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Cressida Wislocki (Viola, Viola Electric) Profile

Cressida's Orchestral bookings include …

  • Orchestras: BBC Philharmonic Orchestra, City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, London Concert Orchestra, Urban Soul Orchestra.
  • Orchestras (Opera/Ballet): English National Ballet.
  • Orchestras (Baroque/Classical): St John's Chamber Orchestra.
  • Chamber Orchestras: Cavendish Ensemble, City of London Sinfonia, London Concertante, London Musical Arts Orchestra (LMA Orchestra), Orchestra Nova, Reigate & Redhill Choral Society, Thames Chamber Orchestra.
  • Education Work: City of London Sinfonia Education.

other items of interest …

Recording & TV work:

  • BBC Radio 1 Live Lounge, Ella Eyre
  • ITV - The Sound of Music
  • ITV - The Brit Awards, Muse
  • ITV - Popstar to Operastar
  • ITV - The Alan Titchmarsh Show
  • Hayley Westenra Madness in concert, Earls Court Olympia
  • Glastonbury Festival 2010 - The Lightning Seeds on the Pyramid Stage
  • Sessions for Boosey & Hawkes
  • Sessions for Urban Soul Orchestra including Keane and Nitin Sawhney
  • Sessions with John Toussaint for the album The Streets above the Underground
  • Sessions for Orchestra Nova
  • Colony Productions - 'Strung'

Orchestral Work:

  • BBC Philharmonic including trial - tutti
  • City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra including trial - tutti
  • BBC Scottish Orchestra including trial - tutti
  • Helsinki String Orchestra - Principal including solo performance on MTV2
  • English National Ballet
  • Opera Holland Park
  • Birmingham Opera Company
  • Royal Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Royal Philharmonic Concert Orchestra
  • City of London Sinfonia
  • London Concertante
  • London Orchestra da Camera

Chamber Music:

  • The Lale Quartet
  • The Nephele Ensemble
  • String Theory (string trio)
  • Tamora Quartet
  • Grimeborn Opera Festival
  • The Santiago Quartet

Solo Recitals:

  • The Great Room, Prussia Cove
  • Hyde Park Chapel and Kingston Parish Church, London
  • Javeriana University, Colombia, South America
  • Les Salons des Masters de Pontlevoy, France
  • Lee Memorial Hall, Devon

Music In Education:

  • Ongoing teaching at Colourstrings music school, Roehampton and Donhead school.
  • Coaching sectionals at Kings College school in Wimbledon.
  • City of London Sinfonia education work.
  • Previously taught at Dulwich College and King Solomon Academy and took sectionals of the Helsinki String Orchestra in Finland.

Cressida enjoys a busy and varied career as a chamber and orchestral musician as well as doing solo recitals, recording sessions and TV work. She has been trialling and working with many of the major British orchestras and building a career as a chamber musician. She teaches violin and viola using the Colourstrings method both privately, and at Donhead school for boys. She is a member of the Santiago Quartet, a string quartet specialising in music by Latin American and British composers


Graduate studies

  • Royal Northern College of Music (BMus Hons 2:2, 1997 - 2001)
  • Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Advanced Orchestral Training (MMus, 2003 - 04).

Schools attended

Putney High School for Girls (1986 - 1996).


Timothy Boulton, Pirkko Simojoki, Maciej Rakowski, Dona Lee Croft. Masterclasses with Reka Szilvay, Leyland Chen, Yuri Gandelsman.

Cressida joined Morgensterns in December 2005

Cressida's web profile was last updated 8th Feb 2019


Cressida Wislocki (Viola, Viola Electric) Profile

Teaching experience

Cressida teaches violin and viola using the Colourstrings method for The Szilvay Foundation, Ducks Prepatory School and King Solomon Academy.


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