After graduating from the Royal Northern College of Music in 2007, Julie spent two years as Head of Strings at Kampala Music School, Uganda, developing the string department. Whilst in Uganda Julie gave many solo recitals and was Leader of the Kampala Symphony Orchestra.

Julie is now based in Stratford- upon- Avon and is enjoying a busy freelance career with ensembles in the Midlands. Julie is also passionate about education and teaches violin for Worcestershire Youth Music.