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The Wessex Glyndebourne Association (2016)
Edmund grew up in London and began singing as a chorister at the London Oratory. He read aerospace engineering alongside a choral scholarship at Bristol University and studied singing with Angela Hickey. He received a scholarship to the Royal Academy of Music where he studied with Mark Wildman and Iain Ledingham supported by the Josephine Baker trust.
He was a 2017/18 National Opera Studio young artist supported by the Glyndebourne New Generation Programme, and Peter and Helen Blumer.
Edmund was a member of the Glyndebourne Chorus in 2016 and 2017, covering Masetto Don Giovanni for the 2016 tour and playing Lackey Ariadne auf Naxos in the 2017 festival. Operatic work for other companies has included Mozart’s Figaro, Don Alfonso Cosi fan Tutte, Dandini La Cenerentola, and Eddy in Turnage's Greek..
On the concert platform, engagements have included Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Bach’s St John and Matthew Passions, Bairstow’s Five Poems of the Spirit, Finzi’s In Terra Pax, Stanford's Songs of the Fleet and Vaughan Williams’ Five Mystical Songs.
He currently lives in Suffolk and studies with Dinah Harris.
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