Indira Grier completed a Masters degree with Alexander Chaushian at the Royal College of Music London, where she held an RCM Scholarship. Previously she was taught by Melissa Phelps and and then Troels Svane at the Musikhochschule Lübeck. Indira has won Making Music’s 2019 Philip and Dorothy Green Young Artist Award, the 2019 RCM Unaccompanied Bach Prize, the 2018 RCM Concerto Competition performing the Elgar Cello Concerto and a Gold Medal in the 2019 Vienna International Music Competition. She has also won awards from the Hattori Foundation and the Countess of Munster Musical Trust. A keen chamber musician, Indira has enjoyed working with artists including Simon Crawford-Phillips, Andrew Marriner, Clio Gould, Matthew Truscott, Rebecca Gilliver and the Castalian Quartet.