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Mr Matthew Thompson
Mr Matthew Thompson

Biography

Born in London, Matthew grew up in Lincolnshire where he began to study the piano, trumpet and drum kit. Matthew’s studies with the cello began at the age of 13 and within 5 years of playing was awarded national prizes by the ABRSM for his high scores before being accepted into the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire in 2018. Having previously studied with Barbara Grunthal and Ulrich Heinen, Matthew now studies with Ben Davies. Matthew has received coaching from professional cellists including Heather Bills, Robert Max, Gillian Thoday and Jian Wang. Outside of the Conservatoire, Matthew has played with a number of ensembles such as the BBC Ariel Orchestra, the London Shostakovich Orchestra and the London Musical Theatre Orchestra. Matthew has a strong passion for teaching and is enjoying his work with the ARCO project, which is an organisation aimed at delivering Skype based lessons to children on South Africa.
Matthew is an ambassador for the Benedetti Foundation.

Contact Matthew

Address: 19 Herbert road, Birmingham B100Qt
Midlands (West)
B10 0QT
Phone: 07516205481
Mobile: 07516205481
Fee (30 minutes): £15.00
Fee (60 minutes): £25.00

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