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Rachel Thomson

Rachel Thomson was born in Dunedin, New Zealand, and grew up in Wellington where she began her piano studies with her mother. She gained a doctorate in piano performance from the Cleveland Institute of Music and has won various awards and competitions in New Zealand and in the USA.

Recordings featuring Rachel Thomson

Island Song: Beautiful New Zealand Music
New Zealand music compilation

MMT2044, Released 2010
 
Taurangi: New Zealand Music for Flute and Piano
New Music for Flute and Piano

MMT2063-64, Released 2006
 

Biography

Rachel Thomson was born in Dunedin, New Zealand, and grew up in Wellington where she began her piano studies with her mother. She went on to study with Judith Clark, graduating from Victoria University of Wellington with a BMus (Hons) in 1991, and a BA in English Literature in 1993. With assistance from Fulbright and the QEII Arts Council she continued her studies at the Cleveland Institute of Music in the United States, where she gained a doctorate in piano performance. She has won various awards and competitions at home and in the USA, including the New Zealand National Concerto Competition (1993) and the MTNA Collegiate Piano Competition (East Central Division USA, 1997). Since her return to New Zealand in 1997, Rachel has performed with some of the country's leading musicians. She has toured for Chamber Music New Zealand and is a national recording artist for Radio New Zealand Concert. She is a member of the chamber ensemble Ethos, as well as occasionally working as a pianist for the New Zealand Symphony Orchestra.



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