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Heidi Fardell

Flute, Recorder

Heidi is a freelance recorder player and baroque flautist. She works with various early and contemporary ensembles across the UK including Armonico Consort, Fiori Musicali, and Sounds Historical.

Heidi trained at Goldsmiths University and Birmingham conservatoire with Louise Bradbury, Dan Laurin, Annabel Knight, Katy Bircher & Lisa Beznosiuk.

Alongside her performance work, Heidi is also a respected musician in education. From 2006 - 2019 she held the post of recorder tutor at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance Junior department and she has developed bespoke musical workshops for clients across the UK including Kensington Palace, the Royal Festival Hall, Handel House Museum, Tate Britain and the National Gallery.

For over 20 years, Heidi has taught in a wide variety of settings across London and Oxfordshire. She currently teaches individuals in Oxfordshire and coaches several recorder consorts and ensembles.