One-word interview: Sophie Mather, violin

In the last of this week’s one-word interviews, here’s Sophie our violinist.

Sophie Mather (Photo: Belinda Lawley)

Photo: Belinda Lawley

In one word only…

How would you describe yourself?
Optimistic

What do you love most about music?
Communication

Which body part could you stand to lose?
Eyebrow

What’s the best advice you can offer another musician?
Search

What does the Berkeley Ensemble mean to you?
Lots

Where in the world would you like to be right now?
Home

What do you think of when you hear the word ‘extraordinary’?
Inspiration

What is your favourite word?
Quixotic

Train, plane or automobile?
Walk

What is your favourite key?
D major

Who composed the last piece you played/practised?
Vivaldi

Who do you most admire?
Clio [Gould]

What is your preferred post-concert drink?
G&T

Pick a note, any note…
A440…

 

Sophie’s biography

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