Caroline
Ritchie

viola da gamba, fiddle and Lirone a.o.

Roots
Born and raised in Great Britain

Study
I studied in Oxford (New College), London (Royal Academy of Music) and Basel (Schola Cantorum Basiliensis).

Professional
I play viola da gamba, fiddle, lirone and cello, in various ensembles, be it consort, solo and continuo playing.

Why
I often ask myself that. Better said, it chose me. But I am happy with it.

Elective Affinities
This is a very personal question. So many things have impacted my life and career.

carolineritchiegamba.com.

Psalmy Dawida 2022 June
Paper, Ink, and Pen 2021 February

2024

September

The Bassanos

Homage to the recorder family
Sun 29.09.24 18:15 Concert

Barfüsserkirche,
Historical Museum Basel

October

Magnum opus musicum 1604

Tribute to Orlando di Lasso
Sun 27.10.24 18:15 Concert

Martinskirche
Basel

November

Du Fay 550

Music for a lifetime
Sun 24.11.24 18:15 Concert

Barfüsserkirche
Historisches Museum Basel

December

Now sing and rejoice

Sing-along Concert
Sun 29.12.24 17:45 Workshop 18:15 Concert

Barfüsserkirche