Training: Junior Dept. of the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (winner of the Gilbert Innes Prize for Woodwind); Royal College of Music, London (holder of Exhibition Scholarship and winner of the Bernard Walton Prize for Orchestral Clarinet Playing).
Orchestras: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra (including concerto and CD recording credits on bass clarinet), Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Scottish Opera, Scottish Ballet, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Northern Sinfonia, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic, Ulster Orchestra, RTE Symphony, Royal Philharmonic, Grit Orchestra.
Chamber Ensembles: Hebrides Ensemble, One Voice, Red Note Ensemble, Daniel’s Beard, Matilda Brown Ensemble, Yiddish Song Project, Turning the Elements.
Solo & Duo performances: recitals at the Universities of Edinburgh, Glasgow, Aberdeen, Strathclyde, Newcastle, the Music Clubs of Arran, Campbeltown, Ayr, Aden Park, Dundee, Music Centeral. Festivals: StAnza Poetry Festival, Fringe by the Sea, Sound, Book Week Scotland, Edinburgh Fringe, Dublin Music Night. Contemporary recitals at The Night With….Concertos with Aberdeen Chamber Orchestra and the Orchestra of St Johns, Smith Square. Former member of the Live Music Now scheme. In August 2019, selected to perform in Made In Scotland, an Edinburgh Fringe showcase curated by Creative Scotland.
Teaching and Examining: Aberdeen City Music School, St. George’s School for Girls (Edinburgh), The Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama (now Royal Conservatoire of Scotland), Napier University, The University of Glasgow.
Member of the invited panel of judges for the 2019 New Music Scotland Awards.