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Piano (c) Adjudicators

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Iona Zuiderwijk

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Iona was born in Liverpool and began playing the violin under teacher Peter Mountain. She was a pupil at Chethams and Wells Cathedral school … Read more

Jena Pang

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Jena Pang has had a distinguished dual career in law and music and recently retired from being a solicitor in order to devote more … Read more

Angela Zanders

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Angela studied piano at The Purcell School, Trinity College of Music and Goldsmiths’ College, University of London, also studying at the Hochschule für Musik … Read more

Fiona Berry

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Fiona is a freelance music teacher,creative artist and tutor based in Lancashire. She is a graduate of Huddersfield University where she studied Saxophone with Richard Ingham … Read more

Jonathan Rea

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Jonathan Rea studied music at Cambridge, where he sang in the University Chamber Choir and studied piano with Peter Pettinger. He held choral and … Read more

Anna Markland

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Anna Markland has had a varied and happy musical career for over thirty years, combining performing careers both as a singer and a pianist … Read more

Allison Walker-MorecroftAllison Walker-Morecroft

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Allison has had much experience with all aspects of music-making and her support for festival work has resulted in a great deal of support … Read more

Gary Sieling

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Gary Sieling was born in Bedfordshire and gained BMus at the University of London, Goldsmiths’ College. He studied organ with Nicholas Danby at the … Read more

Nancy Litten

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Nancy entered the Royal Academy of Music at age 16 on an open piano scholarship, winning prizes while there. Her teachers included Christopher Le … Read more

Michael Johnson

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Michael Johnson studied violin, piano and singing at the Royal College of Music and has taught privately for over 40 years. He has been … Read more

Belinda Mikhail

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Belinda Mikhaïl was awarded the Associated Board and Queen Mother Scholarships to study piano and singing as a joint first study at the Royal … Read more

Eva Maria Doroskowska

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Eva Maria won a scholarship to study piano at the Royal Northern College of Music. With awards from the Countess of Munster and government … Read more

Andrew Hansford

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Andrew Hansford, born in Berkshire, UK, holds UK music-degrees from Surrey ((UniS), Guildford), Bristol and Cambridge (St Catharine’s College) universities, and with the Open … Read more

David Beer

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David Beer is a professional conductor and pianist. He taught music in schools, before embarking on a full-time career as a freelance conductor. He … Read more

Gillian Oswell

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Gillian Oswell, born and raised in Kent, England, started playing the piano at six years of age and gained her LRAM whilst still at … Read more

Nadia Hinson

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Nadia Hinson, GRSM (hons) LRAM LTCL, graduated from the Royal Academy of Music after having studied the violin with Manoug Parikian and the piano … Read more

Anne Marshall

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Anne grew up in a musical family on the Isle of Wight, conducting her first choir at 14 and taking part annually in the … Read more

Graham Fitch

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Graham studied piano at the RCM, where he won the Hopkinson Gold Medal, then at the Manhattan School of Music with Nina Svetlanova. He … Read more

Robert Marsh

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Robert Marsh was educated at Oxford University where he was Organ Scholar of Keble College and won an Honours Degree in Music.  He is … Read more

Joan Foster

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For 13 years, Joan was ‘cello teacher and lecturer in String Teaching at Birmingham Conservatoire. She has been a seminar/workshop leader for several LEAs … Read more

John Foster

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John studied piano with Kendall Taylor and Dennis Matthews (masterclasses). He has worked extensively as accompanist for singers and instrumentalists and in chamber groups, … Read more

Melanie Spanswick

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Melanie studied at the Royal College of Music where she won many prizes and graduated with a Master’s degree.  She has performed at all … Read more

Frances Eagar

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Frances studied piano and clarinet at the Royal College of Music. Under the guidance of David Parkhouse, she won the Kathleen Long Chamber Music Prize, … Read more

Michael YoungMichael Young

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Michael Young studied piano with Lilian Niblette and composition with Charles Hutchings and read music at Reading University , UEA and RCM. He is … Read more

Caroline Tyler

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Award-winning concert pianist Caroline has performed at venues including the Barbican Hall in London, the Barber Institute of Fine Arts in Birmingham, Enka Auditorium … Read more

Li Lin TeoLiLin Teo

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LiLin, a Singaporean, studied with Dennis Murdoch at the Royal Academy of Music on an Associated Board Scholarship and won most of the piano … Read more

Elaine SmithElaine Smith

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Elaine studied piano and flute as joint first studies at the London College of Music where she won the Westminster Prize and also took … Read more

Michael Schreider

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Graduate of Moscow Conservatoire College and St Petersburg Conservatoire, Michael has experience of teaching children and young music professionals up to postgraduate level, judging … Read more

John PomphreyJohn Pomphrey

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John trained at the Northern School of Music and Bretton Hall College. He teaches singing at a leading independent school, directs the Maia Singers … Read more

Kathryn Page

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Kathryn studied at the Royal College of Music and went to Canada on a Menuhin Scholarship. She has given over 20 recitals at the … Read more

Dr Andrew Padmore

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Andrew studied with Sidney Harrison, Christopher Robinson, Sir Adrian Boult. He has been Head of Music in a large Grammar School, a Cathedral Organist … Read more

David OliverDavid Oliver

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David Oliver enjoyed a long career as pianist, teacher, adjudicator and ABRSM examiner. His concert performing, in both solo and ensemble has taken him … Read more

John GoughJohn Gough

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John enjoys a busy career as solo pianist, chamber music player, accompanist, teacher and adjudicator. He has given recitals at the Wigmore Hall, Purcell … Read more

Ruth Gerald

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Ruth was Head of Keyboard Studies at the Royal College of Music and previously Head of Keyboard at the Birmingham School of Music. Educated … Read more

Benjamin Costello

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Ben is a freelance conductor, musical director, adjudicator, singing coach and accompanist, working internationally. He is also Artistic Director of Thames Concerts, Founding Director … Read more

Caroline ClemmowCaroline Clemmow

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Caroline has a rich and varied musical background. As a violinist she led the Kent Youth Orchestra and was subsequently awarded a piano scholarship … Read more

Susan ClarkSusan Clark

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Susan attended the Trinity College of Music Junior Department for ten years, then continued her studies at Cambridge and successfully completed a Post-graduate Diploma … Read more

Barry ClarkBarry Clark

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Barry studied piano and trumpet at the Royal Academy of Music. For thirty years he was Head of Music in schools in Harrow, Market … Read more

John Byrne

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John studied at the RNCM with Marjorie Clementi and then at the RAM with Ruth Harte where he won many prizes and scholarships including … Read more

Anthony WilliamsAnthony Williams

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Anthony studied at the RAM, has given recitals, broadcasts and concerto appearances around the world and established an international reputation as a piano teacher. … Read more

Alan MacLean

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A graduate of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama, Alan received the award for the most outstanding student in his final year. … Read more

Jane Lister

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Jane has wide experience in playing and teaching the harp. Jane read Music at Cambridge and went on to study the harp at Brussels Conservatoire … Read more

Dennis Lee

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Dennis studied piano at the Royal College of Music, Vienna Academy and in Milan. His degree is from London University and he also has … Read more

James KirbyJames Kirby

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James gives recitals throughout the UK including Wigmore Hall, Edinburgh and Aldeburgh festivals and extensively in Europe. He studied at the Moscow Conservatoire and … Read more

Graeme Humphrey

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Graeme Humphrey has been a teacher of piano all his professional life, both at the Royal Academy of Music for thirty-six years from 1974 … Read more

Ailsa HowarthAilsa Howarth

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Ailsa studied at the Royal Academy of Music, Oslo University and the University of East Anglia and she has been teaching the piano for … Read more

Rachel Greenwood

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RACHEL GREENWOOD studied the violin with Peter Mountain and was a member of the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain. She read music at … Read more

Oliver GledhillDr Oliver Gledhill

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Dr Oliver Gledhill PhD MA(Mtpp) PGCA ARCM, cellist, was a Scholar at the Guildhall School of Music and won numerous awards including the ISTEL/Redditch … Read more

Christopher Elton

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Christopher received most of his musical education at the Royal Academy of Music, where he gained the Academy’s highest performing award, the DipRAM, on … Read more

Richard DeeringRichard Deering

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Richard has been an adjudicator member of the British and International Federation of Festivals for over 30 years adjudicating an average of 12 festivals … Read more

Christopher DalyChristopher Daly

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Christopher Daly began playing the guitar at the age of seventeen, having been inspired by a recital by the great Spanish virtuoso Andrés Segovia. … Read more

Elizabeth Brazier

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Elizabeth Brazier was born in London and is a Graduate of the Royal Academy of Music, where she studied piano with Guy Jonson and … Read more

Timothy Barratt

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Timothy studied on a scholarship at the Royal Academy of Music and in Paris with Vlado Perlemuter. As well as performing as solo pianist, … Read more

Christina ThomsonChristina Thomson

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Christina studied horn, piano and singing at the Royal Academy of Music. A career in Bavaria followed, before she returned to London to perform … Read more

Melanie RaggeMelanie Ragge

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Melanie’s musical passions lie in chamber music and education. Originally a medical student, she graduated with an MPhil in Musicology from King’s College Cambridge, … Read more

Margaret Murray-McLeod

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Margaret studied piano at the Royal Academy of Music, as well as clarinet, singing and composition, being awarded the Scott Huxley Prize for piano … Read more

Murray McLachlan KSJ

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Murray has made over 40 commercial recordings which have consistently received outstanding reviews, including ‘key recording’ and ‘rosette’ status in the Penguin Guide to … Read more

Nadia LassersonNadia Lasserson

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Nadia studied at the Royal Academy of Music, winning the Manns Memorial Prize. An experienced performer of concertos, lieder and chamber music, she also … Read more

Gill JohnstonGill Johnston

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Gillian studied the bassoon with Archie Camden at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and, after a period of freelance playing, concentrated on … Read more

Malcolm Green

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Malcolm studied at the Royal Academy of Music, where he won many prizes. He has 35 years experience of teaching individuals and groups with … Read more

Caroline DiffleyCaroline Diffley

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Caroline studied at the Royal College of Music and spent a term at the Academia Chigiana in Siena. Her first teaching post was at … Read more

Helen Deakin

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Helen gained a 1st class degree from the Royal Academy of Music (piano and clarinet, joint first study) and a PGCE from Durham University. … Read more

Liz ChildsLiz Childs

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Liz studied Flute with Gareth Morris and Piano with Graeme Humphrey at the RAM and has performed all over the world. Her varied life … Read more

Deborah BrittainDeborah Brittain

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Deborah became a Junior Exhibitioner at the RCM at the age of 11, before becoming a full time student, studying piano with David Parkhouse … Read more

Jeffrey Wynn Davies

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Having initially trained as a singer with Lyndon Vanderpump in Cambridge, and Ellis Keeler at the Royal Northern College of Music, Jeffrey Wynn Davies … Read more

Rosanna Whitfield

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A graduate of the Royal College of Music, Rosanna won a coveted Exhibition Award in her first year. As a freelance oboist she performed … Read more

Dr Mark Tanner

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Mark is a concert pianist, composer, and teacher, who has premièred, recorded and broadcast many works by prominent British composers and has published 16 … Read more

Margaret Smith

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Margaret studied piano with Dame Fanny Waterman, then the violin and piano at the Royal Academy of Music in London. Following this, she held … Read more

Lesley Shrigley JonesLesley Shrigley Jones

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Lesley is a ‘cellist, pianist and singer who combines performance with teaching. As an Associated Board Scholar she studied at the Royal Northern College … Read more

Roy Robinson

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Roy studied at the Royal College of Music as a joint first study viola player and pianist with Frederick Riddle and Angus Morrison. As … Read more

Kenneth RobertsKenneth Roberts

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Kenneth works as Musical Director for numerous companies at home and abroad. He has played and conducted at many prestigious venues including The Royal … Read more

Steven RobertsSteven Roberts

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Steven is Conductor and Music Director of Altrincham Choral Society, Chesterfield Philharmonic Choir, Honley Male Voice Choir and Sing & Discover.  He is a … Read more

John Powell

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Born in London and educated at Cambridge University, John Powell has spent much of his life in Manchester. He devotes his time to conducting, … Read more

David Patrick

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David was an organ pupil of Harold Darke at St. Michael’s, Cornhill, London, a piano pupil of Lina Collins (pupil of Paderewski) and Mathilde … Read more

Donal McCriskenDonal McCrisken

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Donal McCrisken is a Belfast-based musician with many years experience as a pianist, accompanist, conductor, examiner and adjudicator. He holds a BMus degree from … Read more

Sheila Kent

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Sheila graduated from the Northern School of Music just before it was renamed RNCM and also studied at the Universities of Manchester and Leeds. … Read more

Kenneth HytchKenneth Ian Hytch

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Ian has spent his life in music education, performance and adjudication. His experience embraces teaching from primary school to degree level, combined with extensive … Read more

Dorothy HowdenDorothy Howden

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Dorothy studied piano, voice and ‘cello at Royal Scottish Academy of Music, going on to Jordanhill College of Education. She spent 30 years as … Read more

Valerie HoppeValerie Hoppé MBE

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Valerie studied singing, piano and choral conducting at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, then became Director of Music at various secondary schools, … Read more

Elizabeth HayleyElizabeth Hayley

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Elizabeth trained at The Royal Academy of Music and has established a successful career as a Pianist, Jazz Pianist, Accompanist, Teacher, Vocal Coach, Musical … Read more

Richard HaslamRichard Haslam

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Richard studied at Sussex University for a degree in Education, specialising in Music and also at the Royal College of Music where he gained … Read more

Michael HancockMichael Hancock

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Michael is a distinguished musician with a career spanning over 40 years as a singer, pianist, conductor, teacher, adjudicator and examiner. He has adjudicated … Read more

Adrian GossAdrian Goss

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Tenor soloist, vocal coach, pianist, organist and choral director, Adrian studied at the Royal Academy of Music & the Guildhall. After an initial career … Read more

Eileen FieldEileen Field

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Soprano soloist, accompanist and choral director, Eileen studied at the Royal Academy of Music and is a teacher of singing and piano from beginners … Read more

Philip DewhurstPhilip Dewhurst

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Philip read music at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne under Professor Denis Matthews where he specialised in performance on the oboe. He completed a Post … Read more

Marilynne DaviesMarilynne Davies

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Marilynne’s experience embraces performance, education and conducting and she was until recently Head of the School of Performance at the College of Ripon and … Read more

Roger Crocker

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Roger studied at the Birmingham Conservatoire and played with the CBSO, Midland Youth Orchestra and as a soloist on BBC Radio while still at … Read more

Michael BallMichael Ball

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Michael studied at the Royal College of Music, principally with Herbert Howells and Bernard Roberts. In his final year he participated in masterclasses with … Read more