UK based cellist
One of Scotland's rising stars. Cellist Alice Allen has already recorded alongside many of the country's top artists including former BBC young traditional musician of the year Robyn Stapleton, the multitalented Innes Watson and more recently guitar supremo John Goldie.
Alice Allen grew up in Banchory, Aberdeenshire and was formerly young artist in residence with the Scottish Ensemble. She has performed live on BBC Radio 3 and Radio Scotland and has recorded with many leading folk artists including former BBC young traditional musician of the year Robyn Stapleton and MG ALBA Scots Singer of the year Iona Fyfe. Alice's playing has taken her to the BBC Proms, the Wigmore Hall, Europe and India. Alice works with many of the country’s leading performing groups including the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra, Scottish Chamber Orchestra, Scottish Ensemble, Liverpool Philharmonic, London Concertante and the Brodick Quartet. Alice performs regularly with fiddler Alastair Savage and is the Enterprise Music Scotland Ensemble in Resience 2019-21 as one half of the duo GAIA.