Tutors for the 2018 course will be:

Lucy Melvin
Director of Chamber Players. Violin teacher, specialising in chamber music coaching and performance.

Hartmut Ometzberger 
Violinist and chamber musician, living and teaching in Vienna.
Director of ChamberMusicWeeks, Vienna

Mary Martin
Teacher at Alleyn’s School, Dulwich. Violinist with Birmingham Royal Ballet
Creative Workshop Leader and Outreach Mentor at Royal College of Music

Oakki Lau
Head of Strings at Hill House School.
Violin / viola teacher at Westminster Under School.

Braimah Kanneh-Mason
Royal Academy of Music Scholar. Member of the Kanneh-Mason piano trio
Tours with Clean Bandit

Lydia Shilling
London Duo. Cello teacher for Wandsworth Schools

Hannah Sloane
Cellist with the Eusebius Quartet, teacher at Alleyns School, Dulwich Prep and Junior Royal Academy






Previous tutors include:


Mark Messenger
Head of Strings at Royal College of Music.

Alexandra Makenzie
Cello teacher at Junior Royal Academy of Music.

Nicola Loud
Young Musician of the Year winner in 1990,
Associate of the Royal Academy of Music.

Emma Blanco
Violin teacher at Westminster Cathedral Choir School and Junior Guildhall. Mestizo Duo

Tony Woollard
Cello teacher at Junior Royal Academy of Music.

Joely Koos
City of London Sinfonia. Cello teacher at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.

Gabby Painter
Violin teacher at Junior Guildhall School of Music and Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

Hester Chapman
Cello teacher at Alleyns School, Blackheath High School and Queens College London

Anna Starkey
Runs her own private teaching studio. Previously worked in New York as a violin dealer.

Samuel Burstin
Viola player with Philharmonia Orchestra
and conductor of Paradisal Players

Anya Birchall
Violin teacher at Greycoats School

Sheida Davis
Director of Cellos Rock.

Ben Rogerson
BBCCO, London Mozart Players, London Cellophonics, Cello teacher at Tonbridge School

Jeremy Young
Senior Piano tutor at Royal Northern College of Music, and Cheethams International Piano Course.

Andrew Bernardi
Violin teacher at Junior Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.
Director of Bernardi Music Group.

Sarah Pickering
Chamber music coach and piano tutor at Junior Royal Academy of Music