Association of British Orchestras

Jo Buckley

Chief Executive,
Dunedin Consort

Jo Buckley is Chief Executive of Dunedin Consort. She graduated from Cambridge University with a First Class degree in 2004, and went on to gain a PhD in Musicology from Durham University, focusing on the role of the slow movement in Beethoven’s music. After working with Britten Sinfonia, Northern Sinfonia and Live Music Now, she moved to Scotland and was Label Manager for Delphian Records before joining Dunedin Consort in 2018. She is also a freelance writer, specialising in programme notes for concerts and recordings, with a range of clients that include the BBC Proms, London Symphony Orchestra and Scottish Chamber Orchestra. Jo is a former external assessor for Creative Scotland, and is the author of the 2014 RCS/NMS Mapping Report on the provision of new music in Scotland. She is a member of the Royal Society of Edinburgh’s Young Academy of Scotland, and is on the Board of the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and St Mary’s Music School, Edinburgh.

Annual Conference

The next ABO conference will take place in Glasgow from 9 – 11 February 2022.