Conrad Marshall studied at the Royal Northern College of Music with Roger Rostron and Trevor Wye.
He graduated winning the Hiles medal for orchestral playing and immediately commenced freelancing with The Hallé , Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and Opera North Orchestras as well as touring with the Northern Ballet Orchestra and the Orchestra of English National Ballet.
For the last twenty five years he has been Principal Flute of the Northern Chamber Orchestra and as well as frequent performances as concerto soloist, has appeared on many of the thirty recordings the NCO has made for Naxos.
Since 2001 he has been a member of the leading contemporary ensemble ‘Psappha’.
Psappha are ensemble in residence at Manchester University and have played widely in The UK including a BBC proms appearance and recently at the Linbury Theatre, Royal Opera House with Phoenix Dance Theatre. They have toured to North and South America, Australia, Spain and Portugal and most recently in June 2013, to the Hong Kong Academy of Performing Arts, taking part in both concerts and workshops with the Academy’s composition students.
Conrad is visiting flute tutor at the University of Sheffield.