Lindsey Fillingham grew up in South Africa and read music at the University of Cape Town before moving to Manchester to obtain an MMus at the Royal Northern College of Music (2011). She has played with top orchestras including the Hallé, Orchestra of the Swan and the Cape Philharmonic, and has performed as a soloist with the Johannesburg Philharmonic and the University of Cape Town Symphony orchestras.
Kent-born clarinettist Dean Wood has studied at Trinity Laban Conservatoire and the University of Nottingham. He's very excited to expand his education work with soundSPARK, and previous experience has been in workshop leading with Trinity Laban and the Pente Ensemble, section tutor for the South London Youth Orchestra with various other pursuits alongside his private teaching.
Jenni is a freelance multi-instrumentalist and composer/arranger, working both as a solo artist and on commission in predominantly the classical-contemporary scene. She has been commissioned to compose and arrange music for ensembles including the RLPO (Ensemble 10/10), Channel 4 and Onyx Brass. As a performer, she has performed concertos, backed household name artists, and freelanced with the BBC Philharmonic.
Gennie is a freelance clarinettist and bass clarinettist who performs with many orchestras and chamber groups around London. Currently principal bass clarinettist of Engines Orchestra, she has recorded an award-winning album with the ensemble and has performed at many of London’s top venues and festivals including Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, Wigmore Hall, Kings Place, St John's Smith Square, London Jazz Festival, and on BBC Radio 3.