… just some of the orchestras who have booked Morgensterns clients during the past year.
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Katherine Lacy (Clarinet, Clarinet Bass, Clarinet Eflat) Profile

Also: Basset Horn 

Orchestral bookings (since October 2012)

  • Orchestras: Academy of St Martin In The Fields, BBC Symphony Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, Halle Orchestra, London Concert Orchestra, London Symphony Orchestra, Philharmonia Orchestra, Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.
  • Orchestras (Opera/Ballet): Royal Opera House Orchestra.
  • Chamber Orchestras: Aurora Orchestra, City of London Sinfonia, London Chamber Orchestra, London Sinfonietta, Northern Chamber Orchestra, Royal Northern Sinfonia.
  • Chamber Groups: Birmingham Contemporary Music Group, Ensemble 360.
  • Sessions: Cool Music Ltd, Hilary Skewes, John Wilson Orchestra.
  • Education Work: BBC Symphony Orchestra Education, London Symphony Orchestra Education / Discovery.

Katherine's orchestral work also includes

Royal Scottish National Orchestra, Halle, BBC Philharmonic, BBC National Orchestra of Wales.

Katherine Lacy is Principal Clarinet with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra after holding the post of Principal Bass Clarinet with the BBC Symphony Orchestra. Before that she spent eight years as Principal Bass Clarinet with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra. Katherine also works regularly with other orchestras and recent freelance work includes playing bass clarinet with the John Wilson Orchestra, LSO and Aurora, as well as playing principal basset horn with the Academy of St Martins in the Field and guest principal clarinet with the RLPO, CBSO and at Covent Garden.

Solo & Chamber
Whilst in the RLPO, Katherine gave performances of Weber Concertino and Finzi Five Bagatelles (string orchestra version) with the orchestra in 2008 and in 2010, performed the world premiere of "Spinning and Weaving" for solo bass clarinet and ensemble by Ian Gardiner with the RLPO's Ensemble 10/10 at the Wigmore Hall. Whilst a student at the Royal Academy of Music Katherine performed the Mozart Concerto with the RAM Sinfonia at the Academy and in Paris and also gave the world premier of "Veni Creator Spiritus" (a bass clarinet and flute duet) by Peter Maxwell Davis with the late Sebastian Bell.

She has also given many concerto performances in her home town Wrexham with the Wrexham Symphony Orchestra, Opus One Chamber Orchestra and the Cambrian Philharmonic, as well as with the youth orchestra of Wrexham's twin district in Germany - Maerkischer Kreis. Katherine played in many chamber groups during her time in Liverpool and these days enjoys playing bass clarinet with Ensemble 360, as well as taking part in the RPO's "Preludes" chamber music series at Cadogan Hall.

Katherine is looking forward to performing the Mozart Clarinet Concerto four times with the RPO throughout 2017.

EDUCATION

Graduate studies

Royal Academy of Music, Postgraduate (2003-2004), Bmus Hons Class 1 (1999 - July 2003).

Schools attended

St David's Comprehensive School, Wrexham (1992 - 1997) and Chetham's School of Music, Manchester (Sixth Form, 1997 - 1999).

Prizes and Awards

  • In 2015 Katherine was awarded a Fellowship of the Royal Academy of Music
  • RAM's Geoffrey Hawkes Clarinet Prize winner (2000)
  • Chetham's Dennis Midwood Woodwind Prize winner (1999)

Teachers

Nicholas Rodwell, Angela Malsbury, Mark van de Wiel, Tim Lines, Richard Addison, Barry Gregson, Jim Muirhead.

Katherine joined Morgensterns in July 2003

Katherine's web profile was last updated 18th Oct 2017

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Katherine Lacy (Clarinet, Clarinet Bass, Clarinet Eflat) Profile

Also: Basset Horn 

Education/Outreach experience

Katherine has worked for the BBC Symphony Orchestra education department. During her time with the Royal Liverpool Philharmonic Orchestra, Katherine also worked extensively on varioius projects with their education team.

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Katherine Lacy (Clarinet, Clarinet Bass, Clarinet Eflat) Profile

Also: Basset Horn 

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If you require musicians for a concert, recital or to enhance an event,
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