We are delighted to announce the results of the 2019 Kathleen Ferrier Competition
which was held at Wigmore Hall on 26 April 2019.

First Prize
Benson Wilson – Baritone

Second Prize
Theodore Platt – Baritone

Ferrier Loveday Song Prize
Ema Nikolovska – Mezzo-Soprano

Help Musician’s UK Accompanist’s Prize
William Green and Ella O’Neill

2019 Ferrier Award Finalists

The finalists for the 2019 Ferrier Awards are:

Tim Morgan                                   Counter-Tenor
Joseph Ramadan                           Piano

Maria Ostroukhova                     Mezzo-Soprano
Lucy Colquhoun                             Piano

Theodore Platt                              Baritone
Keval Shah *                                   Piano

Adam Maxey                                 Bass-Baritone
Ella O’Neill *                                   Piano

Ema Nikolovska                            Mezzo-Soprano
Gary Beecher                                  Piano

Benson Wilson                              Baritone
Lucy Colquhoun                             Piano

* denotes pianist competing for the Accompanist’s Prize as are Hamish Brown, William Green and Ashley Beauchamp who played in the semi-final.

Semi-final Schedule

We are pleased to announce the schedule for the Semi-Final of the 2019 Kathleen Ferrier Awards at Wigmore Hall starting at 1:30pm

James Atkinson  Baritone
Hamish Brown *  Piano

Erik Kallo  Counter-Tenor
Joseph Ramadan  Piano

Adam Temple-Smith  Tenor
William Green *  Piano

Ema Nikolovska  Mezzo-Soprano
Gary Beecher  Piano

Andrew Hamilton  Baritone
Ashley Beauchamp *  Piano

Adam Maxey  Bass-Baritone
Ella O’Neill *  Piano

INTERVAL [3.30pm]

Tim Morgan  Counter-Tenor
Joseph Ramadan  Piano

Maria Ostroukhova  Mezzo-Soprano
Lucy Colquhoun  Piano

Theodore Platt  Baritone
Keval Shah *  Piano

Samantha Clarke  Soprano
Marija Stručkova  Piano

Benson Wilson  Baritone
Lucy Colquhoun  Piano

* denotes pianist competing for the Help Musicians’ UK Accompanist’s Prize

Tickets are available from Wigmore Hall Box Office

2019 Semi-finalists

After a full five days of auditions the following twelve singers have been selected  to appear in the 2019 Kathleen Ferrier Competition semi-final on Wednesday 24 April at Wigmore Hall starting at 1.30 pm.

James Atkinson baritone
Samantha Clarke soprano
Andrew Hamilton baritone
Erik Kallo countertenor
Adam Maxey bass-baritone
Tim Morgan countertenor
Ema Nikolovska mezzo-soprano
Maria Ostroukhova mezzo-soprano
Theodore Platt baritone
Adam Temple-Smith tenor
Eline Vandenheede soprano
Benson Wilson baritone.

Confirmation of the accompanists, including those competing for the Help Musicians UK Accompanist’s Prize, will be published shortly.

Tickets are now available from Wigmore Hall Box Office