Aminata Kanneh-Mason - Violin

Braimah Kanneh-Mason is an exciting and versatile young violinist. He is currently studying as a scholarship student with Jack Liebeck at the Royal Academy of Music where he is winner of the Harold Craxton Prize, the John McAslan Prize and the Dame Ruth Railton Chamber Music Prize.

As a soloist, Braimah enjoys regular performances across UK and has most recently appeared at venues such as St. Johnís Smith Square with the London Contemporary Orchestra and The Royal Concert Hall with the Nottingham Symphony Orchestra. He has received masterclass tuition from Priya Mitchell, Tasmin Little and Corey Cervosek.

A member of the award winning Kanneh-Mason Piano Trio, Braimah has performed extensively throughout the UK, Europe, USA and the Caribbean. He has participated in numerous music festivals including Highgate International Chamber Music Festival, Leicester International Chamber Music Festival, The Colour of Music Festival and Barbican Sound Unbound. Braimah looks forward to future engagements at Wigmore Hall, Schloss Elmau and Kingís Place.

Braimah is a passionate advocate for equal opportunity and diversity in music education. He has been a mentor at Sistema England, London Chamber Players, Junior MusicWorks and a violin tutor for consecutive years at the Antigua Music Camp. He is currently an artist in residence at Brighton College.

Braimah currently performs on a Jean Baptiste Vuillame, on generous loan from the Beareís International Violin Society.