classical flute & guitar duo
Lucy and Maria are a London-based flute and guitar duo, they met whilst both studying for Masters Degrees at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and have since worked together in a number of projects.
Lucy holds an Mperf (with distinction) from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, and previously studied at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama with Richard Blake, where she was awarded BMus(hons).
At GSMD Lucy studied flute with Sarah Newbold, Ian Clarke, Philippa Davies and Sharon Williams (piccolo). Whilst at college Lucy took part in sit-ins with the London Symphony Orchestra and the Philharmonia Orchestra, and also took part in GSMD side-by-side projects with the BBC Symphony Orchestra.
Maria completed her Undergraduate Studies in Classical Performance at ESMUC (Barcelona) in 2006, and finished her Master’s Degree with distinction at the Guildhall School of
Music and Drama.
Maria was granted the Guildhall Artists Fellowship for 2010/2011 and 2011/2012. As a performer, Maria is particularly interested in the field of chamber music. Between them, Maria and Lucy have performed in venues including St Luke’s, Barbican, Wigmore Hall, St John’s Smith Square, Cadogan Hall and St Martin in the Fields, among others.