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Philip Herbert

Nationality: British

Publisher: Novello & Co

Photo © Mike Sewell

From an early age, his talent for music was nurtured by his parents and later at the Yorkshire College of Music, where he was awarded a scholarship to further develop his musical studies at the piano with the late Irene Ingram and Dr. John Foster. He also learnt to play the flute, guitar, steel pans, recorders and the violin. He later went on to complete a degree in Music Education at King Alfred’s College, Winchester and later read music at postgraduate level at Andrews University, Michigan, USA. He also gained piano teaching and piano performing diplomas from the Royal Academy and Royal College of Music, respectively. Philip has studied the piano with such teachers as Diana Owen, Guy Johnston, John Owings, and the late Kendall Taylor CBE. He has also a passionate interest in vocal music and has studied choral conducting with the late Simon Johnson and during his postgraduate studies awarded a graduate assistantship, enabling him to work with undergraduate and postgraduate singers in the studio of the head of vocal studies, the late Dr. Harold Lickey. Recently, Philip was elected to be a Fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

Philip Has taught music at all educational levels as well as making music through composing, conducting and performing in a portfolio career. He has coordinated master classes, workshops and concert series, and devised courses and community projects for young people and adults, with creative and interactive input from some of Britain’s most treasured musicians, across an eclectic range of musical genres. He has also been involved in musical projects that have been broadcast on BBC Radio 2, 3 and 4 as well as BBC TV.
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