Will Norris Zen Grisdale

William Norris

After gaining an MA in European Cultural Policy and Administration at the University of Warwick William worked at the London Philharmonic Orchestra in various Marketing roles from 2001-2005. Since joining the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, where he is currently Communications and Creative Programming Director, he has developed the late-night series The Night Shift, as well as presiding over a 150% increase in ticket sales for the Orchestra.

William has recently completed the prestigious Devos Fellowship at the Kennedy Center, Washington DC and was a 2014 Fellow of the International Society of Performing Arts.

Zen Grisdale

After completing a degree in Astrophysics at UCL, Zen was involved in setting up an independent record label called Sonic360 based in London. The label soon gained a name in breaking new Latin artists especially in the US where he worked for 2 years signing and developing artists and marketing the releases.

He currently works part time at the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment as Digital Content Officer, focussing largely on developing the Orchestra’s video output, online advertising and their website. He also works as a freelance videographer.