Performing alongside Symone
Summer Music in City Churches festival performance
Pre-concert break outside
October Gallery

Fiona Brice String Quartet no 1 album launch

Peter Mallinson on viola

As well as being member of the BBC Symphony Orchestra Peter has played with many period ensembles including the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment, the Hanover Band, Arcangelo, and Music for Awhile. As a soloist Peter has given the UK première performance of Sally Beamish’s That Recent Earth for unaccompanied viola, and the world première of Robin Holloway’s Suite en Saga for solo viola - a work he later performed at the Ravenna Music Festival in its original incidental music form.

Open Chamber concert series
Anna de Bruin

Anna has worked worldwide with many ensembles. In recent seasons she has been invited to guest lead the London Contemporary Orchestra Ensemble at the QEH, has appeared as guest violinist with the RIOT Ensemble and was invited to perform as a soloist at Musikprotocoll Festival 2021. Anna has led OSJ's chamber ensemble and has joined London Concertante as a soloist. She is a member of the London Mozart Players and recently was awarded a Distinction for an MA in Experimental Composition

Summer 2020

Our stage for the summer at The Drawing Room in Chesham

Julia Graham

Julia’s musical life has always been very eclectic, with her early working years seeing her appointed to posts at English National Opera followed by the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Since then Julia has been in many West End bands, including Miss Saigon at The Prince Edward Theatre and has had an active chamber music life with performances at both The Wigmore Hall and Purcell Room. She was Matthew Bourne’s principal cellist for Swan Lake and for the company's recent production Red Shoes in London

Concert series Little Missenden

Taking a bow

Thea Spiers

Thea studied at the Royal Northern College of Music leading both Symphony and chamber orchestras and gaining a 1st class honours degree. She has played in Manchester with orchestras including Manchester Camerata and Royal Northern Sinfonia. Since moving to London, she plays with the capitals major orchestras including BBCSO and the Philharmonia. Her diversity has seen her journeying through both jazz and folk worlds where she has collaborated on many interesting projects.

Rehearsing

Our inaugural concert in 2017

Taking a bow with Matt Collins

We played Matts piece 'Machine' for string quartet in our Open Chamber concert recently. It's a beautiful, stretched out, elastic shapeshifter of a piece. A joy to play.

Recording our online Christmas concert
Playing Brahms under the medieval wall paintings

St John the Baptist church in Little Missenden