James Bingham (INO Studio and Outreach Producer)
James Bingham has been described by the Sunday Times as ‘unashamedly messianic’ about classical music inclusion and accessibility. He worked as project co-ordinator in the education department at Glyndebourne, and as a choral delivery artist for Leeds-based Opera North where he conducted around a thousand children a week on a variety of different projects for the company. In November 2018 James joined the team at Irish National Opera as their Studio and Outreach producer, aiming to build a wide a variety of projects to engage new audiences with operas.Read More
James has worked as a freelance choral conductor and animateur for organisations including Brighton Festival Youth Choir, Sheffield Cathedral, Only Boys Aloud and The National Children’s Choir of Great Britain. He holds an MA in choral conducting from the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama where he studied with BBC chorus master, Neil Ferris. He also blogs at senseofpitch.com and was one of four finalists in the 2018 h100 Young Influencer of the Year Award in association with The Hospital Club and The Arts Desk. James also currently sings as a tenor with New Dublin Voices.