EYO Board of Directors
Chairman: David Elliott, Director of Music, George Watson’s College
Director of Music at George Watson’s College since August 2004, David has a long association with EYO. In 1993, when he was Director of Music at The Latymer School in North London, his orchestra and choir took part in the Vienna International Festival of Youth and Music at the same time as the EYO and we shared a concert in the Esterházy Palace at Eisenstadt outside Vienna.
David can be contacted on 07973 661 409 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice Chairman and Librarian: Vaughan Townhill, formerly Director of Music, Cargilfield School
Treasurer: Fiona Duncanson, Finance Business Partner, Edinburgh Napier University
Company Secretary: Nick Jones, Partner, MacRoberts
Catherine Frew: Music Teacher, City of Edinburgh Music School
Malcolm Garden: Higher Education Co-ordinator and Classics Teacher, Stewart’s Melville College
May Halyburton: Double Bassist, Music Educator and Author
Finlay Hetherington: Trumpeter and Music Educator
Kathryn Jourdan: Freelance Viola player Scottish Chamber Orchestra and teacher of academic and chamber music at St Mary’s Music School
Rosie Kenneally: Learning and Engagement Officer, RSNO
Renee Kenny: Cello Manager, Stringers of Edinburgh
Fiona Maclean: Brass Instructor, City of Edinburgh
Ken Taylor: Headteacher, St Mary’s Music School
General Manager: Wendy Elliott, Principal Teacher, George Watson’s College Junior School
Wendy studied piano at the RSAMD in Glasgow with Graeme McNaught, working with instrumentalists and singers, including Lisa Milne, Pat MacMahon and the Mansbridge String Quartet, before training as a Primary School teacher in London. She is now Principal Teacher in the Junior School at George Watson’s College in Edinburgh and is a parent of two members of the orchestra.
Wendy can be contacted on 07817 435204.