Shropshire baritone Peter Edge graduated from the Royal College of Music, London, as a Master of Music in Vocal Performance with Distinction, where he was supported by the Walker Trust and tutored by Peter Savidge. Recent competition successes include winning the Chris Treglown Memorial Award and John Kerr Award for English Song, as well as being runner-up in the Lesley Garrett Opera Prize and David Clover Singer’s Platform Recital Competition.
Recent opera roles include Joyce’s Clockmaker Bussey’s A Timeless Figure (Tete-a-Tete), Figaro Mozart’s Marriage of Figaro (WSO - Opera North), Marcello Puccini’s La Boheme (Hampstead Garden Opera) and Schaunard Puccini’s La Boheme (Erin Arts Festival). Peter will be performing the roles of Leporello Mozart’s Don Giovanni at the Athenaeum Club, Pall Mall, and Count Almaviva Mozart’s Le Nozze di Figaro with Hampstead Garden Opera later this year.
Notable performances include singing on live TV and radio for the Salzburger Festspiele with the Monteverdi Choir, in August 2021, singing live on BBC Breakfast for the Italy vs England Euro 2020 Final, and Peter’s solo debut at the Royal Albert Hall, in December 2019. Peter is looking forward to singing Berlioz’s L'enfance du Christ in Zurich, Barcelona and Wells, with the Monteverdi Choir this Winter.
Biography updated on August 16th 2021. Please contact Peter for the most up to date biography.