Natalie Burch

Samling Artist Programme 2018

Specialising in vocal accompaniment, Natalie won the accompaniment prize at the 2015 Maureen Lehane Awards and was a finalist at the 2017 Kathleen Ferrier Awards. She is also a 2018 Britten-Pears and Leeds Lieder young artist. Natalie co-directs a multi-voice song ensemble, SongSpiel, with whom she is touring Cheryl Frances-Hoad’s The Thought Machine throughout the 2018/19 season. Other highlights include Brahms’ Liebeslieder Walzer and Stephen Hough’s Other Love Songs at Wigmore Hall, a new commission by Daniel Kidane for St John’s Smith Square and recitals at St James’ Piccadilly, 22 Mansfield St and the Little Venice Festival. Natalie is a staff pianist at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama where she gained her master’s with distinction under Eugene Asti and Andrew West. She studied at Chetham’s School of Music, graduated from King’s College London with first class honours in musicology and studied piano at the Royal Academy of Music.