Bassoonist

Meghan Killen

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About Meghan

Bassoonist
Birmingham
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Bassoonist and tutor based in Birmingham, recent graduate from Birmingham Conservatoire.

Meghan is a recent graduate from Birmingham Conservatoire where she achieved a BMus (Hons) Performance on the bassoon. She studied with Shelly Organ, John Orford, Sarah Burnett and Andy Watts and has taken part in masterclasses with Ole Kristian Dahl and Jonathan Small. During her time there, Meghan was principal of the Conservatoire’s Symphony Orchestra, Repertoire Orchestra, Wind Orchestra, Thallein Ensemble, Composers Orchestra and Pops Orchestra. She also played in the Conservatoire’s performances of Poulenc’s Dialogues des Carmelites. In her final year, Meghan won the Nicholas Hunka Bassoon Prize competition and was highly commended in the Birmingham Conservatoire Woodwind Prize competition. Outside of orchestral playing, Meghan enjoys playing for theatre shows. She now works as a freelance musician and teacher and plays regularly with Ulmus Wind Trio and the Birmingham Conservatoire LEAP Ensemble.

Performance details
I can perform outdoors
I have a car I can use to travel to gigs
Musicianship
Genres:
Christmas, Contemporary Christian, Traditional church music, Classical, Baroque, Classical crossover, Contemporary classical, Early music, Fanfare, Film / TV music, Medieval music, Musical theatre, Opera, Renaissance
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Instruments:
Bassoon
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Event types:
Concert, Wedding, Wedding proposal, Funeral / Memorial service, Church service, Hotel / Restaurant event, Bar / Club / Venue event, Private event, Corporate event, Charity event, Recording session, Theatre / Show, Cruise, Burns night, Birthday party, Christmas party, New Year's Eve
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Other skills:
Fluent sight-reader, Instrumental teaching, Theory teaching
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Lindsay T, 2 years ago

We booked Meghan to perform in our Peterborough Sings! concert and were delighted by her playing. The whole orchestra sounded fantastic, and we wouldn't hesitate to book Meghan again.