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7.30 pm Wednesday 16 May 2018

Town Hall, King’s Lynn

Catriona McDermid, bassoon accompanied by Jonathan Musgrave, piano.

(supported by Countess of Munster Musical Trust)


NB recital preceded by the AGM at 7pm.


Catriona leads a varied and busy musical career as a modern and baroque bassoonist and keen educator. Recent highlights include solo recitals at Handel House, orchestral engagements with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and the release of a critically acclaimed CD ‘Revolting Rhymes and Marvellous Music’ with her chamber group Magnard Ensemble. She received first-class degrees for both her undergraduate degree at Oxford and Masters degree at the Royal College of Music. Catriona has performed with ensembles such as BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra and Florilegium.


Jonathan Musgrave studied at the Royal College of Music as an undergraduate, postgraduate and Junior Fellow gaining a first class honours degree and a Master of Music with distinction. As an accompanist he has worked with instruments and voices of every kind. He is in demand as a repetiteur, working with Fulham Opera, Surrey Opera and Euphonia. He has performed at music festivals in Cambridge, King’s Lynn and Stratford-upon-Avon. He has given world premieres of composers which include Tim Watts .