Iliana Kanellopoulou, 2018

Susie Blankfield is a London-based cellist and string arranger who has worked with high-profile artists across a wide spectrum of genres.

Biffy Clyro • David Rodigan & The Outlook Orchestra • Dermot Kennedy • Freddie McGregor  • Freya Ridings • General Levy • Grace Carter • Jade Bird • James Arthur • Julian Marley • Lapsley • Little Mix • Mala • Maxi Priest • Me & My Friends • Michael Ball • Mr. Eazi • Newham Generals • Oscar Jerome • Samm Henshaw • Susan Boyle • Winnie Raeder

TV & radio: BBC - Top of the Pops, Radio 1 Live Lounge, Annie Mac Show, Huw Stephens Show • ITV - BRIT Awards, X Factor, Britain's Got Talent, The Sara Cox Show • Channel 4 - Sunday Brunch, 4Music • MTV Unplugged • Late Night Berlin • 1Live Radio Germany

Theatre & live work: National Theatre • Soho Theatre • Royal Albert Hall • Royal Festival Hall • Glastonbury Festival • Camden Roundhouse • Underbelly Festival • Raindance Film Festival • Boomtown • The Jazz Café • Hammersmith Apollo • Birmingham Symphony Hall • Lovebox • Green Man Festival • Watford Palace Theatre • Eastern Electrics • Secret Garden Party • XOYO • Manchester Opera House • Oslo Opera House • St David's Hall • Paradiso • Bataclan • DR Koncerthuset

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Committed to music education, Susie has taught Early Years music, whole-class strings and piano lessons for the Tower Hamlets and Camden music services. She has worked in Community Arts projects for Soundcastle and Spitalfields Music and continues to teach private music lessons on a weekly basis.


Susie is a graduate of Bristol University and Trinity Laban Conservatoire.

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