Beau Soleil Piano Quartet

Lucia Di Blasio-Scott

The Beau Soleil Piano Quartet is happy to welcome Lucia Di Blasio-Scott as our new violinist! Lucia is a well-known and sought after violinist in the Cape Town area and we are thrilled to have her on-board.

 

Lucia Di Blasio-Scott – violin

Italian born Lucia Di Blasio-Scott started her performing career at the age of six in Sanremo (Italy). She became Co-Principal of the Sanremo Symphony Orchestra in 1983. Seeking new horizons, she auditioned in Vienna for a position in the newly to be formed Natal Philharmonic Orchestra and subsequently moved to Durban where she soon was promoted to Vice-Principal First Violin. Lucia has been in Cape Town since 1993. She was a Principal Violin in the CTSO as well as the CTPO. An enthusiastic educator, Lucia has been teaching at Bishops for over 25years and as Part-Time lecturer at SACM since 2005.

Lucia is also a dedicated Chamber musician. She has performed with the Michaelis Players and with Prof. Shirley Gie’s Baroque Series 4x2. She is a member of the Cape Town Baroque Orchestra and of the School House Trio.

Lucia is the Leader and one of the founder members of the Cape Town Pops Orchestra, which has been in collaboration with the Cape Town Opera and with Richard Cock for the legendary Last Night of the Proms.