The Conductor~Tori Rushton
Tori Rushton has been a professional cellist for over 25 years and today she often plays for theatre companies in the pit for their productions. (RSC, Warwick Arts, Belgrade Theatre, etc..). Tori was principal cellist at the Paris Symphony Orchestra for 10 years as well as in other ensembles. She then returned back to the UK to continue her musical journey. Her musical knowledge is extensive and her reputation is very widespread and growing. Tori has decided to take up the challenge of forming and training this new String Orchestra as she believes in the value and enjoyment of ameteurs developing and performing in a professional way.
The String Players are local teachers, performers, young talents from music schools, conservatoires and adults who play at a high standard.
Players aged 16 to 99. No auditions needed. Scroll down to see members already in The Real String Orchestra.
It is based in Stratford Upon Avon which is a town full of performing arts but has never had a true String Orchestra until NOW...Rehearsals are at Escape Arts Space in Stratford Upon Avon on Tuesdays 7pm to 9pm. Click link to see dates:
The aim is to give the audience powerful performances of string classics and enjoy the works of amazing composers under the baton of the professional home grown musician Tori Rushton .
Our String Players
LEADER : Mary Dolby
JOIN US STRING PLAYERS TO FORM A UNIQUE STRING ORCHESTRA