Helping Tomorrow's Musicians Today
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Cherubim loans professional-calibre instruments to first-study musicians aged 15-25 who cannot afford one that matches their potential.
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One of our cellists, RCM student Nina Kiva, has Just returned from giving two concerts at the UK embassy in Delhi, as part of a partnership with the Jaguar Land Rover new cars. She writes: “We performed on an outdoor stage, which was a little cold, but we really enjoyed the performances; and the audiences were Read more about Nina Kiva performs in Delhi[…]
Jenni Moss has had an exciting start to the year. She was performing in a new opera company, Siren Operatic Productions, led by soprano Marienella Phillips as artistic director. The production was themed around the Seven Deadly Sins, with arias and scenes representing each of the Sins performed by singers from the Royal Welsh College Read more about News of awardee Jenni Moss – exciting times[…]
Julia White has been giving regular concert tours for P&O and Cunard: and this year she is looking forward to trips to Hawaii and the South Pacific, the Med, Iceland & Greenland. Shes says ‘If any Cherubim supporters happen to be on one of the same cruises, it would be great if they made themselves Read more about Julia White embarks on cruise ship tours[…]
Cherubim is holding a reception on Friday 16th March (7.30 for 8) at the Festival’s new home, Compton Marbling, Fonthill Gifford, SP3 6SG (by invitation of Humphrey & Solveig Stone) to announce plans for Cherubim Youth Music Festival ’18. We are greatly honoured that the Lord Lieutenant of Wiltshire, Mrs Sarah Rose Troughton has agreed to attend, Read more about Cherubim reception – 16th March 2018[…]
Cherubim awardee Daria Lalji (Double Bass) has rejoined the London Schools Symphony Orchestra and will be playing in their concert at the Barbican on 9th January 2018. She has had a busy Autumn term which included playing in the orchestra for her school musical Oliver!, and in the Chamber Orchestra accompanying professional soloists in Mendelssohn’s double concerto. Daria also obtained Read more about News flash: Daria Lalji rejoins London Schools SO[…]
Great news about our Cherubim awardee and flautist Octavia Lamb: she has won the place of 2017/18 flautist on the English National Opera’s ‘Evolve Pathway scheme’. Octavia plays in rehearsals for ENO and is mentored by their principal flute. We wish her every success in this exciting new role.
Cherubim has acquired two new bows to complement the 1752 Klotz violin given in memory of Keith Dale. One is a baroque bow, the other an early classical design. Both are modern copies made by the young Israeli bow maker Eitan Hoffer. Eitan Hoffer bows
The trustees thank Felix for his staunch service over the last five years and wish him well as he hands the role of chairman to David Ganderton. David is a lifelong music lover who has recently come to live in Tisbury. He approaches his new responsibilities with an equal measure of enthusiasm and trepidation.
We’ve uploaded many of our videos of Cherubim awardees playing Cherubim instruments to our new channel on YouTube. We need you all to subscribe to our channel in order that we can have our own domain name. This will run alongside our current site on Vimeo, but will eventually replace it. Spread the word please? Read more about Visit and subscribe to our new YouTube Channel[…]
Last Saturday saw fifteen Cherubim Musicians take to the stage in Compton Marbling Barn as the high point of the Cherubim Youth Music Festival ’17. With music by Bach, Handel, Vivaldi, Debussy & Ravel, and it was a splendid occasion. There were three exciting concerts last weekend given by the young musicians of Cherubim Music Read more about Cherubim Music Festival hailed as a great success[…]