Athena

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Athena is a brilliant and versatile violinist and electric violinist based in London, classically trained to the highest standard whilst also able to switch seamlessly between genres and styles.  

She took up the violin aged 5 and within 4 years was studying at the Royal College of Music Junior Department, where she won several prizes in piano, violin, and music theory. 

Athena has been performing regularly since the age of 8 and has played at some of the UK’s most prestigious concert venues, including the Wigmore Hall, the Royal Albert Hall, for the Queen at both Buckingham Palace Gardens and Westminster Hall, for the Duchess of Cornwall at Clarence House, and for Princess Michael of Kent at the House of Lords.

Athena studied Music at Oxford University, graduating with a First and the highest mark in Performance across her year. She is now completing an MA in Violin Performance at the Royal Academy of Music.

In addition to her solo violin performance, Athena is a member of a four piece country-pop band who play both original songs and covers. She is a skilled improviser in many styles from RnB to pop to jazz, having studied both improvisation and jazz whilst at the Royal College, and is extremely adept at playing by ear, often able to take requests on the spot.