About the St Paul’s Quartet – Helen Paterson

Born in Pembrokeshire, Helen Paterson studied violin and viola in London and Vienna. After taking a break to complete a History degree at Cambridge University, she resumed her freelance career in London, playing with various groups, including The Academy of St Martin in the Fields, The London Symphony Orchestra and The Fibonacci Sequence.  For about 5 years, she was Principal Second Violin in the Philharmonia Orchestra, and she often guests as Principal in other orchestras, such as the London Philharmonic.