Ailsa Aitkenhead – Accompanist

Ailsa Aitkenhead has a music degree from Edinburgh University and a Masters in piano accompaniment from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland.

She has worked with many singers, instrumentalists and choirs, including ‘Les Sirenes’, a female voice choir which won the BBC Choir of the Year award, and John Cushing, a clarinettist and soloist with the RSNO.

At the Conservatoire, she studied with Scott Mitchell, and her recordings include Elgar’s ‘Sea Pictures,’ with mezzo-soprano Kamilla Dunstan.

She has performed as an accompanist in venues such as the Glasgow Royal Concert Hall, Clyde Auditorium and Queen’s Hall in Edinburgh.


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