Benjamin Frost

Benjamin FrostBen studied music at Exeter University, was Organ Scholar at Exeter Cathedral and became an associate of the Royal College of Organists. After University he studied at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama where his tutors included Gordon Back and Graham Johnson, and he trained as a repetiteur at the National Opera Studio.

Ben has worked with the BBC, Lesley Garrett, Nelly Miricioiu, Marianne Cornetti, Sally Matthews, English National Opera, European Chamber Opera, The Opera Group, Opera Circus, Opera Omnibus, First Act International Opera, Floral Opera, and Opera Mint. His experience as an accompanist and chorus master ranges from silent films at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, to The Boy Friend, Cabaret, Bernstein’s Trouble in Tahiti and several rarely performed operas with Chelsea Opera Group. He has also accompanied the London Symphony Chorus, the London Philharmonic Chorus and the BBC Singers.

Ben is currently working as a freelance repetiteur with English National Opera and is also Assistant Director of Music at St. Luke’s, Chelsea. He has recently been appointed Interim Assistant Chorus Master at English National Opera. He has also appeared on In Tune for Radio 3 and Operatunity for Channel 4. He has given many organ recitals, including Exeter and Bristol Cathedrals and Westminster Abbey. His conducting experience includes Mozart’s Coronation Mass with Stanley Hall Opera and concerts with the Occam Singers.