Matthew Gibson
Matthew Gibson is an Emerging Artist Répétiteur at the Mascarade Opera Studio in Florence. He was previously a student on the Master’s Répétiteurship programme (2020-22) at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland’s Alexander Gibson Opera Scho...
Matteo Londero
Matteo Londero gained his diploma in piano from the J. Tomadini Conservatoire in Udine and the Santa Cecilia Conservatoire in Rome, where he studied with Maestro Benedetto Lupo. Matteo continued his studies with the pianist Lukás Michel at the Facul...


Sophie Sparrow
New Zealand soprano Sophie Sparrow has been at Royal Academy Opera studying with Kate Paterson, Marcus van den Akker, and Jonathan Papp for the past 2 years. She also holds a Master of Performance (Distinction) from GSMD, and a Bachelor of Commerce i...


Aebh Kelly
Irish mezzo-soprano Aebh Kelly is a graduate of the Royal Irish Academy of Music where in 2020, under the direction of Virginia Kerr and Dearbhla Collins, she achieved first class honours. Aebh was selected to compete in the final round of the 2019 N...


Faik Mansuroğlu
Tenor Faik Mansuroğlu was born in Hatay, Turkey. Originally trained as a baritone, in 2021 Faik changed into the Tenor Fach. As an ensemble member of Ankara State Opera he has since performed the roles of Riccardo (Un ballo in maschera) and Turridu ...
Aaron Godfrey-Mayes
British tenor Aaron Godfrey-Mayes was a member of Royal Academy Opera under the tutelage of singing teacher Mark Wildman and vocal coach Iain Ledingham. Aaron also completed his undergraduate and postgraduate at the Royal Academy of Music, achieving ...
Ángel Vargas
Puerto-Rican tenor Ángel Vargas recently placed as a National Semifinalist at the Metropolitan Opera’s Eric and Dominique Laffont Competition 2022. He also participated in Houston Grand Opera’s Eleanor McCollum Competition where he placed as a f...


Grisha Martirosyan
Armenian baritone Grisha Martirosyan graduated with an MA from the Yerevan State Conservatoire in 2021. In 2020, he spent a term at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland on the Erasmus exchange programme. The student productions of opera scenes include...
William Desbiens
French-Canadian baritone William Desbiens graduated from the Mannes School of Music in New York. His roles have included Conte d'Almaviva in Le nozze di Figaro, Dandini in La Cenerentola and Silvio in Pagliacci. In 2020 and 2021 he was awarded an enc...


Connor Baiano
British-Italian bass Connor Baiano studied at the Royal Northern College of Music, the Royal Academy of Music, and Royal Academy Opera, coached by Mark Wildman and Ingrid Surgenor. He was a recipient of the Colin Murray and Verdun Davies Scholarships...

Associate Artists

Floriana Cicio
Floriana Cicio has recently participated as a Young Artist for the inaugural class at the Mascarade Opera Studio in Florence, Italy during the 2020-2021 season. In 2021 she made her debut as Zerlina in Mozart’s Don Giovanni at the Teatro "Eleonora ...
Marianna Hovhannisyan
Armenian soprano Marianna Hovhannisyan graduated from the Yerevan State Conservatoire in 2019 with an MA in classical singing. Roles to date have included Adina in L'elisir d'amore, Norina in Don Pasquale, Nella and Lauretta in Gianni Schicchi and Vi...