Ann Allen oboe

Ann Allen headshot

Ann Allen studied at Manchester University, Royal Academy of Music and the Schola Cantorum Basiliensis in Switzerland. She has performed as a baroque oboist with many European baroque Orchestras including L'Arpa Festante, Capriccio Baroque and La Cetra  as well as playing shawms and dulcians with renaissance ensembles such as the prize winning Les Haulz et Les Bas and I Fedeli. She established the medieval group Mediva while studying at the RAM and they have gone on to reach the finals of the EMN Young Artists Competition at the York Early Music Festival and the Antwerp Young Artists Platform, as well as recording several CDs. 

Ann Allen established the Crossover Festival NOX IILLUMINATA in 2005 mixing Early Music with Modern Music and experimenting with the concert setting and merging many art forms together. It is a yearly event in Basel and was invited to go to the Festspielhaus in St Pölten, Austria and the Burghof Lörrach, Germany.

Ann Allen oboe 
Corina Marti recorders
Matthew Lonson violin
Caroline Ritchie cello
Clara Gervais bass
Ralph Stelzenmuller harpsichord
Ulrike Hofbauer soprano

© Ann Allen 2014