Chris Rayfield is a graduate in Music from the University of Birmingham where she was a first study violinist. Having established a career as an academic Head of Music and conductor and director of numerous school ensembles, she furthered her professional development in the pastoral direction as a boarding Housemistress at Trent College, Long Eaton for seven years. Her husband and two daughters are all musicians and performing remains very much an integral part of Chris’ life as does Binker the Goldendoodle!