Sarah O'flynn


SARAH O'FLYNN photo by Claire Shovelton

SARAH O'FLYNN photo by Claire Shovelton

Sarah is a member of Britten Sinfonia and her work with the BBC Symphony Orchestra and Royal Scottish National Orchestra have both included European tours as Guest Principal Flute. She has been invited to trial for the posts of principal flute with the Royal Scottish National Orchestra; English National Opera Orchestra; Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra; English Sinfonia; principal and co-principal flute with the BBC Symphony Orchestra; and for sub-principal flute with the The Halle Orchestra.

As a chamber musician Sarah is a member of CHROMA and The Marais Ensemble with whom she has performed at The Wigmore Hall, Purcell Room, Bridgewater Hall and live on Radio 3.Chroma's debut CD, which received a 4-star review in BBC Music Magazine, includes Sarah's recording of Syrinx which was highly rated on the BBC radio programme, "CD Review".

Sarah's education work is currently focused on running music workshops in Special Schools in Bedfordshire. She also hosts an annual Summer Music Festival with The Marais Ensemble in her home town of Potton, Bedfordshire.