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Chamber music in the heart of the Pennines.

Adam Walker, Amy Harman and James Baillieu

Friday 9th February 2018, 7.30pm

Adam Walker, Amy Harman and James Baillieu

Amy Harman bassoon
Adam Walker flute
James Baillieu piano

Beethoven Trio in G major WoO 37
Debussy Syrinx
Poulenc Flute Sonata
Dutilleux Sarabande et Cortege for bassoon and piano
Weber Trio in G minor

In 2009, at the age of 21, Adam Walker was appointed prinipal flute of the London Symphony Orchestra and has since performed as soloist with the Vienna Chamber Orchestra in the Konzerthaus, the Solistes Européens Luxembourg, the BBC Scottish, the Royal Philharmonic and the Academy of St. Martin's in the Fields.

Amy Harman was principal bassoon with the Philharmonia Orchestra and now holds the same position with English National Opera and the Aurora Orchestra.

James Baillieu has been prize winner in the Wigmore Hall Song Competition, the Kathleen Ferrier and Richard Tauber Competitions and the Das Lied International Song Competition. He has collaborated with many instrumentalists and singers, including Ian Bostridge and Dame Kiri Te Kanawa and has performed throughout the UK and Europe. He is Professor of piano accompaniment at the RAM.

Adam Walker's website
Amy Harman at YCAT
James Baillieu's website