Professor Colin Lawson CBE MA (Oxon) PhD DMus FRCM FRNCM FLCM Hon RAM
Professor Colin Lawson CBE is Director of the Royal College of Music. He has an international profile as a period clarinettist and has played in most of Britain's leading period orchestras, with which he has recorded extensively and toured worldwide. Solo credits include London's major concert halls and New York's Lincoln Center and Carnegie Hall. He has published widely on historical performance practice and the history of the clarinet, and is co-editor of the Cambridge History of Musical Performance (2012).