Director of Studies, St Edmund's College
Cambridge CB3 0BN
Born in Yorkshire in 1977, Matthew Schellhorn read Music at Girton College, Cambridge. As a pianist, he has given recitals in many major venues throughout the UK, including Wigmore Hall and the Purcell Room. He has been guest soloist at several international festivals and has performed live on BBC Radio 3 and Radio France.
He is also active as a teacher, giving regular masterclasses and workshops in this country and abroad. For several years, he has taught for the Tripos at the University of Cambridge, where he also gives instrumental tuition and chamber to coaching to numerous students. He has been involved with various educational projects to bring the music of young composers to concert halls. He has made teaching visits to several university music departments and conservatoires and maintains a private teaching practice.