Richard Charles Brooke BOOTHBY

Biography

Gender Male
Titles N/A
Birthdate 1955-12-16
Education Barry Boys' Comp Sch, Univ of Manchester (MusB, study with David Fallows), Salzburg Mozarteum (with Nikolaus Harnoncourt)
Publications N/A
Recreations cooking, walking
Clubs N/A
Style Richard Boothby, Esq
Career viola da gamba player and 'cellist; fndr and memb Purcell Quartet 1984-; fndr memb Fretwork 1985-; regularly tours world with these ensembles, and as soloist; prof of viola da gamba RCM; >ir< 50 recordings with Purcell Quartet and nearly 30 with Fretwork; prime mover in commissioning new works for the viol incl music by George Benjamin, Michael Nyman, Sir John Tavener, Elvis Costello, Orlando Gough, Alexander Goehr, Tan Dun, Sally Beamish, Duncan Druce, Barry Guy, etc
Food and drink etiquette

Food and drink etiquette

Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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