Arts1 School of Performance: Matthew Palmer

Vocal Coach

Matthew Palmer

Matthew is a highly experienced opera singer, who trained at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama on the prestigious Opera Course under Robert Dean. He has since worked all over the UK for companies, including English National Opera, Opera North, Garsington Opera, Royal Opera House, Glyndebourne Education and has appeared in shows nominated for Olivier awards and won Opera Awards and Off West End awards. He is also passionate about theatre for children and enjoys a long-standing association with the Royal Opera House’s Opera Dots programme where he leads immersive Opera workshops for babies and children ages 0 to 5.

Preferring a more home orientated life now he has two wonderful children, Matthew runs a classical music events company with his wife, Castle Events and is passionate about teaching and exploring the technical differences in vocal styles.