Kathryn Ashwell: Assistant Head of Instrumental and Vocal Studies

Kathryn has led an active career as a chamber musician, accompanist and piano teacher at institutions including The University of Manchester, Junior Royal Northern College of Music and Junior Guildhall School of Music and Drama. She joined the Music department in 2011 and, alongside her piano teaching, loves being involved in the chamber music programme and working with the students towards their performances in the huge variety of concerts on offer. She can also occasionally be seen moonlighting as a violinist in the big orchestral concerts!