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 .