Viola da gamba specialist Laura Vaughan is a dynamic and well-recognised member of the early music movement in Australia. Following her return from studies at the Royal Conservatory of The Hague in 2004, she has established an active performing career encompassing a wide range of solo and chamber repertoire across Australasia. Passionate about the unique sound world of the viol, Laura is committed to bringing this exquisite repertoire to audiences around the world. She is also one of the few exponents of the rare lirone.
Laura records regularly for ABC Classic FM as a soloist and chamber musician and performs with numerous ensembles including the Australian Brandenburg Orchestra, Orchestra of the Antipodes, Ironwood, Astra, Adelaide Baroque, Song Company, Opera Australia. Appearing on many CD recordings, Laura is also a founding member of the exciting baroque trio Latitude 37.