Guy Button - Violin II
Guy is a graduate of the Guildhall School of Music and Drama Artist Masters Programme and completed his undergraduate degree in Music at Robinson College, Cambridge. His teachers include Maciej Rakowski, Yossi Zivoni and David Takeno. He has appeared as chamber musician and soloist at the Wigmore Hall, St. Johns' Smith Square and many other high profile venues throughout the UK, Europe and Asia.
He has performed concerti by Mendelssohn, Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Bach and Vivaldi and regularly appears as a soloist with the European Union Chamber Orchestra, in his role as principal second violin. As second violin of the Ruisi Quartet, he has been privileged to work with Simon Rowland-Jones, Peter Cropper, Levon Chilingirian, Christoph Richter, James Boyd, and the Maggini string quartet.
Alongside performing in the quartet, Guy appears regularly with the London Chamber Orchestra, English Chamber Orchestra, European Union Chamber Orchestra, The 12 ensemble and the London Contemporary Orchestra.