Katy Bircher


Katy Bircher is widely considered one of the leading specialists in early flutes, performing with such groups as, Dunedin Consort, The Gabrieli Consort and Players, Concerto Copenhagen, The Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and La Serenissima.
Following the Gramophone Award winning recording of Vivaldi concertos (The French Connection) with La Serenissima, Katy was selected to give the first performance and first recording of the newly discovered ‘Il Gran Mogul’ concerto by Vivaldi (The French Connection 2/La Serenissima/Avie).

Katy teaches at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and at the Centre for Early Music Performance and Research at Birmingham University.