Toril Azzalini-Machecler

News of a change in the percussion department: Sam Wilson has handed over the Cherubim marimba to new Cherubim awardee Toril Azzalini-Machecler. Toril, a 2018 BBC Young Musician finalist, has appeared with the instrument at a first night of the proms concert, and you can watch the video of that here: YouTube – Toril Azzalini-Machecler.  Toril Read more about Toril Azzalini-Machecler[…]

Sam Wilson wins Cherubim Marimba Competition

Sam Wilson, 21, wowed the judges to win the Cherubim Marimba Competition. Sam, who is in his third year at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, is also playing at the Aldeburgh Festival this year in Peter Grimes, the anniversary performance of St Nicholas, and a new production of Britten Opera scenes conducted by Read more about Sam Wilson wins Cherubim Marimba Competition[…]