Fiona Berry


Fiona is a freelance music teacher,creative artist and tutor based in Lancashire. She is a graduate of Huddersfield University where she studied Saxophone with Richard Ingham and Flute with Nichola Hunter. As a saxophonist in her early years she studied with Tim Redpath, founder member of the Apollo Saxophone Quartet and gained her ATCL diploma on Flute before leaving school. Fiona is an examiner for Trinity Guildhall and currently teaches both privately and at Bolton School where she has established the saxophone as one of the most popular instruments to study. She is also director of numerous prize winning ensembles including the Jazz Berries and Saxberries. As an ensemble director she has both conducted and performed at events such as Montreux Jazz Festival and the World Saxophone Congress. Fiona specialises in both classical and Jazz and is adept at teaching both contemporary techniques and improvisation. Saxaphone fjcgd