Michael Wigram – ‘Cello
Michael enjoys a varied career as a Soloist, Chamber Musician and Teacher as well as playing for many orchestras across the UK and abroad, including the London Philharmonic and European Union Chamber Orchestras. As a soloist he has performed the Elgar, Dvorak, Shostakovich and Brahms Double Concertos with numerous orchestras including St Albans Symphony Orchestra, Hertfordshire Philharmonia, Kingston Philharmonic and Cyprus Sinfonia in St. John’s Smith Square.
As a chamber musician Michael is much in demand and regularly playing with a number of ensembles including the Berkeley Ensemble, Goldfield Ensemble and Yorke Trio. This has led him to perform in many high calibre venues including the Wigmore Hall, alongside Raphael Wallfisch, Purcell Room and 11 Downing Street.
Alongside his work as a performer Michael is very passionate about educating and inspiring young musicians. Amongst his teaching, he has worked for Hertfordshire Music Service since 2006, and regularly coaches cello sections and chamber groups across the county.