We are proud to have Sir John Tomlinson as our patron.
Born in Lancashire, John Tomlinson studied at the Royal Manchester College of Music and with Otakar Kraus.
He sings regularly with The Royal Opera and English National Opera and has with all the major British opera companies.
In 1993, he won a Grammy Award for Bartok's Cantata Profana and in February 2007 he was honoured with the "Special Award" at the Laurence Olivier Award Ceremony. He was awarded a CBE in 1997 and Knighted in the Queen's Birthday Honours of 2005.