2016 RPS Instrument Purchase Grant recipient
Having started playing the flute in primary school, Chloe began teaching herself saxophone in September 2012 upon being given an old instrument. She started having lessons a year later, and joined the school saxophone group and big band before gaining a place to study at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in 2015. Since starting at the College, Chloe has enjoyed many opportunities to play a variety of saxophones, and has began to explore the wide range of both solo and ensemble repertoire available.
José Antonio Abreu, founder of the revolutionary Venezeulan ' El Sistema' which educates the poorest children in musical schools around the country: awarded RPS Honorary Membership in 2008.
DID YOU KNOW?
An early Philharmonic superstar was the virtuoso double bassist Domenico Dragonetti. He brought his dog Carlo to performances, and commanded higher fees than almost any other player.