Dale baroque violin The baroque violin forms a significant part of my musical education, and ultimately, my career. I am passionate about historically informed performance, and delight in discovering more about this wonderful area of music making. My ambition is to perform with the top period instrument ensembles in the UK, and work with conductors Read more about Gabriella Jones[…]
The Rothermere-Gosling bassoon Hannah Harding holds Grade 8 Distinction and is working towards DipABRSM, with a view to studying music at Oxford, Cambridge or Manchester/RNCM. She has been a member of the National Children’s Orchestra and Berkshire Youth Symphony Orchestra since 2014, also Berkshire Maestros, Bracknell Concert Band, Corelli Orchestra, NYO Inspire Wind Ensemble.
The Bonham-Carter violin Avni Dauti was under our normal age limit, but as we had a violin available the trustees thought he could make good use of they were happy for him to have it. During his years at the Junior Guildhall he has progressed very creditably and hopes to enter the Senior Guildhall in Read more about Avni Dauti[…]
The Mellor-Calvert (Buffet) Eb clarinet Jenni Moss. Presently studying for a Masters at RWCMD, Jenni gained her B Mus at Birmingham U with a year spent in the USA studying clarinet at Cincinatti.
Corsby Cello in Curzon Trust lightweight case A cellist from the age of ten in his native Hull, Josh attended Sixth Form at Chethams’ School of Music where he won several bursaries and prizes. He studied at Royal Northern College of Music and was awarded prizes for cello and chamber music, followed by a Distinction Read more about Josh Salter[…]
Cor Anglais Now an oboe student at the RCM, Victoria previously studied at Junior Trinity-Laban, supported by a DfE’s Music and Dance bursary. She has been studying the Cor Anglais since 2014 after becoming a Cherubim Trust awardee, and being invited to perform as part of the Cherubim Chamber Soloists in the Trust’s Mozart Weekend in Read more about Victoria Richmond[…]
Marimba Sam Wilson is a UK-based percussionist and composer, who studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, graduating with the Lord Mayor’s Prize. Committed to new music, he has premiered works by Rolf Hind, Larry Goves, Joseph Phibbs, Andrew Hamilton and Peter Wiegold. In his solo performances Sam combines the presentation of newly Read more about Sam Wilson[…]
Savile Club Bass Clarinet Acclaimed for his “fluidity of tonal colour’ and “highly communicative, musically intelligent, impressively insightful’ playing, clarinettist Joseph Shiner is the recipient of numerous prizes including the Hattori Foundation Senior Award, the Making Music Philip and Dorothy Green Award for Young Concert Artists, the Worshipful Company of Musician’s Prince’s Prize and the Read more about Joseph Shiner[…]
Howarth Oboe Ethan Clarke is a music scholar at Radley College, Oxfordshire. Recent musical highlights include: performing as a soloist in the Cimarosa Concerto for oboe and performances in the George Butterworth Centenary Music Festival including the Fantasia for Orchestra. Other recent solo performances include: Lamento by Guillmant at the College’s Twilight Organ Recital, vocal solo of Schumann’s Read more about Ethan Clarke[…]
Rothermere Piano Finn Murphy was a student of Michael Maxwell Steer, gained his ATCL at the age of 17. He is now an electronic music composer at Guildhall.