Sheffield-born Kate has been involved in Music in the Round since she was at school. Growing up, she participated in string projects and concerts and even appeared as a fisherman’s wife in Music in the Round’s opera Daughter of the Sea. Kate continued studying Music at Sheffield University, where she began volunteering for Music in the Round and found her passion for music education. She then gained a position as Project Coordinator of Music in the Round’s Soundplay project and is now thrilled to join the team as Learning and Participation Assistant.
Kate is also General Manager of folk-education organisation Soundpost Community Network, Director of the small-group choirs of the University Singers’ Society and teaches singing, violin and music theory. She also sings with Sheffield Chamber Choir and plays with Sheffield Rep. Orchestra.