Casey-Joan Whyte is a very talented young violinist currently studying at Chetham's School of Music in Manchester. She has a keen interest in classical and jazz music and also enjoys composing. She is a member of the National Children's Orchestra and was deputy leader at their last live performance in Birmingham Town Hall and has also taken part in masterclasses with violinists Sigyn Fossnes, Callum Smart and Gyorgy Pauk. Casey-Joan also has the honour of being the youngest ever member of the Lincolnshire Youth Concert Orchestra and String Chamber Orchestra.
The loan of the Wiechold 'Richard Barker' bow will be very valuable as she continues to develop her musical skills.