Philip Attard

Gozitan saxophonist Philip Attard has appeared as a soloist in several concert series and venues around Europe and the USA, including the Manoel Theatre, the Elgar Room at the Royal Albert Hall, St James Piccadilly, Amaryllis Fleming Hall, and Cadogan Hall. Forthcoming engagements include a performances at Wigmore Hall as a Tillett Trust Artist, at St John Smith Square as a Park Lane Group Artist and performances in Scotland as a Tunnell Trust Artist. 

Philip recently graduated with a Master of Music with Distinction from the Royal College of Music (RCM), where he studied with Kyle Horch. During his studies at RCM he was the recipient of various awards, including the Edward and Helen Hague Senior Woodwind Prize, the Jane Melber Saxophone Competition, the Douglas Whittaker Woodwind Chamber Music Competition, and the RCM Concerto Competition, later being awarded the 2014/2015 Savage Club Prize for the most imaginative and individual concerto performance throughout the year. 

Philip is currently reading for Artist Diploma at the Royal College of Music with Kyle Horch. He is an RCM Scholar supported by a Leverhulme Postgraduate Studentship, the Countess of Munster Musical Trust, the BOV Joseph Calleja Foundation, the Janatha Stubbs Foundation, and Craxton Memorial Trust.

 

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