Welsh tenor Dafydd Jones is studying for a Masters degree at the Royal College of Music. He is a Huawei Scholar, supported by the Ivor Llewellyn Foster scholarship. He is also generously supported by the Munster Trust and is a member of the Josephine Baker Trust.
Dafydd won the 2021 Verbier Festival Prix Thierry Mermod and the Royal College of Music Lieder Competition and was runner-up in the Royal College of Music Lies Askonas Competition.
Operatic Roles include Don Ottavio Don Giovanni (OPRA Cymru), Monostatos Die Zauberflöte (Royal College of Music). He has appeared in opera scenes at the Royal College of Music as Richard Ruddigore, Adario Les Indes Galantes and Pastore and Apollo L’Orfeo.
Future engagements see Dafydd making his debut as an Alvarez Young Artist in L’Orfeo at Garsington Opera and Clotarco Armida for the Bregenz Festival in Austria.