Welcome, Oliver Webber

Welcome to our new baroque strings tutor, Oliver Webber, who will join us at NORVIS for the first time in 2016, following the sad death of Duncan Druce.

OW photo 2sOliver Webber is the director of the Monteverdi String Band, known for their innovative work on string consort repertoire, and a principal player and guest leader with the Gabrieli Consort and the London Handel Festival. He is an expert in historical gut strings, while other research interests include ornamentation, historical bows, and Italian poetry and its influence on the music of the 17th century.