Ballet Pianist

A pioneering student on their ground-breaking Pianist for Dance course, Wai Sum was trained by Scottish Ballet and graduated with distinction. She has worked for major companies and schools such as Birmingham Royal Ballet, Elmhurst School for Dance, Matthew Bourne’s New Adventures, Mark Morris Dance Group, and choreographers such as Ashley Page, David Bintley, Ian Spink, Patrick Hinson, Samira Saidi and Olivia Pickford.

Her skills at improvisation and innovative choices of music make Wai Sum much in demand to accompany free ballet classes. She is currently the Musical Director of Midland Theatre Ballet and enjoys a flourishing freelance career based in the Midlands

Wai Sum is also an experienced RAD and ISTD pianist and regularly accompanies for exams and classes.

Current and past employers include: