Marianne is Education Manager at Sinfonia Viva. After graduating from the University of Southampton with a degree in music, she worked as a Project Manager for OSJ and Create for two and a half years prior to joining Sinfonia Viva as Education Manager in 2005.
During her time at Create, Marianne organised and managed a variety of cross-arts projects in a range of community settings including hospitals and hospices, schools, prisons, centres for the homeless, youth groups and residential homes.
Since joining Viva Marianne has worked with invigorating enthusiasm to develop a variety of projects with a range of education and community groups to create new works to be performed alongside the orchestra.
A keen flautist, Marianne plays in the Jericho Ensemble and occasionally as a soloist.