Wendy studied at The Guildhall School
of Music with Roger Birnstingl, then principal bassoon player of the
London Symphony Orchestra. As a student she was also greatly
influenced by Cecil James and Enzo Muccetti.
She has played as a guest principal
bassoonist with the London Philharmonic, The Royal Philharmonic, The
Philharmonia and the BBC Symphony orchestras as well as regular
dates with the professional regional orchestras. For several
years she was a member of the London Sinfonietta and was a founding
member of the Köenig Ensemble.
She has performed concertos on the
South Bank in the Queen Elizabeth Hall and more recently at the
Sheldonian Theatre Oxford where she is a member of the City of