Timothy Hamilton studied at Kent University, Christ Church College and then at Trinity College of Music, London. He works as a freelance singer, specialising mainly in Opera. Tim has performed all over the World and has worked for a wide range of companies, including Scottish Opera, the Aldeburgh and Bregenz Festivals and Raymond Gubbay. Tim works regularly as a session singer and has recorded with various ensembles, choirs and opera companies, including the Grammy nominated French group Accentus and the BBC Welsh Chorus. He also works as a Musical Director and has worked on ‘West Side Story’, ‘Little Shop of Horrors’, ‘Sweet Charity’ and ‘Cabaret’ for the Hazlitt Theatre in Maidstone and ‘Beauty and the Beast’ (Music Hall, Shrewsbury, Opera House, Wakefield and Fernham Hall, Fareham), ‘Snow White’ (Weymouth Pavillion and Opera House, Wakefield) for John Spillers Pantomimes.
As a keyboard player Tim has played extensively with various bands and ensembles, performing for the likes of the King and Queen of Spain, Sarah Fergusson, King Hussain of Jordan, Prince Charles, Harrison Ford and Tony Blair. Recent projects have included the James Bond film ‘Quantum of Solace’ (Britten Festival Chorus) and the best selling recording of the Faure Requiem (Accentus on the Naive Label).