Vocal staff

Kate Paterson Head of Vocal Studies

 
Visiting Professors

John Mark Ainsley Visiting Professor of Opera
Sir Thomas Allen Visiting Professor of Singing
Barbara Bonney Visiting Professor of Opera
Susan Bullock CBE Marjorie Thomas Visiting Professor of Singing
Simon Keenlyside CBE Visiting Professor of Singing
Angelika Kirchschlager Visiting Professor of Singing
Anthony Legge Sir Arthur Sullivan Visiting Professor of Opera
Dame Felicity Lott Visiting Professor of Singing
Ann Murray DBE Visiting Professor of Singing
Dennis O’Neill CBE Richard Lewis Visiting Professor of Singing
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa Visiting Professor of Singing

Professors of Singing 

Alexander Ashworth
Catherine Benson
Richard Berkeley-Steele
Michael Chance CBE
Raymond Connell
Ryland Davies
Philip Doghan
Nuccia Focile
Andrew Foster Williams
Glenville Hargreaves
Yvonne Howard

Caitlin Hulcup
Kathleen Livingstone
Neil Mackie CBE
Prof. Susan McCulloch
Mary Nelson
Kate Paterson
Head of Vocal Studies
Elizabeth Ritchie
Brindley Sherratt John Shirley-Quirk Professor of Singing
Giles Underwood
Marie Vassiliou

Sarah Walker CBE
Lillian Watson
Mark Wilde
Mark Wildman Henry Cummings Distinguished Professor of Singing
Catherine Wyn Rogers

Director of Opera

Gareth Hancock

Vocal Coaches

James Baillieu Opera Role Coach; Vocal Repertoire Coaching
Michael Chance CBE Singing, and Baroque Opera Coach
Alexander Crowe Opera Role Coach
Matthew Fletcher Vocal Repertoire Coach
Christopher Glynn Vocal Coach
Sholto Kynoch Vocal Coach
Iain Ledingham Opera Role Coach; German Repertoire, Italian Recitative & Choirs
Joseph Middleton Vocal Coach
Jonathan Papp Opera Role Coach; Vocal Repertoire Coaching
Ian Partridge CBE Lieder and English Song; Vocal Repertoire Coaching
Michael Pollock Opera Role Coach
Valeria Racco Opera Role Coach
Jean Rigby Opera Role Coach
Marek Ruszczynski Vocal Coach
Andrew Smith Opera Role Coach, Vocal Repertoire Coaching
Philip Sunderland Head of Preparatory and Vocal Faculty Opera
Ingrid Surgenor MBE Vocal Repertoire Coaching; Principal Operatic Coach
Lada Valesova Opera Role Coach, Vocal Repertoire Coaching
Chad Vindin Vocal Coach

Song, Stagecraft and Languages

Ludmilla Andrew Russian
David Antrobus Drama Co-ordinator 
Gavin Carr English and American Song, Oratorio
Maria Cleva Italian
Florence Daguerre de Hureaux French
Mandy Demetriou Movement
Karen Halliday Movement
Caitlin Hulcup Opera Audition Repertoire
Esther Jones Vocal Ensemble
Yvonne Kenny Handel and Mozart Arias
Johanna Mayr German
Victoria Newlyn Movement
Isabella Radcliffe Italian
James Simmons Drama

Richard Stokes Professor of Lieder
Nicole Tibbels French
Mark Wilde English Song