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Born in Wales, Emily began her formal musical education as a junior at the Royal College of Music with Margaret Ogonovsky, and from there went on to study with William Bennett at the Royal Academy of Music and with Alain Marion in Paris. During her studies she was a top-prize winner at several international flute competitions. In 1994 she was made an Associate of the Royal Academy of Music.
As a concerto soloist Emily has appeared with the Philharmonia Orchestra, Concertgebouw Chamber Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Netherlands Chamber Orchestra, Prague Chamber Orchestra, European Union Chamber Orchestra, BBC Concert Orchestra and Guildhall String Ensemble in Britain, Europe, Egypt and Japan. In addition she has given recitals at major venues and festivals in Britain and appeared as a guest with the Škampa Quartet, the Nash Ensemble, Britten Quartet and Leopold String Trio. She has broadcast frequently for BBC Radio 3 and in 1999 she made her BBC Proms debut at the Royal Albert Hall.
In 1994 Emily's first CD was released on the Metier label, featuring British works for flute and harp with her sister Catherine.
|Boughton: Aylesbury Games & other works|
'Vibrant performances' (The Daily Telegraph)
'A welcome release. Beynon is enchanting in the Flute Concerto, while the Aylesbury Games Suite and Concerto for String Orchestra are lovely repertoir ...» More
|L'Album des Six|
with Andrew West (piano)
Emily Beynon’s captivating performance of Poulenc’s popular and melodic Flute Sonata forms the centrepiece of works by the radical early 20th-century group of composers known as ‘Les Six’, in this acclaimed collection of their complete music for f ...» More
|McCabe: Symphony No. 4 & Flute Concerto|
'It's hard to imagine a better advocate than the flautist Emily Beynon, such is the breathtaking spontaneity and imagination of her playing here.' (Gr ...
'This is the finest disc yet of the music of John McCabe. Superb performances, vivid recording and ideal notes' (The Guardian)» More
|GEORGES AURIC (1899-1983)|
|Ariawith Andrew West (piano)» More|
|Imaginées 1with Andrew West (piano)» More|
|RUTLAND BOUGHTON (1878-1960)|
|Concerto for flute and strings in D majorwith New London Orchestra, Ronald Corp (conductor)» More|
|LOUIS DUREY (1888-1979)|
|Deux Dialogues, Op 114» More|
|Sonatine, Op 25with Andrew West (piano)» More|
|ARTHUR HONEGGER (1892-1955)|
|Danse de la chèvre» More|
|Romancewith Andrew West (piano)» More|
|JOHN MCCABE (b1939)|
|Concerto for flute and orchestrawith BBC Symphony Orchestra, Vernon Handley (conductor)» More|
|DARIUS MILHAUD (1892-1974)|
|Sonatine, Op 76with Andrew West (piano)» More|
|FRANCIS POULENC (1899-1963)|
|Sonata for flute and pianowith Andrew West (piano)» More|
|GERMAINE TAILLEFERRE (1892-1983)|
|Forlanewith Andrew West (piano)» More|
|Pastorale. Allegrettowith Andrew West (piano)» More|
|Concerto for flute and orchestra (McCabe)|
|Concerto for flute and strings in D major (Boughton)|
|Danse de la chèvre (Honegger)|
|Deux Dialogues, Op 114 (Durey)|
|Imaginées 1 (Auric)|
|Pastorale. Allegretto (Tailleferre)|
|Sonata for flute and piano (Poulenc)|
|Sonatine, Op 25 (Durey)|
|Sonatine, Op 76 (Milhaud)|