Since 2016, Ian Maclay and Jenny Robinson have been working together promoting concerts and running recording sessions under the name Kestrel Music. We are freelance and independent.
Ian Maclay was Managing Director of the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra for 25 years in total until his retirement in 2016. Between spells at the RPO he held posts as Director of Planning and Marketing at the Royal Festival Hall, Managing Director of both IMG Artists and Air Recording Studios, and for five years was General Manager of the BBC Concert Orchestra. While at the RPO, Ian also held the post of Artistic Director of Cadogan Hall.
Jenny Robinson has been General Manager (and before that Concerts Manager) of the City of London Choir for 21 years, running concerts in all the major London concert halls. Previously she was a City solicitor specialising in entertainment law. She also ran a lunchtime recital series at St George the Martyr, Borough High Street for four years.