Saturday, 19 January 2019

John Wilson (Pianist)

John received his musical education at the Northern School of Music where he studied with Eileen Chadwick and Kendal Taylor.

He was later appointed staff accompanist at the NSM and subsequently held the post of Head of Opera Music staff at the Royal Northern College of Music. He is currently senior professor of accompaniment.

Read more: John Wilson (Pianist)

Steven Wilkie, Violinist

Born and bred in Edinburgh, Steven studied with Yossi Zivoni at the Royal Northern College of Music where he was awarded two Caird scholarships and the Joseph Bloch LRAM prize for ' Most Outstanding String Player'.

Steven is now established as one of the country's foremost violinists performing with among others, the Halle, BBC Philharmonic, Scottish Chamber Orchestra and as guest principal with the Philharmonia.and is a tutor of violin at the RNCM.

Liz Brierley

Cellist   Agent/ Manager/Founder of Minstrels Gallery / Musicians North West / Manchester Light Orchestra

Full of initiative, drive and creativity, Liz is not only the founder of the above but also of the -
Duchy Palm Court Trio
Palatine String Quartet
Take 5' cellos in concert
Celebration Strings' Quartet Sonata a Tre'~ (Baroque Ensemble)

Read more: Liz Brierley

Eleanor Hudson, CMUS RNCM, ARCM

Born in Buxton, Derbyshire,Eleanor studied first with Mair Jones and at Chethams School of Music, and later with Jean Bell and at the Royal Northern School of Music.

During her time there she gained a degree in music and was awarded the Guinness Scholarship for the Harp.

Eleanor then went on to gain an ARCM in London and has since acted as principle harpist with most orchestras including all the BBC Orchestras, the Halle and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra.

Eleanor has played for the London Pops Orchestra and has done sessions for television and radio and has worked with Tony Bennet and the Moody Blues. 

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