Welcome to the official home of the Atéa Wind Quintet.
Based in London, the Quintet is comprised of five players who are some of the top young freelance musicians around today. Formed in 2009, the Atéa Wind Quintet has a wide range of repertoire that is perfect for both on and off the concert platform. Since 2012, the group has been the Associate Ensemble in Residence at the Birmingham Conservatoire.
The Quintet is comprised of five young players who are graduates of the Royal Academy of Music, Royal College of Music, Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal Northern College of Music. Each of them are also pursuing individual careers and perform with some of the world’s finest orchestras and ensembles. You can read more about them here.
As a Quintet, Atéa frequently perform all over the country and beyond. Past highlights include concerts at St Martin-in-the-Fields, London; the Bridgewater Hall, Manchester and the Forge, Camden. The group also embarked on a tour to the Czech Republic to play in the Mlada Praha Festival. Please click here to find out what is coming up.
From Jazz to Classical, Bach to Bossa Nova; the group have a wide ranging and appealing repertoire that can be tailored to suit any situation. We have a particular passion for expanding the repertory of the Wind Quintet and are always on the lookout for interesting new works and collaborations. If you have any requests or suggestions, please don’t hesitate to get in touch.
We have many years experience performing at Weddings, our music can help to add to that magical atmosphere and really help to make your day special. From entrance music all the way through to the reception, the Quintet can provide that unique sparkle to your day. To find out more about what we can do to help you on your wedding day, please visit our Weddings page.
You can keep upto date with the Quintet’s musings on life, music and everything else on our blog. It is also where you will find all of our exciting news and inside information on our life as Professional Musicians. Click here to read more.
If you have a question, want to get a quote for an event or just want to say hello, then please do get in touch with any queries at all.
“The Atéa Wind Quintet performed excellently in whatever combination was required” Bachtrack