Born in Ayrshire, Emma started playing the violin at the age of 4. She is currently a scholar of the Royal Academy of Music in London under the tutelage of Ying Xue. Emma previously studied with Andrea Gajic at the Junior Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and St Mary’s Music School. In addition to musical education, Emma is passionate about the mental wellbeing of musicians and writes regular articles for the Royal Academy of Music student newspaper, ‘RAMpage’on this topic.