Freddie is currently in his second year studying music at St Hilda’s College, Oxford. He is a first study composer and currently conducts the Oxford University Sinfonietta and St Hilda’s Chamber Orchestra. Freddie began conducting during his time as a composer with the National Youth Orchestra of Great Britain as well as leading the premieres of his music with local youth music services in South London. More recently, he conducted the world premiere of his work ‘The Dragon Curve’ with the Oxford University Brass Band at UniBrass in February 2016. Aside from his conducting, Freddie is a keen trumpet player in both orchestral and jazz settings. He also plays principal cornet with the University Brass Band.