Academy at home

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James Burke, Principal Clarinet, and his wife, cellist Katie Burke, perform Danny Boy from their terrace.

Neighbours Julie Price, Principal Bassoon, and Will Schofield, Associate Principal Cello, perform the first movement of Mozart’s Sonata for Bassoon and Cello in B flat major.


Jeremy Morris, Violin, and his wife, cellist Jane Oliver, perform tango song Por Una Cabeza for their neighbours.


Violinist Catherine Morgan performing the opening of Vaughan Williams’ The Lark Ascending.


Tom Lessels, Sub-Principal Clarinet, performs his own arrangement of chiptune track Working for the Pea Fox by Gameshow Outpatient.


Get to know members of the Academy in this quick-fire interview series.

Sarah Newbold, Sub-Principal Flute:

Jeremy Morris, Violin:

Will Schofield, Associate Principal Cello:

Rachel Ingleton, Sub-Principal Oboe:

James Burke, Principal Clarinet: