Gemma Classical Music Trust

Gemma Artists

Joanne and David Quigley

Sibling duo Joanne and David Quigley were born in Camlough, Co. Armagh and have been performing together since they were children. Their careers have taken them all over the world from Carnegie Hall, New York to the Musikverein in Vienna.

Joanne is in constant demand as an orchestral principal and leader throughout the UK and Ireland. She is also on the faculty of the Royal Irish Academy of Music and Queens University, Belfast.

David enjoys a very busy concert career performing as concerto soloist and recitalist throughout Europe. He is also a member of the piano faculty at Birmingham Conservatoire and is founder and Director of the Birmingham International Piano Academy, an international summer school and festival.

Joanne and David perform regularly in recital as a duo at festivals throughout Ireland, the UK and abroad. Recent performances include concerts in Dublin, Belfast, London, New York and a special performance for the President of Ireland, Mary

The duo released their first album of Irish Music in 2010, entitled ‘Rediscoveries - Old and New Music of Ireland’. Since it’s release it has been broadcast on Irish, British and American radio stations and received favourable reviews in the press.