Vocal Studies students are driven, dedicated and versatile, with a reputation for outstanding quality and professionalism.
Our singing professors are committed teachers with considerable experience as professional performers and a wide range of industry knowledge and insight.
We offer Principal Study at undergraduate and postgraduate levels. As a member of our department you will benefit from exceptional opportunities and one-to-one lesson time. Our comprehensive training includes vocal and performance technique, stagecraft, repertoire, historical performance, new music, audition preparation and language tuition, preparing students for high-level work on stage and in concert.
Students and recent graduates have found success in top concert venues, with opera companies in the UK and abroad, and in international competitions.
Marcus van den Akker
Michael Chance CBE
Head of Vocal Studies
Prof Mark Wildman
Henry Cummings Distinguished Professor of Singing
John Mark Ainsley
Sir Thomas Allen
Marjorie Thomas Visiting Professor
Sir Simon Keenlyside
Sir Arthur Sullivan Visiting Professor
Dame Felicity Lott
John Shirley-Quirk Professor