Sam Lloyd, a local Sandford resident and regular Talking Shop volunteer, is supporting Martha, his youngest daughter by promoting their first concert in Oxford at the Hollywell Music Room on April 11th at 19:30. The Aquilon Ensemble is an award-winning, young and dynamic wind quintet comprised of post-graduate students from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama. Martha, seen 2nd from left in the poster below, plays the flute and piccolo. Tickets are only £5 per person and are available from http://www.oxfordplayhouse.com or by contacting Sam on 07775647783 or chatting to him at the market.
As part of their courses at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, the Aquilon Ensemble are regularly coached by Joy Farrell, Phillipa Davies, Graham Sheen and Helen Simons. They have also taken part in a masterclass with Erik van Deurmen from the Conservatorium Van Amsterdam.