Xavier Hetherington

Award: Postgraduate Award

Year: 2018

Genre: Classical

Instrument/voice type: Voice - Tenor

Location: Royal College of Music

Website: www.xtenor.com

Xavier's first experience of singing was as a chorister in Salisbury Cathedral. He was educated further at Charterhouse and then as a choral scholar St John's College, Cambridge. He has won a scholarship to study with Tim Evans-Jones at the Royal College of Music from September 2018 and will be supported there by Help Musicians UK. He hopes for a long and busy career singing opera, oratorio and art song.

Who we have helped

“Help Musicians UK supported me emotionally and financially through serious illness.  They also helped my string quartet, the Ligeti Quartet, expand into Europe through their awards programme.”

Mandhira, 34, Violinist