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Trunch Concerts - Music in a historic Norfolk Church
Concert in October 2013

SATURDAY,  26th October  at  7.30 pm

ALISON BURY
VIOLIN SOLOIST / DIRECTOR,THE ORCHESTRA OF THE AGE OF ENLIGHTENMENT

Alison Bury
(Picture credit Lesley Aggar)

Biography Alison Bury

Alison Bury has played with most of London’s leading period instrument orchestras. She trained at the Royal College of Music, furthering her studies at the Salzburg Mozarteum with Sandor Vegh and Nikolaus Harnoncourt. During this time she worked with Concentus Musicus Wien.
She is a founder member and regular leader of the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and has appeared with them frequently as a soloist. In 2011 she directed a prgramme of Handel Concerti Grossi  with OAE at the Queen Elizabeth Hall on London’s South Bank and at the Handel Festival in Halle, Germany.
For over twenty years she led the English Baroque Soloists, performing all over the world and recording much of the baroque and classical repertoire including Mozart operas. As a participant in Sir John Eliot Gardiner’s Bach Cantata Pilgrimage in 2000 she recorded many of the violin obbligati in those works .
She has played as guest leader with the Mahler Chamber Orchestra and the Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra.
Since 2009 she has been director of the BREMF Players, performing every year at the Brighton Early Music Festival, with music ranging from Vivaldi’s Four Seasons to Haydn symphonies. She is also leader and co-director of the Sussex based Baroque Collective.
She regularly performs in concerts of chamber music with colleagues from the OAE and has given recitals with harpsichordists Maggie Cole, Nicholas Parle and Malcolm Proud.        


www.northnorfolk.org/arts    www.orchestraslive.org.uk         www.oea.co.uk