Adjudicator & Accompanist Directory

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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

Christina Thomson, Adjudicator: Music

Christina studied horn, piano, and singing at the Royal Academy of Music.

A career in Bavaria followed, playing and... Find out more

Anna Morgan, Adjudicator: Dance

Anna trained at the Deborah Capon College, and was also heavily influenced by her time training and working in America.  She... Find out more

Alison Marlow, Adjudicator: Dance

For many years Alison enjoyed a varied performing career on stage and television with most notable credits including ‘A... Find out more

Graeme Humphrey, Festival: Music

Graeme has been a teacher of piano all his professional life, both at the Royal Academy of Music for thirty-six years from... Find out more

Nathan James, Adjudicator: Dance

PhD., MA (Dist)., Fellow and & Examiner ISTD, FIDTA MBBO, ANATD, Cert Fe (QTLS)

Nathan trained in the Midlands in... Find out more

Janine Diamond, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Janine participated in her first festival at the age of five and, prior to her professional training, she was a committed... Find out more

Louise Manders, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Louise first trod the boards when only five days old. Her professional theatrical career, which included repertory, musicals... Find out more

Maria Jagusz, Adjudicator: Music

Maria trained as a dancer before taking up a place at the Royal Northern College of Music where she was awarded the Ricordi... Find out more

Sarah Jefferies, Adjudicator: Music

Sarah is a vocal graduate of the Royal Academy of Music, where she studied with Josephine Veasey and Patricia Clarke. Whilst... Find out more

David Hoult, Adjudicator: Music

Professor David Hoult has been an adjudicator member of the Federation for over forty years. He studied at Manchester... 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

Rebecca Moseley-Morgan, Adjudicator: Music

Rebecca won scholarships to RCM and Opera School and sung professionally at Glyndebourne, WNO and Opera 80 amongst others.... Find out more

Jenny Thornton, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Jenny trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, gaining awards for Character Acting and Most Promising Teacher.... Find out more

Barbara Lowe, Adjudicator: Music

Barbara is an experienced professional singer in all aspects of the vocal repertoire; and is a choral conductor and vocal... Find out more

Robert Bailey, Adjudicator: Music

Robert is a ‘cellist, pianist and conductor. He attended the Guildhall School of Music and Drama and has enjoyed a varied... Find out more

Frances Colyer, Adjudicator: Speech and Drama

Frances trained at the Guildhall School of Music and Drama, London (Teacher’s Diploma in Speech & Drama). She worked as... Find out more

Alison Seddon, Adjudicator: Dance

Alison began her dance training at her mother’s school, the Janet Ashton School of Dance, in Lincoln and then at Tozer... Find out more

John Pomphrey, Adjudicator: Music

John is an experienced teacher, adjudicator, choral conductor and choir trainer, vocal coach and examiner. His career in... Find out more

Susan Taylor, Adjudicator: Dance

Susan has completed all of her ISTD dance training with Judith Hockaday in Swindon and holds Fellowship status. She is also... Find out more

Michael Hancock, Adjudicator: Music

Michael is a distinguished musician with a career spanning over 40 years as a singer, pianist, conductor, teacher,... Find out more

Richard Deering, Adjudicator: Music

Richard has been an adjudicator member of the British and International Federation of Festivals for well over 30 years,... Find out more

Graham Fitch, Adjudicator: Music

Graham maintains an international reputation as a pianist, teacher, adjudicator and writer.

Graham is a regular... Find out more

Philip Dewhurst, Adjudicator: Music

Philip read music at the University of Newcastle-upon-Tyne under Professor Denis Matthews where he specialised in... Find out more

Jennifer Haley, Adjudicator: Dance

Jennifer trained in London from the age of five, with Tory Morgan, Maude Wells & Letty Littlewood; three inspiring... Find out more