Anthony Marwood (Violin)
Born: 6th July 1965, Blackheath, London, United Kingdom
Artist's website: https://www.anthonymarwood.com
Anthony Marwood is a British solo violinist.
He studied at the Royal Academy of Music and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama. His teachers included Emanuel Hurwitz and David Takeno.
Marwood was Artistic Director of the Irish Chamber Orchestra from 2006 to 2011. From 1995 to 2012, he was a member of the Florestan Trio with Susan Tomes and Richard Lester. He was Principal Artistic Partner with Les Violons du Roy from 2015 to 2019, and Artist in Residence at the Det Norske Kammerorkester in 2016/17.
Further Reading: Anthony Marwood
James enjoys a new recording of William Walton's Violin Concerto, alongside some of the composer's lesser-known works.
Anthony Marwood’s rich, singing tone and the impressive precision of the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra under Ilan Volkov combine for a tremendously touching account of Britten’s underrated concerto, whilst violist Lawrence Power is equally moving in Lachrymae.