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Woodwind (f) 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

John Grant

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Following a long and successful career as a professional flautist and teacher, during which he held positions in The Hallé Orchestra, Scottish Opera, The … 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

Karen Anderson

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Karen studied clarinet with Lewis Morrison and John Cushing at the RSAMD, winning the Glasgow Society of Musicians Prize for Woodwind in 1990. She … 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

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

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

Anne Martin

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Now based In Edinburgh, Anne taught music and the recorder in the Guildford area for over 30 years. As well as adjudicating, she also … 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

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

Anthony Ovenell

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Anthony Ovenell is a professional flautist, teacher and examiner. He was for many years Assistant Principal Flute with the RLPO and was a member … Read more

Anne Hodgson

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Anne Hodgson was a Junior Exhibitioner at the RCM and went on to study at TCM with Ann Cherry and GSMD with Averill Williams. … Read more

Christine HankinChristine Hankin

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Christine Hankin studied the flute at the Guildhall School of Music. She now has a successful and varied career and is currently a member … Read more

Rachel Gregory

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Rachel Gregory studied recorder and viol with Carl Dolmetsch and harpsichord with Ruth Dyson. She is on the visiting panel of conductors of the … 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

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

Sally LaneSally Lane

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Sally studied at the Royal College with Edward Walker (Flute) and John Dyer (Viola). Her first professional experience was in orchestras, freelancing in London … 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

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

Luan Shaw

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Luan has been an adjudicator member of the British and International Federation of Festivals since 2001 (woodwind and generalist). An alumna of Birmingham Conservatoire (1990-1994) … Read more

Ivan ScottIvan Scott

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Ivan’s training included guitar performing under Oliver Hunt, Professor of Guitar at the London College of Music and master-classes in Spain with Emilio Pujol, … 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

Paul Harris

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Paul studied at the Royal Academy of Music and University of London. He is a performer, composer, writer, examiner, lecturer and workshop leader and … 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

Alan FernieAlan Fernie

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From the age of 13, Alan learned to play trombone at school and with the local brass band, going on to study music in … 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

Daniel ChandlerDaniel Chandler

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Daniel received his early musical education on the Fylde Coast in Lancashire. After studying in Manchester, he was awarded a place at the Royal … 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

Keith AllenKeith Allen

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Keith was awarded a scholarship to the Royal College of Music, going on to take post-graduate studies at Birmingham, Kingston and Thames Valley Universities. … 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

Colin Touchin

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Colin studied clarinet with Graham Turner (Hallé) and recorder with Ferdinand Conrad, Konrad Huenteler and Dennis Bamforth; now a freelance conductor/composer and Guest Conductor … 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

Stanley RoocroftStanley Roocroft MBE

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Stanley has been the Musical Director of the Wensleydale Chorus for all of its 28 years. He also conducts the Aysgarth Singers and is … 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

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

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

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

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

Stewart Fyffe

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Stewart trained in Singing and Voice Production at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music where he also studied Piano and Trombone. Following many years teaching … 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

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