Dan arrived at The Strings Club in Jan 2017 with experience of marketing in the private and public sectors and a huge passion for music. He ventured to London to pursue a career as a musician in 2001, combined performing in bands with working for indie labels for the best part of a decade then moved to an arts and literature charity to market their reading projects. Dan previously managed a music programme which toured UK secondary schools with songwriting workshops, and he continues to run a popular micro festival in the Western Lake District. Dan plays guitar and ukulele and loves nothing more than hearing his young daughter Esme Rose play piano and sing.
Amy Cunningham is the founder of The Strings Club and has 15 years’ experience working with children as well as a professional violinist. Prior to establishing The Strings Club, Amy trained as a violinist at The University of Birmingham (BMus. Hons) and University of London (MMus) and performed amongst many known ensembles and orchestras. Amy also worked for numerous recognised music services as well as a classroom music teacher.
Amy has a 3 year old daughter, Anja.