Andover Educators

Bridget Rennie-Salonen

Bachelor of Arts Degree, University of Cape Town
Post-Graduate Diploma, University of Cape Town
Performers’ Licentiate, Associated Board Royal Schools of Music
Licensed Andover Educator, 2010

Region: Africa
Home State: South Africa
Available for:  * workshops * individual lessons
Telephone: 27 72 4799684

Bridget Rennie Salonen was the Solo Principal Flute of the former Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra in which capacity she was the recipient of the Carklin Award for Artistic Excellence. She holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree and the Post-Graduate Music Diploma from the University of Cape Town, as well as a Performer’s Licentiate from the Royal Schools of Music. She has performed as soloist with several South African Orchestras and appears extensively as a chamber musician and freelance orchestral flautist. She has extensive teaching experience at all levels and is currently lecturing in Flute at the University of Cape Town as well as teaching privately. Her empowering teaching philosophy allows each pupil to develop their unique musical “voice” and goals, together with optimum body use and awareness. Bridget is a licensed Andover Educator and teaches Body Mapping for musicians both in group workshops and individual lessons.