden & Alexander Tamir* With Tristan Fry & James Holland - Sonata For Two Pianos And Percussion / Sonata For Two Pianos Decca, Decca SXL 6357, SXL.6357 UK 1968 Sell This Version
OASD 2347 Tristan Fry - Sonata For Two Pianos And Percussion / Piano Concerto No. 3 album art Bartók*, John Ogdon & Brenda Lucas, Tristan Fry & James Holland, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent Bartók*, John Ogdon & Brenda Lucas, Tristan Fry & James Holland, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent - Sonata For Two Pianos And Percussion / Piano Concerto No. 3 His Master's Voice OASD 2347 Australia 1968 Sell This Version
SRZ 6230 Bartók*, John Ogdon & Brenda Lucas, Tristan Fry & James Holland, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent Bartók*, John Ogdon & Brenda Lucas, Tristan Fry & James Holland, New Philharmonia Orchestra, Sir Malcolm Sargent - Sonata For Two Pianos And Percussion / Piano Concerto No. 3(LP, RE) World Record Club SRZ 6230 New Zealand 1968 Sell This Version
A304 OU15 Tristan Fry - Twentieth-Century Music 11 album art Gérard Frémy, Jean-Pierre Drouet, James Blades, Tristan Fry Gérard Frémy, Jean-Pierre Drouet, James Blades, Tristan Fry - Twentieth-Century Music 11(LP) Open University A304 OU15 UK 1974 Sell This Version
CFP 40207 Tristan Fry - 20th Century Percussion Music album art Tristan Fry 20th Century Percussion Music(LP) Classics For Pleasure CFP 40207 UK 1975 Sell This Version
ORM 1006 Tristan Fry - String Quartet No. 5 / Music For Keyboards & Percussion album art David Wynne (3), Martin Jones (3), Richard McMahon, Tristan Fry, Michael Skinner (2), Delmé Quartet* David Wynne (3), Martin Jones (3), Richard McMahon, Tristan Fry, Michael Skinner (2), Delmé Quartet* - String Quartet No. 5 / Music For Keyboards & Percussion(LP) Welsh Arts Council Oriel Records ORM 1006 UK 1983 Sell This Version