Visiting Tutor - Recorder
Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
The Music Faculty
King Charles Court
Old Royal Naval College
Tel: +44 (0)20 8305 4444
Ian Wilson is a member of The Burney Players and plays with The Flautadors, a recorder quartet particularly active in the commissioning of exciting new works for recorder from young British composers. He has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in many prestigious venues in the UK such as the Wigmore Hall, the Purcell Room and Barbican Hall in London and has played in several international festivals in Europe including the Innsbruck Early Music Festival and the Ancient Nesvizh Festival, Belarus.
Qualifications/ Eduational Background
Ian Wilson studied recorders and clarinet at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama where he won the woodwind prize twice (once on each instrument) and gained the Principal's Prize upon graduation. Other prizes include the Skene Award, a LASMO Staffa Music Award and the 2002 Van Wassenaer Competition's Musica Antica Prize for best individual musician.
In addition to Trinity College of Music, Ian teaches at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama, Eton College and the Campion School in Essex.
Ian is featured as a solo artist on the recording of the complete works for recorder by Edmund Rubbra and Benjamin Britten released on the Dutton Digital label.