What better way to welcome our new violinist than with our traditional interview? Read on for a glimpse into the mind of Francesca Barritt.
In one word only…
How would you describe yourself?
What do you love most about music?
Which body part could you stand to lose?
What’s the best advice you can offer another musician?
What does the Berkeley Ensemble mean to you?
Where in the world would you like to be right now?
What do you think of when you hear the word ‘extraordinary’?
What is your favourite word?
Train, plane or automobile?
What is your favourite key?
Who composed the last piece you played/practised?
Who do you most admire?
What is your preferred post-concert drink?
Pick a note, any note…