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Lesley Holliday, Rachel Gray &
Peter Harrison

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 24117   Haydn and Stamitz: Flute duos & trios

 

Lesley Holliday, Peter Harrison and Rachel Gray have been making music together for many years. Peter and Rachel are members of Concert Royal , one of the UK’s longest established early music groups and Lesley has appeared as a guest artist with the ensemble on numerous occasions. Peter studied at the Guildhall and Birmingham Schools of Music and in the late sixties was one of the first professional performers to specialise in historic instruments, founding Concert Royal in 1974. With the ensemble Rachel and Peter have given hundreds of recitals in every corner of the UK, in Europe, the USA and for the British Council in South America. Rachel studied at York University and holds an MA in music performance. She is a member of the Yorkshire Baroque Soloists and leads the music at St Michael-le-Belfry Church in York. Lesley Holliday studied at Huddersfield University, York University and the Royal College of Music. She regularly performs with leading period ensembles in the UK and is a founder member of the award winning Galeazzi Ensemble. Lesley’s acclaimed CD of classical flute quartets with this ensemble was recorded for London Independent Records.

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