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Welcome to Derek Warby Artist Management,
home to some of the UK’s finest ensembles and musicians.

Derek Warby Artist Management was formed in the summer of 2007 to manage a range of ensembles and musicians. Active in professional music management since 1980, Derek Warby has worked with some of the world’s most established musicians and is now privileged to look after the Amstel Saxophone Quartet, the Auricle Ensemble, the Dante Quartet, Divertimenti Ensemble, Primavera Chamber Ensemble, the Visontay-Kym Duo and the Zimro Trio, as well as Dutch jazz/swing violinist Tim Kliphuis and the comedy string quartet Graffiti Classics.

We are delighted to welcome DWAM's latest clients, the Wiener Kammersymphonie.

Latest News

Amstel Saxophone Quartet
Following its highly successful debut at Wigmore Hall last July, the Amstel Saxophone Quartet is delighted to have been invited for a return visit in July 2015.

Auricle Ensemble
The Ensemble is preparing for it major presentation The Saxophone at 200 in Glasgow on 9 November.

Dante Quartet
The Dante Quartet is celebratng the excellent reception to its latest CD of the string quartets by Zoltán Kodály on the Hyperion label. It was chosen as Chamber Choice in the March issue of BBC Music Magazine.
"The unflinching integrity of their interpretation and the excitement of their playing were consistently superb."
The Guardian, February 2014

Following a triumphant tour of northern Scotland in March 2012, the ensemble has also completed its second tour of concerts throughout northern England and Scotland.
"The audience was totally enthralled with the intensity of the music and the ensemble’s commitment... . The ovation was one of the longest a Music Nairn audience has given, and deservedly so." Michael Barnett, Nairnshire Telegraph

Graffiti Classics
The world's funniest string quartet has had a busy time, with tours of Sweden, Northern Ireland, Scotland and Lancashire.

Primavera is delighted to have had its Carnival of the Animals project well received at this year's Perth Festival in Scotland in May.
"Thank you for two wonderful concerts." Sandra Ralston, Perth International Music Festival
"Two of my friends thought it one of the best concerts they had heard." Mollie McCallum, Strathearn Music Society