Rachael Maher read Music at the University of York studying violin with Catherine Yates. Subsequently she studied with Simon Fischer and Lynn Fletcher. Rachael has given many solo recitals, played in Chamber Orchestras throughout London and regularly led the Park Opera in Bracknell and the Windsor and Eton Operatic Society orchestras. She is currently the Undergraduate Administrator at the Royal College of Music. Rachael plays on a violin attributed to Thomas Dodd, c1800.