Ian Tindale

Ian Tindale has performed across London, the UK and Europe. Following studies at Selwyn College, Cambridge and the Royal College of Music, London, Ian was awarded the Pianist’s Prize in the Wigmore Hall/Kohn Foundation Song Competition in 2017, and he has been the recipient of accompaniment prizes at the Kathleen Ferrier Awards, Royal Overseas League Music Competition and the Gerald Moore Award. Ian is a Britten Pears Young Artist and a Samling Artist.

Concert highlights have included a recital in the Leeds Lieder Festival with tenor Nick Pritchard to give the world premiere performance of Daniel Kidane’s Songs of Illumination, and with regular duo partner soprano Harriet Burns, the Albion Quartet and flautist Adam Walker at the Ryedale Festival. Other highlights include performances at Wigmore Hall, Sage Gateshead and Snape Maltings Concert Hall with artists such as Soraya Mafi and BBC New Generation Artist James Newby, at festivals including the Oxford Lieder Festival, Buxton Festival, and Petworth Festival. In the 2018-19 season Ian performed with baritone and ECHO Rising Star Josep-Ramon Olivé in recitals across Europe including Amsterdam’s Concertgebouw and Palau de la Música in Barcelona, as well as in Luxembourg, Cologne and Stockholm. Recent highlights include Britten, Tippett and Shostakovich songs for English Touring Opera; the 25th anniversary Samling Artist Showcase at Wigmore Hall; and a recital tour of the Netherlands with Harriet Burns. Recent recording projects include a sequence of song recitals video-recorded in lockdown with singers such as Robin Tritschler and Julien van Mellaerts, and the first in a planned series of recordings with Ensemble Kopernikus exploring the chamber music of Percy Hilder Miles for MPR.

Recent recital work includes a recital of Beethoven and Schubert with Nick Pritchard, a return to the Leeds Lieder Festival with Samling, a Lewes Festival of Song recital with Harriet Burns, and the inaugural concerts in Ian’s own song festival in September. www.iantindale.com