Joshua Ballance is the Artistic Director of HBCMF. He organises the day-to-day operations of the Festival, as well as choosing the performers and selecting repertoire with them.
Anahita Falaki is one of the trustees of HBCMF. With Joshua, Matthew, and Rhian, she provides long-term advice for the Festival, particularly with regard to the production of our concerts.
Matthew Freedman is one of the trustees of HBCMF. With Joshua, Rhian, and Anahita, he provides long-term advice for the Festival, particularly with regard to our digital publicity & social media campaign.
Caroline Grint is our graphics designer and educational advisor. She created the logo and all the beautiful artwork that adorns this website, and advises on our educational programme.
Lucy Hillmann is our Student Ambassador for 2021–2022. She works with Joshua and the rest of the board on all aspects of the Festival's production.
Rhian Morgan is one of the trustees of HBCMF. Along with Joshua, Matthew, and Anahita, she oversees the Festival and advises on strategy, particularly concerning media and education.
Photos by Ruari Paterson-Achenbach.