Education work

photo 4Zoë is much in demand for all kinds of musical educational projects, including work with instrumentalists, composers, dancers and performers in a wide variety of settings.

(Left) In rehearsal for a concert with students from Saigon Chamber Music at the Opera House, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam, October 2014.


Artistic Director, Saigon Chamber Music Festival, Vietnam. See Z Blog for more info

Summer 2014 Saigon Chamber Musicians (right)
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Performance seminars and workshops with composers including: –  Birmingham Conservatoire, Cambridge, Oxford, Nottingham University, Royal Academy of Music, London College of Media and Technology, Purcell School of Music, Surrey University, Sankte Anna music school in Copenhagen, Danish Royal Academy of music, Trinity Laban College of music, Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

Director Harstad Strings course in arctic Norway; workshops in Luque, Andalucia, leading community performance of Terry Riley’s “In C”.

Workshop with composers and choreographers at Rambert, part of RPS “Notes, steps, timelines, collaborations” project.

Masterclasses, workshops and performances at Pro Corda chamber music and cello courses.

photo 2Ongoing relationship with Aldeburgh Music and the Britten-Pears Young Artists programme working with emerging composers, instrumentalists and new technology during residencies New Music New Media, Faster than Sound, Contemporary Composition and Performance and Jerwood Opera workshops.

Coaching the cello section and leading Inspire outreach projects for the National Youth Orchestra

Regular projects with London Sinfonietta, including KX Collective and coaching Royal Academy of Music students on new repertoire.

Dartington Summer School – part of teaching faculty for contemporary music courses, cello masterclasses, composer workshops, performances since 1991.

Chamber music concerts at HM Albany Prison, arranging and performing poems by prisoners.

Award competition panel member including Young Musician of the Gulf (Bahrain), BBC Young Musician,  Royal Philharmonic Society Awards,LSO Sound Hub, Help Musicians “Emerging Excellence” Award,  Sound and Music composition awards, Young Nordic Music Festival composition awards.

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Workshop with composers and choreographers at Rambert.