Portraits of Classical Musicians Musicians are often fun people to paint. As sitters they almost always have a stage presence which they project. And this projected yet calm energy is what the painter picks up and tries to convert to meaningful coloured oily marks. In this way it takes two to make a portrait. Colin DavisDouglas BoydSheida DavisHelen Saunders HewettCressida WislockiCressida Wislocki - detailNatasha Jouhl - sopranoGordan NikolitchEleanor - sopranoCharlie - tenorDame Mitsuko UchidaSibelius