Peter Edge


Peter Edge is a Bass-Baritone in his first year of Masters at the Royal College of Music, London, under the tutelage of Peter Savidge and Gary Matthewman and supported by the Walker Trust, Shrewsbury. Peter graduated from the Royal Northern College of Music in 2017 with a First-class honours Degree. Competition successes include the International Medal at the Llangollen International Eisteddfod, RNCM Freckleton Prize and the Doherty Cup for Singing. Peter also achieved Highly Commended in the Kathleen Ferrier Bursary Competition. 

Opera roles include Alfio/Cavalleria rusticana, Dulcamara/L’elisir d’amore, Snug & Theseus/A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Pooh-Bah/The Mikado, Robin/Ruddygore, Papageno/Die Zauberflöte and Masetto/Don Giovanni with Opera Loki, where Peter toured France and the UK. He has also performed scenes of Un Giorno di Regno (Tesoriere), Zaretsky/Eugene Onegin, Alidoro/La Cenerentola, Frederic/Lakmé and Guglielmo & Don Alfonso/Così fan tutte. Peter is also in demand as an oratorio soloist and has recently performed Bach’s St John Passion, Brahm’s Requiem, Handel’s Messiah and Vaughan William’s Dona Nobis Pacem. In September, Peter was invited to be interviewed and perform live on BBC Radio 3’s live drive time show In Tune, with presenter Sean Rafferty.

Longborough debut: Littore, Ensemble/L'incoronazione di Poppea (2018)