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Yvonne-Marie’s diverse musical career as a soloist, orchestral and chamber musician has taken her around the globe. She plays with the Philharmonia, Academy of St Martin in the Fields, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, English National Ballet, Britten Sinfonia, Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra, Glyndebourne Touring Opera, City of London Sinfonia, endless wonderful chamber music with various artistes and has performed cello concertos with orchestras across the world from the UK to Australia including with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra in Glasgow.
Her first West End Theatre musical was the spectacular ‘The Lord of the Rings’ at Drury Lane, with others including Oklahoma and The Last Five Years, and in London’s west end she’s played on Matilda, Les Misérables, The Wizard of Oz, Betty Blue Eyes, Oliver, Passion, Porgy and Bess, Carousel, The Woman in White, and national tours of Top Hat, The Sound of Music, and West Side Story. She was the cellist for The Phantom of the Opera 25th Anniversary Tour, UK and Asia tour of ‘Ghost The Musical’, Sondheim’s Sweeney Todd in Derby and Colchester, the recent international tour of Miss Saigon, and has not long completed the first ever UK and Ireland tour of the RSC’s magnificent ‘Matilda’.
Her varied compositions, for many different solo instruments, chamber ensembles, small and larger scale orchestral and choral works have been performed as far a field as Colombia to New Zealand. Vonni’s first appearance at the Harwich Festival was 2019 performing alongside international star Earl Carpenter and Olivia Brereton, and she is delighted to be returning for you in 2020.
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