American-British violinist Tanya Sweiry studied with a full scholarship at the Royal Academy of Music with Hu Kun and Remus Azoitei. In 2009 she graduated with a First Class Honours, also being awarded the ‘John Baker Development Award’ by Friends of the Royal Academy of Music. Tanya has performed at festivals and recital series including the Little Venice Music Festival, Winchester Cathedral Lunchtime Recital Series, St John’s Smith Square, Queen’s College Oxford Recital Series and Krakow Autumn Festival, Poland. As a soloist, she has performed with the North London Symphony Orchestra and Southbank Sinfonia.
Tanya is a Recommended Artist under Making Music's Philip & Dorothy Green Award scheme for 2011, and was chosen to receive Making Music's ‘Music for Alice Bursary’. She has also been awarded the Emanuel Hurwitz Philharmonia Orchestra/MMSF Award and is grateful for support from The Countess of Munster Musical Trust.