Alex Postlethwaite

Alex Postlethwaite is a freelance violinist based in SW London. He is in demand as orchestral leader, chamber musician, soloist and recording artist having worked with many top chart acts including the Divine Comedy and Kinobe, whose recent hit was featured on the Kronenbourg advert.
Celebrating Vaughan Williams' association with Dorking recently, appearances included The Lark Ascending and a rare performance of his song cycle On Wenlock's Edge for string quartet, piano and tenor, together with the String Quartet no. 1 with the Alexandrias Ensemble. Other performances by his Ensemble included Martinu's Piano Trio, John McCabe Musica Notturna, and Schnittke's Moz-Art.
Alex also leads the Blaze Ensemble who regularly put on chamber concerts at St James' Piccadilly; recent concerts included Beethoven's Septet and Schoenberg's Chamber Symphony. Hobbies include studying for an Open University degree in Natural Sciences and watching Manchester United!