Theo Platt & Keval Shah

SINGER: British-Russian baritone Theodore Platt has received several prices: He was the winner of the 3rd Prize at the Veronica Dunne International Singing Competition, 2nd Prize at the 2019 Kathleen Ferrier Award, and 1st Prize at the 2018 Lies Askonas Competition. 

Platt studies at the RCM Opera Studio with Russell Smythe, supported by: The Marc Feigen, Sybil Tutton Trust, Countess of Munster Musical Trust, and the Josephine Baker Trust.
Theodore Platt recent engagements includes the title role in Le Nozze di Figaro, Internationale Meistersinger Akademie, Verbier Festival Academy, and the first Wigmore Hall French Song Exchange.

PIANIST: Keval Shah is a sought-after accompanist and chamber musician, appearing at venues including Wigmore Hall and Queen Elizabeth Hall. He has been engaged at the Aldeburgh festival, Oxford Lieder festival, and Heidelberger Frühling Festival. 

Shahs upcoming engagements include recitals at the Buxton and Edinburgh Festivals, a debut album with Linn Records, and the continuation of a project to perform the complete songs of Wolf. Keval Shah studied at Cambridge University and the Royal Academy of Music, graduating from both institutions with distinction. In 2019, he was appointed Edison Fellow of the British Library, London.