Sarah Beaty, clarinet

Born and raised in the North-East of England, clarinetist Sarah Beaty studied at the Royal Northern College of Music and The Juilliard School in New York City. In New York City Sarah has appeared as a recitalist, chamber musician and concerto soloist at Carnegie Hall. In London Sarah has given recitals at the Wigmore Hall, the Royal Festival Hall and the Queen Elizabeth Hall, the latter in which she performed as a winner of the 2009 Royal Overseas League Competition. 

Sarah was a 2009 fellow of Carnegie Hall's 'The Academy' in New York, a program which involved teaching in public schools and performing chamber music at Carnegie Hall. Sarah has participated at the Marlboro Music Festival, Prussia Cove's Open Chamber Music, Italy's Spoleto Festival and the Lucerne Festival. She has collaborated with the Callino, Brodowski and Elias String Quartets, the Aronowitz and Metropolis Ensembles, and with artists such as Mitsuko Uchida, Radavan Vlatkovic, and Peter Wiley. Sarah is also a member of Carnegie Hall's affiliate ensemble Decoda.

Sarah is incredibly grateful for the support of the Maisie Lewis Young Artists Scheme, Yamaha Music Foundation of Europe, Musicians’ Benevolent Fund, the Philharmonia Orchestra and Martin Musical Fund, and the Hattori Foundation.