Izzy undertook her training at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama where she was awarded the Bridgewood & Neitzert Bach Prize for Strings 2019.
During her time at RWCMD, Izzy was appointed Principal Cellist of both the Royal Welsh Symphony and the Royal Welsh Chamber Orchestras. As a member of the Royal Welsh String Soloists, she performed alongside Nicola Benedetti, Pieter Wispelwey and Leonard Elschenbroich. Other experience includes touring the UK with ELO Again, composing, co-writing and recording cello lines for various artists, arranging and performing music for solo cello, giving recitals and playing at weddings.
Izzy has played in masterclasses taken by Raphael Wallfisch, Pieter Wispelwey, Paul Watkins, Narek Hakhnazaryan, Adrian Brendel, Alice Neary, Richard Tunnicliffe, The Schubert Ensemble, and Allegri Quartet, amongst others. She worked closely with Paul Patterson to perform the Welsh Premiere of his composition, Spider’s Web, for harp and string quartet.
Izzy enjoys solo, chamber and orchestral playing, and is regularly involved in video and audio recording sessions.