Accompanying

Playing Schubert with Jakob Fichert at Wuhan Conservatoire, China.2fur0hwcj6

Nicky is a highly experienced accompanist, having worked with students of all ages (from 5 years old to over 70!) as well as professional musicians such as Hilary Summers, Lynne Dawson, Matthew Long, Yvonne SeymourStephen Varcoe, John Potter, Anna Maria Friman, Jason Darnell and Julie Kennard.  She has accompanied over 200 University and Conservatoire MA recitals, final recitals and module recitals.

Nicky also plays for ABRSM grade exams and diplomas. Her long professional experience of accompanying has given her a deep knowledge of the kind of musical support children need, and her ability to enhance a performance through subtle use of expressive musical energy is legendary.