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Strings

Head of Strings: Louise Lansdown

Associate Head of Strings: Nicholas Stringfellow

First Study Administrator: strings@bcu.ac.uk


Bowed Strings

International Chair in Chamber Music
Oliver Wille

Head of Chamber Music
Announcement coming soon

Artist in Residence
Timothy Ridout

Chair in Violin 
Tamsin Waley-Cohen

Senior Violin Tutor
Nathaniel Vallois

Violin
Zoe Beyers
Jiafeng Chen
Pavel Fischer
Katherine Gittings
Sebastian Mueller
Caroline Pether
Susanne Stanzeleit
Jan Repko
Oliver Wille

Baroque Violin Consultant
Lucy Russell

Baroque Violin and Viola
Kate Fawcett

International Chair in Viola: Thomas Riebl

Viola
Louise Lansdown
Lucy Nolan
Rose Redgrave
Adam Römer
Gary Pomeroy

International Chair in Cello
Jian Wang

Cello
Catherine Ardagh-Walter
Ben Davies
Lionel Handy
Ulrich Heinen
Peggy Nolan
Jane Salmon
Matthew Sharp
Nicholas Stringfellow
Eduardo Vassallo
Julian Lloyd Webber
Jiaxin Lloyd Webber

Baroque Cello 
Imogen Seth-Smith

International Chair in Double Bass
Thomas Martin

Visiting International Chair in Double Bass
Giuseppe Ettorre

Double Bass
Thomas Martin
Anthony Alcock

Double Bass Orchestral Training
Julian Atkinson 

Associate Double Bass Tutor
Edward Francis-Smith


String Duo Coaches
Jonathan French
Dr Robert Markham
Charles Matthews

Chamber Music
Jonathan Martindale
Lucy Nolan
Peggy Nolan
Jane Salmon
Oliver Wille
Robin Ireland
Susanne Stanzeleit
Damián Rubido
Jeremy Watt

Junior Fellows
Gildas String Quartet

Associate Ensembles
Cassia Quartet 
Fitzroy Quartet
Quartet 

Ensemble-in-Residence
Heath Quartet
Schubert Ensemble

 

Plucked Strings

Principal Harp Tutor
Rita Schindler

International Chair in Harp
Catrin Finch

Harp Tutor
Ruth Faber
Eleanor Turner

Early Harp Tutor
Robin Ward

Jazz Harp Tutor
Amanda Whiting

International Guitar Chair
Xuefei Yang

Head of Classical Guitar
Mark Ashford

Classical Guitar Tutor
Mark Eden

Lute and Theorbo
Elizabeth Pallett

Electric Guitar and Bass
Fred T Baker


Recent Masterclasses and Workshops