• London Olympic Torch Concert
  • Young Musical Leaders Programme
  • Family Focus Group
  • The SongTrees Academy
  • 3G SongTrees Interview
London Olympic Torch Concert1 Young Musical Leaders Programme2 Family Focus Group3 The SongTrees Academy4 3G SongTrees Interview5
The Team
Chika Robertson, SongTrees' Director, is an acclaimed violinist who has performed and recorded with eminent ensembles including the Academy of St. Martin-in-the-Fields and London Sinfonietta.  Chika was awarded her PhD for Violin Performance Practice and Pedagogy in 1999.  She is currently Professor of Violin at the Royal Academy of Music, Junior Academy.  Dr Robertson is a Diploma Examiner and Professional Development Mentor for the ABRSM (Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music) and is a popular adjudicator and presenter for festivals and workshops. She plays an Amati violin, which features in the SongTrees material.

Terry Adams, Strategic Manager, has first-class experience of project management obtained from a 15-year career in the arts and creative industries.  With a background in marketing, operations and research for national and multinational companies, he has a proven track-record of working in partnership and with clients to deliver projects that meet the needs and expectations of participants.

Associates: a carefully recruited team of skilled and experienced musicians and teachers who provide additional expertise and support for the delivery of our projects.  Each has a background reflecting the highest levels of music training and education, and is able to benefit from the experience of working with young people, including those in diverse community environments.  All Associates are selected on the basis of their skills-set and the extent to which their contribution enhances the Programme outcomes and enjoyment for participants.