"...dazzlingly good chamber ensemble…
exuberantly expressive, intimate style…
gorgeously idiomatic playing’
The Times
Ashok Klouda
cello

Ashok Klouda made his solo Wigmore Hall debut in 2010 as a result of winning the Worshipful Company of Musicians/Concordia Foundation Young Artists Fund award. Other awards and prizes include 1st prize in the 2006 J. & A. Beare Solo Bach Competition, the 2007 Royal College of Music Cello Competition and the 2009 Tunnell Trust concert scheme.
Ashok is Co-director/Founder of the Highgate International Chamber Music Festival and also a member of the Artea Quartet, the Jigsaw Players and cello octet Cellophony as well as being a guest member of the Fibonacci Sequence. He is on the Advisory Board for The London Cello Society and has taught at institutions such as the Yehudi Menuhin School, Royal Academy of Music and Guildhall School of Music & Drama and through initiatives such as Sistema England.
Baroque music - particularly the music of J. S. Bach - is one of Ashok?s passions, and the 2017-18 season includes a complete Bach Cello Suites cycle at London?s Conway Hall, performed on baroque cello.
Ashok performs on a cello made in 2012 by Tibor Szemmelveisz.

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