Niall Anderson

YEAR OF AWARD: 2017
AGE AT AWARD: 22
ARTFORMS: Music , Singing , Classical
WEBSITE:

NiallAndersonBaritone.co.uk


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TWITTER:

@NAndoBaritone


Biography

Originally from the Levenmouth area of Fife, Niall attended the Kirkland High School in Methil before going on to complete a Bachelor of Music Degree at the University of Aberdeen.

Niall's love for singing was encouraged from an early age, but his passion for classical singing was discovered during his undergraduate degree. Upon graduating from the University of Aberdeen Niall was awarded the Carlaw Music award for all round musicianship. He then went on to gain a place to study at the Royal Academy of Music under the tutelage of  Glenville Hargreaves and Jonathan Papp.

Performances to date include Bach's St Johannes Passion in Germany, Brahms Requiem, Rossini's Petite Mess Solennelle and the title role in Mozart's Le nozze di Figaro. Niall made his Wigmore Hall debut in the Autumn of 2017 in a recital with Julian Prégardien and Christoph Schnakertz.

 

Niall has been a member of the prestigious Royal Academy of Music Song Circle and a featured soloist in the 2018 Royal Academy of Music/Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series.

How the Award Helped

Niall's Award supported his postgraduate studies at the Royal Academy of Music.



"It is a tremendous privilege to study at such an institution and my Dewar Award has contributed to my studies immensely."