Marion Friend, MA (Cantab) LRAM ARCM LTCL PGCE (London)
General Administrator - Wigmore Hall
Marion Friend has been General Administrator of Wigmore Hall since April 1996. Her
previous posts include: Administrator BBC Young Musicians for BBC Television, Concerts
Manager Philharmonia Orchestra and Administrator at St. Jamesís Church Piccadilly.
Marion began her career as a teacher and free-lance oboist. She was a peripatetic oboe
teacher for the London Borough of Croydon and also taught class music at Claremont
Marion is involved with various musical organisations including Friends of Trinity
College of Music, where she was a Junior Exhibitioner. She is the Chair of their first
Concerto Competition, which will take place in Spring 1999.
Marion is also on the committee for Jessieís fund, which promotes music therapy in
childrenís hospices and trains carers in this specialist field.