Sunday, 12th July 2020 – 3pm
Crediton Parish Church
Indira Grier (Violoncello) – Francis Grier (Pianoforte)
Outstanding young Cellist Indira Grier has been performing as a concerto soloist since the age of twelve and has just completed a Masters degree with Alexander Chaushian at the Royal College of Music. Previously she was taught by Melissa Phelps and then by Troels Svane at the Musikhochschule Luebeck.
Indira’s many successes include winning the RCM Unaccompanied Bach Prize, the RCM Concerto Competition, the 2016 Royal Overseas League Competition, the 2014 Tunbridge Wells International Young Artists Competition, the 2012 Bromsgrove International Young Musicians’ Platform and a Gold Medal in the 2019 Vienna International Music Competition.
Indira has performed across the UK and Europe and has participated in masterclasses with David Geringas, Frans Helmerson, Thomas Ades and Steven Isserlis. She is a keen chamber musician and has enjoyed working with artists including Simon Crawford-Phillips, Andrew Marriner, Clio Gould, Matthew Truscott and Rebecca Gilliver. She frequently performs across the UK as part of the Grier Trio.