Ruth Gerald – 2019 Adjudicator – Piano
Ruth was Head of Keyboard Studies at the Royal College of Music and previously Head of Keyboard at the Birmingham School of Music. Educated in Australia, she gained a Bachelor of Music degree from Adelaide University and continued with post-graduate studies at the Royal College of Music where she was a gold medallist.
Her career has always pursued a very wide path, solo recitals, concertos, chamber music, accompanying, adjudicating, examining and teaching. Alongside her work as a British and International Federation of Festivals Adjudicator, she has given master-classes and seminars in UK and abroad and is actively involved in many aspects of the work of ABRSM