Our performance goes from ppp to fff: passionate, progressive and professional to formidable, fresh and friendly

Our Musical Director

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Benjamin Costello

Ben is a freelance musical director, singing coach, accompanist and adjudicator, working internationally. He is also Artistic Director of Thames Concerts, Founding Director of Kingston Chamber Singers, Chorus Master for the Leith Hill Musical Festival, Assistant Artistic Director of Thames Philharmonic Choir, and presently on the faculties at Trinity Laban and Laine Theatre Arts. Over a twenty-year career he has been a musical director on numerous productions across the U.K., and as an accompanist and coach collaborates with countless singers and instrumentalists. He is an adjudicator member of the British and International Federation of Festivals.  A specialist in musical theatre, Ben works for most of the major London performing arts colleges. Born and based in London, his early career included répétiteur work with the London Symphony Orchestra and various London theatre and opera groups. He is a Liveryman of the Worshipful Company of Musicians, organising and chairing the Company’s annual musical direction scholarship. Outside of music he is a keen motorcyclist. www.bencostello.com