Knutsford Youth Orchestra gives all children in Knutsford and the surrounding areas a chance to play music together and be coached by professional musicians. The music is arranged specifically for the instrument and ability of each player. Music covered comes from all centuries and musical styles. Children have the chance to perform in regular concerts throughout the year.
James has been living and teaching in the local area for many years, mainly as a head of music but also as an instrumental teacher. He writes, composes, and arranges music and is Musical Director of shows, plays and choral societies. Kath studied at the Royal Northern College of Music and is a woodwind and piano teacher at many local schools. She is passionate about making music accessible for all children and giving every child the chance to get involved with music. She also works for the Love Music Trust teaching whole class music lessons.
Hannah studied music at the University of Newcastle upon Tyne. She teaches privately and at a prep school. Her main interests lie in flute and piccolo playing and she regularly performs in the north west.