Rosie Banks

A versatile cellist, Rosie combines orchestral work with solo and chamber music recitals and teaching. She has worked extensively in the UK and internationally with orchestras such as the London Philharmonic Orchestra, Academy of St Martin in the Fields, Britten Sinfonia and the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

Recently she collaborated with Oxford chamber choir Commotio to give the world premiere of Richard Allain’s Night for cello and choir and recorded a disc of music on the Herald label for the same forces. (Night HAVPCD 340) The disk was greeted with critical acclaim and tracks from the album have since been played on Radio 3 and Classic FM. Since then, Rosie has made her Wigmore Hall debut with the chamber group Radius.

Rosie been teaching in schools and privately since 2001 and enjoys helping cellists of all ages and abilities to enjoy music making.