Selected by The Times as The Face to Watch in Opera 2020
"The thrilling Armenian soprano Anush Hovhannisyan." The Sunday Times
Winner of Second Prize at the 2020 Kathleen Ferrier Awards
Winner of the 2019 International Competition for Baroque Opera Pietro Antonio Cesti
Winner of the Grand Prix of the Concours international d'interprétation de la Mélodie Française de Toulouse 2019
Awarded a 2022 Borletti-Buitoni Trust Fellowship.
Julien Van Mellaerts
Winner of First Prize at the 2017 Kathleen Ferrier Awards, of the 2017 Wigmore Hall / Kohn Foundation International Song Competition, and of the Maureen Forrester Award at the 2018 Concours musical international de Montréal.
Winner of First Prize and the Audience Prize at the 2021 London Handel International Singing Competition
Catherine Carby sings the title role in Charpentier’s Médée for Pinbchgut Opera, opening on
1 December 2022.
Hear Julien Van Mellaerts on Regent Records’ new release of Russell Pascoe’s Secular
Hilary Cronin, Ruairi Bowen and Felix Kemp sing Messiah for the London Handel Festival at
St George’s, Hanover Square, on 1 December 2022.