Sally Walker | flute

Sally Walker | flute







With a repertoire ranging from Early Music to works composed especially for her, performer, academic and music educator Dr Sally Walker has toured internationally with some of the world’s finest orchestras, including the Berlin Philharmonic and Leipzig Gewandhaus Orchestras and has performed as Guest Principal Flute with the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra, BBC National Orchestra of Wales, Kammerakademie Potsdam, Australian Romantic & Classical Orchestra (on period instruments) and has a long-standing association as Guest Principal Flautist with the Australian Chamber Orchestra.

A devoted chamber musician, Sally regularly collaborates in diverse chamber music formations, and she has performed in all major Australian festivals, as well as the Salzburg, Lucerne, London Proms, Prague Spring, Tanglewood and Edinburgh festivals, and being a prize-winner in the Friedrich Kuhlau International Flute Competition (Germany) led to concerto appearances throughout Europe.

Sally is Senior Lecturer in Performance at the Australian National University, Guest Teacher at the Australian National Academy of Music and is the Ambassador for the Symphony for Life Foundation. She is a graduate of the Universities of Sydney, Hanover and Munich and her main teachers were Prof. Andrea Lieberknecht and Prof. András Adorján.