Alexandra Wood

Born 1977
Alexandra Wood
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1977
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Alexandra Wood

Alexandra Wood Biography (Wikipedia)

Alexandra Wood (born 1977) is a violinist from Cookham, England. She began playing at 3 years old, gaining 140 marks for her grade VIII Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music examination at the age of 10. She gave her first concerto performance at 13, joined the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain in the same year which she went on to lead in her mid teens.

In 2000, Wood graduated from Selwyn College, Cambridge with a double first with distinction. She then went to the Royal College of Music in London, studying with Izhak Rashkovsky, and was awarded the President Emerita Scholarship. Upon graduation she was awarded the Mills Williams and Phoebe Benham Junior fellowships.

She has won major prizes at international violin competitions, including the Henryk Wieniawski Violin Competition, Tibor Varga, Rodolfo Lipizer and Yampolsky. Wood was the winner of the Worshipful Company of Musicians Medal in 2000.

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Alexandra Wood Tracks

Alexandra Wood
Caught In Treetops, Pt. 2
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Caught In Treetops, Pt. 2

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Charlotte Bray
Caught In Treetops
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Caught In Treetops
Maurice Ravel
Duo
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Duo
William Walton
Violin Concerto (BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts)
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Violin Concerto (BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts)
Frank Bridge
Summer (BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts)
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Summer (BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts)
Shoshanah Sievers & Alexandra Wood
Les nuances de la lumiere
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Les nuances de la lumiere

Les nuances de la lumiere

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Shoshanah Sievers
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Oliver Knussen
Secret psalm
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Secret psalm
Alban Berg
Chamber Concerto For Violin, Piano And 13 Wind Instruments
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Chamber Concerto For Violin, Piano And 13 Wind Instruments
Sergei Prokofiev
Sonata in D major Op.115 for violin solo (or unison violins)
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Sonata in D major Op.115 for violin solo (or unison violins)
Astor Piazzolla
6 Tango-etudes for flute solo
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6 Tango-etudes for flute solo
Alexandra Wood
Spinning a yarn for violin and hurdy-gurdy
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Spinning a yarn for violin and hurdy-gurdy
Alexandra Wood
Caught In Treetops, Pt. 2
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Caught In Treetops, Pt. 2
Dobrinka Tabakova
Spinning a Yarn
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Spinning a Yarn
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Past BBC Events

BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: Foulds, Bridge, Walton & Arnold
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MediaCityUK, Salford
2017-01-31T23:22:48
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2017
BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: Foulds, Bridge, Walton & Arnold

BBC Philharmonic Studio Concerts: Foulds, Bridge, Walton & Arnold

13:55
MediaCityUK, Salford
Proms 2014: Prom 41: Aurora Orchestra
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Royal Albert Hall
2014-08-16T23:22:48
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16
Aug
2014
Proms 2014: Prom 41: Aurora Orchestra

Proms 2014: Prom 41: Aurora Orchestra

Royal Albert Hall

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