As well as being selected to take part in the Royal College of Music’s ‘Rising Stars’ concert series at Cadogan Hall for the last three years Amy successfully auditioned in 2011 for the London Sinfonietta Academy and in 2012 won the Melber Saxophone Competition.
Enjoying a diverse range of musical activities, Amy has performed at venues including the Royal Albert Hall’s Elgar Room, London’s Southbank Centre, St James’s Piccadilly and the V&A museum. She performed in the 2012 BBC Proms with the London Sinfonietta, as well as in the 2011 and 2012 BBC Proms Plus series on BBC Radio 3.
In 2013 Amy performed Lee Actor’s Concerto for Alto Saxophone and Orchestra at the Derngate Theatre, Northampton, and worked on a collaboration with the English National Ballet recording music for their ‘Choreographics – A letter to…’ concerts. She has also performed with the contemporary music group, The Riot Ensemble, at The Forge, Camden.
Amy studied at the Royal College of Music with Kyle Horch, graduating with first class honours in July 2012. She is currently studying for a Master of Performance at the RCM, including a term at the Conservatoire National Supérieur de Musique et de Danse de Paris with Claude Delangle.
Amy is a Lord Winston Scholar supported by an Ian Evans Lombe Award, a Boise Foundation Scholar 2013 and is also very grateful for generous support from the Musicians Benevolent Fund Postgraduate Performance Award, the Countess of Munster Musical Trust, the Philharmonia Orchestra/Martin Musical Scholarship Fund and Beech Jones solicitors.