Zoe Smith

As an accompanist, Zoë Smith has worked extensively in the UK and internationally with both singers and instrumentalists. A graduate of Oxford University and the Royal Academy of Music, she has developed strong links with Mexico, where she frequently performs and teaches. She has received prizes in song accompaniment and has also specialised in flute repertoire, working in masterclasses and recitals with many leading flautists and recording three CDs. Zoë is a member of Altitude, a viola and piano duo, with Philip Heyman, Principal Viola of WNO, and together they are actively commissioning new works by Welsh composers.

Zoë is Head of Interdisciplinary Practice (Music) at the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama.