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Joely Koos

Professorial Staff - Cello


Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance
Faculty of Music
King Charles Court
Old Royal Naval College
SE10 9JF

Tel: +44 (0)20 8305 4444


Area of Work

Strings Department
Joely Koos


Joely Koos leads an active freelance musical life alongside her teaching, in orchestral, solo and chamber work. She is a member of the City of London Sinfonia and regularly plays with the London Chamber Orchestra, London Sinfonietta and Academy of St. Martin in the Fields. She has been invited as guest principal for various major orchestras including the BBC Scottish Symphony, the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic and the BBC Concert Orchestra. Joely was educated at Chethams School of Music and won scholarships to the University of Cambridge and then the Royal Academy of Music. During this time she studied with William Pleeth, Liza Wilson, Christopher Bunting and David Strange.

Qualifications/Educational Background

University of Cambridge
Royal Academy of Music


1994 prizewinner in the EMI Jaqueline du Pré cello and piano duo competition