CHOIRMASTER / THEORY / COMPOSITION
Matthew’s busy career as conductor and keyboard player has involved working with numerous orchestras, including the BBC Philharmonic, City of London Sinfonia and The National Chamber Orchestra of Greece. He has worked as conductor and accompanist with various international artists including Evelyn Glennie, José Carreras and Emma Kirkby. Matthew is an ABRSM Examiner, adjudicator, harpsichordist, and has a piano/violin duo partnership with his wife, violinist Lorna Osbon. Recent harpsichord engagements include an acclaimed performance of Messiah in Dusseldorf Cathedral.
For over a decade, Matthew was Director of Music at Badminton School and also Musical Director of Bath Choral Society for 23 years. The choirs and ensembles thrived under his leadership, performing a wide range of repertoire, culminating in some highly acclaimed concerts, recordings and European tours.