Adjudicator & Accompanist Directory

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Rachel Gregory, Adjudicator: Music

Rachel studied recorder and viol with Carl Dolmetsch and harpsichord with Ruth Dyson.

She is on the visiting panel... Find out more

Claire Jennings, Adjudicator: Dance

Claire trained at the Royal Academy of Dance, and her performance experience includes cabaret, modelling, television... Find out more

Andrew Sherwood, Adjudicator: Music

Born and educated in Africa, Andrew studied violin and composition at the RCM. He has performed across the world as... Find out more

Maryrose Swarbrick, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Maryrose has worked extensively at all levels in the theatre, amateur and professional, in everything from pantomime to... Find out more

Eileen Field, Adjudicator: Music

Soprano soloist, accompanist and choral director, Eileen studied at the Royal Academy of Music and is a teacher of singing... Find out more

Nancy Litten, Adjudicator: Music

Nancy entered the Royal Academy of Music at age 16 on an open piano scholarship, winning prizes while there. She also... Find out more

Paul Bench, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Paul studied at London and Birmingham Universities, specialising in literary theory, then the Guildhall School in acting and... Find out more

Keith Allen, Adjudicator: Music

Keith was awarded a scholarship to the Royal College of Music, going on to take post-graduate studies at Birmingham,... Find out more

Sheila Kent, Adjudicator: Music

Sheila graduated from the Northern School of Music just before it was renamed RNCM and also studied at the Universities of... Find out more

Patricia Mulligan, Festival: Speech and Drama

Patricia has been involved in the festival movement from an early age, performing in festivals and feiseanna all over... Find out more

Gemma Summerscales-Heard, Adjudicator: Dance

Gemma is an Approved Tutor and a Dual Fellowship member of the ISTD.

Gemma trained at Summerscales Performing Arts... Find out more

Sam Dunkley, Adjudicator: Music

Sam studied at the University of Huddersfield. He has gone on to sing for Opera North, in their commission ‘Songs at the... Find out more

Mark Tanner, Adjudicator: Music

Mark is a concert pianist, composer, writer and teacher, who has premièred, recorded and broadcast many works by prominent... Find out more

June Hornby, Adjudicator: Dance

A Fellow and Life Member of the ISTD, June has been involved in Dance Festivals since she was a Student.

She has been... Find out more

Julie McLoughlin, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Julie trained at Rose Bruford College of Speech and Drama, worked in the professional theatre and has full Equity membership... Find out more

Suzanne Higgins, Adjudicator: Music

After studies in Yorkshire, Liège and Cologne, in which latter cities she joined the opera choruses, Suzanne taught singing... Find out more

Jonathan Owen, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Jonathan trained as a Drama & Music teacher at St. Peter’s College, Birmingham University’s Faculty of Education. He... Find out more

Arthur Webb, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

After graduating from Queen’s University, Belfast with a B.Ed degree in English and Drama, Arthur studied at the Guildhall... Find out more

John Gough, Adjudicator: Music

John enjoys a busy career as solo pianist, chamber music player, accompanist, teacher and adjudicator.

He has given... Find out more

Frith Trezevant, Adjudicator: Music

Frith is career teacher with over 26 years’ experience of teaching singers of all abilities and over a wide age range. Her... Find out more

Jane Lister, Adjudicator: Music

Jane has considerable experience as a teacher and adjudicator, teaching at Westminster School,Westminster Abbey Choir School... Find out more

Catherine, Accompanist

Catherine studied the piano at Royal Birmingham Conservatoire with Frank Wibaut and the late Paul Hamburger, moving to the... Find out more

Jodie Clark, Adjudicator: Dance

Jodie trained at Bird College where she won the Dancing Times Choreography Award and graduated with Distinction. She enjoyed... Find out more

Timothy McCarthy, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Timothy studied Speech & Drama at the Cork School of Music; graduated from the National University of Ireland with an MA... Find out more

Christopher Field, Adjudicator: Music

Christopher has enjoyed a widely varied musical career. As a schoolboy he sang at the coronation service of HM Queen in... Find out more