Staff and Trustees



Philip Carne MBE (Chairman), Simon Cook, Janet Hilton, Margaret Lewisohn, Geoff Parkin, Simon Rowe, Amy Tress


Richard Ireland Artistic Director photo



Richard Ireland, Artistic Director

Richard founded ChamberStudio in 2010. He designs and runs all of ChamberStudio’s programmes as well as leading some of the masterclasses on the various programmes himself. To read more about Richard Ireland click here for his biography.







Lucy Bending, General Manager

Lucy is responsible with Richard for planning ChamberStudio’s activities. She leads on staffing, finance, building relationships with funders and other partner organisations, and legal compliance.