Rick Friedman – Violin


Inspired by his father, Leonard, a famous violinist himself, Richard took up the violin at the age of eight. He trained with Pamela Spofforth and Sacha Lasseron and started his professional career in the stage band for Don Giovanni with the English Chamber Orchestra. He has played and recorded with the Scottish Baroque Ensemble, London Festival Orchestra, BBC Welsh, London Symphony, Royal Philharmonic and European Festival Orchestras. He was appointed co-leader of the Royal Ballet Sinfonia in 2001.