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May Dolan,

Violist

United Kingdom
United Kingdom
May Dolan, Violist

Bio

Professional Experience

London Symphony Orchestra String Scheme 2016

Chamber Orchestra of Europe Academy 2016

Philharmonia Scheme, Trial Meyer Award 2015

London Symphony Orchestra, Open Air Concert in Trafalgar Square

Malta Philharmonic Orchestra

Commonwealth Youth Orchestra

London International Chamber Orchestra

Orchestral Training

National Youth Orchestra, Principal 2010-2011

Barbican Young Orchestra - Principal

Purcell School/NASH Ensemble collaboration at the Wigmore Hall

Awards

RCM Scholar - Fishmongers’ Company Beckwith Award, Douglas and Hilda Simmonds Award, Help Musicians UK

Alan and Priscilla Fenton Award 2009

GSMD full scholarship

Purcell School of Music - full scholarship under the Governments Music and Dance Scheme

Outreach

'Impulse Group' - visiting schools and introducing underprivileged and special needs children of all ages to music. This led to receiving the Princess Diana Award of Excellence.

Solo

Fishmongers’ Hall

Recital at the Gherkin

Sudbury Symphony Orchestra performing Concerto by Henri Casadesus

Chamber Music

Cavatina Quartet

Debut performance in the Wigmore Hall

1st prize of the International Bloch Competition July 2013,

String quartet collaboration with “Chamber Music 2000” & performed pieces written for the string quartet by Paul Patterson in The Purcell Room.

Pre-LSO chamber recital series performing Shostakovich Octet

Courses and Festivals

Cadenza August 2005

Astona July-August 2013

Pro Corda, December 2013

St Endellion Festival, April 2014

Mendelssohn on Mull, July 2014 - 2016

Education

Royal College of Music (postgrad) 2015 - 2017

Guildhall School of Music and Drama – BMus (Hons) 2011 - 2015

Purcell School of Music 2004 – 2011

Professors: Jonathan Barritt, David Takeno, Matthew Jones, Krzysztof Chorzelski, Ian Jewel.

Contact

Telephone: 07910167918






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