Alexandria Grant - Violin
After receiving a Diploma in Violin from ABRSM whilst still at school, Alexandria has gone on to be leader of many orchestras including the Grampian Youth Orchestra and the Scottish Opera Connect Orchestra, where she performed the premier of Anamchara by renowned composer Pippa Murphy. Alexandria regularly performs with the Aberdeen Sinfonietta and the Aberdeen Chamber Orchestra, of which she is also a committee member.
Laurie Rominger - Viola
Laurie holds a Doctorate of Musical Arts in viola performance from Louisiana State University. She has performed around the globe in orchestras, chamber ensembles, and solo recitals. She is especially passionate about string chamber music, and performs duo and quartet repertoire regularly in both Scotland and North Carolina. Currently, Laurie is based in Aberdeen, where she works as Senior Musician with Big Noise Torry and teaches viola at the University of Aberdeen.
Gareth John - Cello
Gareth regularly appears in recital and as concerto soloist, and has recorded for BBC Radio 3. Having graduated from the Guildhall School of Music & Drama with Distinction in Performance, Gareth later studied conducting and, among others, has conducted with the National Youth Orchestras of Scotland, the North Wales Youth Orchestra, Aberdeen Sinfonietta and a TV special for S4C with Hayley Westenra. He is conductor of Aberdeen Chamber Orchestra with whom he conducted a memorable Beethoven’s Choral Symphony in Aberdeen's Music Hall in 2015.