Biography

Kath is a MA student at Royal Academy of Music, studying violin with Sophie Langdon. She previously studied violin with Caroline Balding and ensemble skills with Paul Cox and Susanna Riddell at the University of Southampton where she graduated with a 1st class degree and was awarded the Peter Evans prize and the John Ireland competition,. She has also studied with Charles Sewart and Dag Anders Eriksen on scholarships with the Sinaia Music Academy and the Crescendo Institute.

She has performed solo recitals in Hungary and Romania, and solo works including Vaughan Williams’ “The Lark Ascending” with orchestra in Berlin and Saint-Saens “Dance Macabre” in Bordeaux. As a founding member of OUT-TAKE ensemble, a group dedicated to performing new music, she has given the world premiere of ‘Tropography’ for solo violin and film, by Alexander Glyde-Bates, and enjoys working with composers.

A keen orchestral player, she has toured England with the Street Orchestra Live as a founding member, and has worked as concertmaster of various ensembles including the Charity Symphony Orchestra, Romsey Sinfonietta, Northwood String Orchestra,Southampton University Symphony Orchestra, A440 Chamber Orchestra (Oxford), and the Invicta Ensemble (London).

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