Eliza Millett

Eliza began her studies with Robert Max at the Junior Department of the Royal Academy of Music. She graduated from Lincoln College, University of Oxford (2017) where she attained First Class Honours in Music. During her time Oxford, Eliza took lessons with Felix Schmidt, and was an academic scholar and a scholar of contemporary music, as well as founding Oxford's first student Baroque ensemble.

Eliza has performed as a soloist and chamber musician in a number of distinguished venues such as Wigmore Hall, St Johns's Smith Square. She gave her debut recital at the International Lake District Summer Music Festival in 2018. Other performance highlights include a performance of Elgar's Cello Concerto (mvmt 3) with the Orchestra of St John's at St John's Smith Square for BBC Radio 3's Private Passions. Eliza has attended the Banff Centre (Canada) and Domaine Forget (Quebec) where she performed and took masterclasses with international cellists such as Raphael Wallfisch, Colin Carr, Johannes Moser and Gary Hoffman.

Eliza is currently studying for a Master of Arts at the Royal Academy of Music where she is a recipient of the Ruth Waddell Scholarship under the tutelage of Christoph Richter. At the Academy, Eliza is the winner of the May Mukle/ Douglas Cameron Cello Sonata Prize (2018) and received the John Barbirolli Award (2018).

Highlights of Eliza's solo engagements for 2019 include a recital with distinguished pianist and Fellow at the Royal Academy of Music, Keval Shah.