Jennifer Ames

Jennifer is a British violist based in London. Recently graduated from the Royal Academy, Jennifer enjoys a rich and varied musical life. She has worked extensively with the New London Orchestra, Bath Philharmonia, Brandenburg Sinfonia, Orchestra of the Swan and the London Contemporary Orchestra, with whom she recently premiered a new work by Martin Suckling. She is also a member of the newly formed string chamber orchestra the 12 Ensemble, and has performed with them at St James Church, Piccadilly. She is also a member or the Pythagoras Ensemble, a virtuosic string chamber orchestra, with whom she recently had a residency at the Vault Festival in Waterloo.

Recent performances include playing the solo viola part of the film score for ‘Under the Skin’, in a concert at the Royal Festival Hall for the Meltdown Festival. She is also a member of the Deviation String Quartet and an active member of the Re:Sound collective, a group of contemporary music curators and performers.