'Samling is a leading authority in the training of young classical voices and piano accompanists, both nationally and internationally.' John Gilhooly, Director of Wigmore Hall
'The guidance, nurturing, inspiration, advice, experience and exposure that Samling offers young singers is second to none.' Anna Stéphany, mezzo-soprano
'A great operatic tradition passing from one generation to the next.’ The Guardian
‘The bright, emerging talent of the future, touched with genius.’ BBC Radio 3
Since 1996, 49 Samling Artists have been prizewinners at the prestigious Kathleen Ferrier Awards, BBC Cardiff Singer of the World, Neue Stimmen and Operalia World Opera competitions.
Samling Artists now grace the world’s great opera houses and concert halls, including Royal Opera House Covent Garden, Metropolitan Opera New York, Wiener Staatsoper, Wigmore and Carnegie Halls.
Samling Institute for Young Artists—through performance and learning opportunities—nurtures young classical singers and piano accompanists. From students to emerging professionals, hundreds of young artists have benefited since the charity was founded in 1996. They see their time with Samling Institute as a springboard and inspiration.