In memory of Hester Dickson, Malcolm Martineau’s mother and founding staff pianist on the course, this prize covers majority course fees for a singer and pianist to develop their special ensemble relationship.
2020 recipients of the Hester Dickson Duo Prize will be chosen following the advanced application deadline of Fri 10th April 2020. Please submit a bursary letter and recording at the point of application explaining why you would benefit from the award.
Previous recipients of the prize:
2019 Rose Stachniewska, Soprano and Marianna Abrahamyan, Accompanist
2018 Ted Black, Tenor and Rachel Fright, Accompanist
2017 Sinead O’Kelly, Mezzo-Soprano and Fionnuala Ward, Accompanist
2016 Andrew Randall, Baritone and Bernard Tan, Accompanist