Sarah Sew is winner of the Maisie Lewis Young Artists’ Fund Award from the Worshipful Company of Musicians, which supported her recital debut at Wigmore Hall in 2011. She is also recipient of the prestigious Emanuel Hurwitz Award for an outstanding UK violinist from the Martin Musical Scholarship Fund, the Royal Academy of Music’s J & A Beare Prize, the Aleksander Pavlovíc Award from the European Union Youth Orchestra. Sarah served as Concertmaster of the European Union Youth Orchestra from 2010–2012 under its music director Vladimir Ashkenazy and numerous guest conductors, touring extensively to major concert halls in Europe, Asia and the USA. She also spent 2 years in Ireland as Principal First Violin with the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, run by national broadcaster, Raidió Teilifís Éireann. Sarah currently appears throughout Europe as a guest concertmaster, director, soloist and chamber musician.