VICTORIA RICHMOND - cor anglais from Cherubim Music Trust

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 Wiltshire.

Performances and Prizes

2016: Cassal Prize for Woodwind, and prize for A level Music progress.

2015: Soloist in Bellini Oboe Concerto in E Flat Major with the Junior Trinity Symphony Orchestra, Old Royal Naval College Chapel, Greenwich

2014: Oboe in the Junior Trinity Symphony Orchestra in performing Kerry Andrew’s ‘The London Breed’ as part of he Music For Youth Prom at the Royal Albert Hall

2013-2015: Oboe in Junior Trinity Laban Conservatoire Symphony Orchestra. Also soloist and in ensembles at lunchtime concerts.

2013: Cor anglais masterclass with Maxwell Spiers and oboe masterclass with Nicholas Daniel.

2012: Leigh On Sea Music Festival: first prize in under 15 piano solo.

2010: Chelmsford Music Festival. Davis Trophy for woodwind solo.