Scottish trumpeter John Wallace studied at King’s University, Cambridge (1967-70), the Royal Academy of Music (1970-72), and York College or university (1972-74). His primary instructors included Alan Bush and David Blake. From 1976 until 1995, Wallace was primary trumpeter using the Philharmonia Orchestra and in 1988, he became a member of the London Sinfonietta. In 1986, he founded the Wallace Collection, a brass ensemble of versatile instrumentation, with which he provides produced many recordings. He provides given the planet premieres of single functions by Tim Souster, Peter Maxwell Davies, Malcolm Arnold, Dominic Muldowney, Robert Saxton, Adam MacMillan, and Mark-Anthony Turnage. Wallace shows on the Royal Academy of Music and was produced an Order from the United kingdom Empire in 1995.