Victoria Soames Samek
Victoria Soames Samek is one of the most exciting and versatile clarinettists playing in the UK today. Born of Czech and Hungarian parents, she performs internationally as a soloist, in duo recitals and in numerous chamber ensembles on both clarinet and saxophone. Her commitment to keeping music alive has led to over thirty commissions and dedications from some of the most notable composers working today, including Thea Musgrave’s bass clarinet concerto. Victoria is also professor of clarinet for Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance and professor of clarinet and saxophone for The Royal Military School of Music.