Martin Humbey – Viola

Martin Humbey studied in London with Nicholas Roth and Peter Schidloff of the Amadeus Quartet. He is a member of The Academy of St Martin in the Fields with whom he has played for over 20 years, touring all over the world. For some years Martin worked as a recitalist giving concerts around Great Britain and in Venezuela. The London press has greeted his playing with critical acclaim, praising his exceptionally beautiful tone, Schubertian lyricism & exemplary skill. Martin has played with all the major London orchestras. His other passions are fell-walking and cooking and he lives in rural Wiltshire with his young family.