Jonathan Higgins, Principal Pianist, studied at Cambridge University and the Royal College of Music, winning all the major piano prizes. He subsequently pursued a freelance career making several BBC radio broadcasts and giving Prom performances of Bartók's Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion (1984) and Stravinsky's Les Noces (1987). He first worked in ballet in 1983 with the Company in Basle and joined Sadler's Wells Royal Ballet in 1987, becoming Company Pianist in 1990 and Principal Pianist in 1995. For the last eight years he has taken part in the summer festival in Neuchatel, Switzerland, giving solo and chamber recitals.
Meet Marlo, our Dance Track graduate
Dance Track works with 30 primary schools and more than 2,500 children in Birmingham, identifying those with the potential to be the ballet dancers of the future. Read about one of our participants who has recently accepted a place at Elmhurst School for Dance.