Kathleen Ferrier Awards 2021

We are thrilled to announce that following the successful completion of the preliminary auditions of the 2021 Kathleen Ferrier Awards, the following performers have been selected to take part in the semi-final. All these performances, together with those who are selected for the final will be available to view on-line, details of which will be made available in due course. The semi-finals and finals will take place at Henry Wood Hall on Friday 12th and Sunday 14th November 2021.

* denotes pianist competing for the Help Musician’s Accompanist’s Prize.

1     Jack Lee – Baritone

       Pianist – Chad Vindin

2     Sophie Sparrow – Soprano

       Pianist – Harry Rylance* 

3     Hugh Cutting – Counter-tenor

    ​   Pianist – George Ireland*

4     Helen Charlston – Mezzo

        Pianist – Natalie Burch* 

5     James Atkinson – Baritone

        Pianist – Ana Manastireanu*

6     Magnus Walker – Tenor

       Pianist – Enuji Han

7     Laura Peresivana – Soprano

        ​Pianist – Joseph Beesley*

8     Edward Jowle – Bass Baritone

       Pianist – Lucy Colquhoun

9     Cassandra Wright – Soprano

        Pianist – Ilan Kurtser*

10    Michael Lafferty – Baritone

        ​Pianist – Ashley Beauchamp*