An award-winning graduate of Chetham’s School of Music and the Royal Academy of Music, Nicola enjoys a busy and successful freelance performing career. She is a founder member of the outstanding Britten Sinfonia and works with many of the top London orchestras (BBC Symphony and Concert Orchestras, the Philharmonia, English National Opera, Royal Philharmonic Orchestra). Her performing career has embraced broadcasts, BBC Proms and taken her round the world for more than two decades.
Nicola runs a thriving private teaching practice and regularly takes part in innovative outreach work with Britten Sinfonia and the Goldfield Ensemble. She is involved with the running of Goldfield Productions as a player representative for the Goldfield Ensemble.