Ruta Labutyte

Rūta Labutyte, Violin

Lithuanian-born violinist Rūta’s musical education began in Stafford where she had her first music lessons and played with the Staffordshire Youth Orchestra. She now enjoys a busy career as a performer and teacher across the UK and Europe. Recently, she completed her Erasmus exchange at the University of Music and Performing arts in Vienna, where […]

Robert Thompson

Robert Thompson, Piano

The Sinfonia is looking forward to welcoming back Robert Thompson, who has played several Mozart piano concertos with us over the years. Robert will be playing Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 19, K.459 at our Summer Serenade at St Mary’s Church, Stafford on 22nd June 2019. A consummate musician, Robert is equally at home as soloist […]

Christopher Green

Christopher Green, Piccolo

Christopher was born and raised in Ipswich, Suffolk. Having started the flute rather late at the age of 16, achieving Grade 8 Distinction at 17, he went on to study at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama and the Royal Academy of Music. During his time at RWCMD, Christopher studied with Sarah Newbold, […]

Jacob Perry

Jacob Perry, Clarinet

Cornish born clarinettist Jacob Perry began playing the clarinet at the age of eight. Through the Cornwall Music Service Trust, Jacob quickly began to show promise on the instrument and began to rise through the ranks of the Youth Orchestra system. At 14 Jacob began studying with the freelance clarinettist David White, under whose tutelage […]

Ken Min Chyh Lim

Ken Min Chyh Lim, Piano

In his final year of study at the Birmingham Conservatoire during 2016, Ken Min Chyh Lim was 2nd prize winner of the Birmingham Philharmonic Orchestra Concerto Prize in 2015 and 1st prize winner of the Delia Hall Accompaniment Prize in 2016. He took up piano lessons at the age of 6 and obtained the LTCL […]