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St Nicholas Church Spring Concert

May 15 @ 3:00 pm BST

Join this special spring recital by Ruth Harrison (flute) & Kumi Matsuo (piano).

Ruth Harrison (Flute)

Originally from Bristol, flautist Ruth Harrison enjoys a varied portfolio of solo, chamber and orchestral performances. Currently on the Artist Diploma course at the Royal College of Music, she has previously graduated with distinction from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama’s Undergraduate and the RCM’s Masters programme. Generously supported by the Charlotte Fraser Foundation, Ruth studies Flute with Emer McDonough, Sue Thomas and Piccolo with Stewart McIlwham and Kathleen Thomas.

Ruth’s solo highlights have included performing Henri Dutilleux’s Sonatine for BBC Radio 3 at Milton Court, giving recitals at St George’s Brandon Hill, Drapers Hall and appearing with the Blaze Ensemble as soloist in Mozart’s second Flute Concerto. In London she freelances with the Orchestra of the Royal Opera House, The Orpheus Sinfonia and has recently been invited to trial with The Philharmonia Orchestra for Principal Piccolo. Ruth has also appeared with the Symphony Orchestra of India, the Britten Pears Orchestra and trained side-by-side on the BBC Symphony Orchestra 2019/20 Pathways Scheme.

Kumi Matsuo (Piano)

Kumi Matsuo is a versatile solo pianist, chamber musician and accompanist. She has won numerous competitions including First Prize in the 6th Isidor Bajic Memorial Piano Competition in Serbia and First Prize in the 5th Louisiana International Piano Competition, USA. She is now on the staff at RCM, working as Duo Coach to the String Faculty, as well as accompanying other
instruments.

As soloist and chamber musician Kumi has played extensively in the UK, and in the USA, France, Italy, Holland, Poland, Romania, UAE, India, Korea and Japan. She made her New York debut at Carnegie Hall Weill Recital Hall and gave an extended concerto and recital tour in Louisiana.

Profits to the St Nicholas Development Fund for the stonework restoration

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Details

Date:
May 15
Time:
3:00 pm BST
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Venue

St Nicholas Church
The Vicarage
Chiswick Mall, W4 2PJ United Kingdom
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Details

Date:
May 15
Time:
3:00 pm BST
Event Categories:
, ,

Venue

St Nicholas Church
The Vicarage
Chiswick Mall, W4 2PJ United Kingdom
+ Google Map