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Flute and Saxophone Specialist
Adam studied flute at the University of Surrey with Anna Noakes, Ian Clarke and Jenny Welch, and was awarded a First in his final recital. He is our marketing manager and website designer, and while he still occasionally plays flute and piccolo in charity gigs, he would now describe himself as a 'lapsed' player! Adam is also proficient on saxophone.
Bethany is a recent music graduate from the University of Nottingham, where she studied flute under Dana Morgan for three years. After showing an interest in music at the age of five, when given a fife instead of a recorder in school music classes, Bethany later began orchestral performance with the National Children's Orchestra of Great Britain. She has since had the opportunity for solo concerto performances with the Lydian Orchestra. Bethany is also a competent pianist, as well as her primary instruments of flute and piccolo.
Double Reed Specialist
A graduate of the Royal Academy of Music, Ashley is an active chamber musician regularly performing in groups throughout the UK and abroad. His wind quintet, the Atéa Wind Quintet, are double prize winners at the Carl Nielsen International Chamber Music Competition, Kirckman Concert Society Artists and Tunnel Trust award winners.
A keen teacher and coach, Ashley regularly leads chamber music classes and masterclasses at the Birmingham Conservatoire where the Atéa Wind Quintet are Associate Ensemble in Residence. He also teaches bassoon at Whitgift School Croydon.
Single Reed Specialist
Sabina is a saxophonist based in London and the South East. After training at the University of Huddersfield and Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance, she is competent in many styles, and plays in a variety of wind bands, big bands, as well as quartets. As a performer, she enjoys a wide range of music, achieving success as a concerto soloist playing with a full wind orchestra, whilst her solo projects have ranged from transcribed classical works, to modern saxophone works from the last decade.