Kizzy Lumley-Edwards is an eighteen-year-old soprano from Whittington in Shropshire. She was awarded a Music Scholarship to Oswestry School at age seven and later a Music Scholarship to Ellesmere College where she sang with four choirs, including in St Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican and St George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle. She has won over thirty Vocal Solo competitions in UK festivals and came 2nd at Llangollen International Eisteddfod 2018.
In 2018, Kizzy joined RNCM’s Junior Conservatoire. She has been a member of the National Youth Choirs of Great Britain for five years and has just been accepted into the NYC and the National Youth Chamber Choir.
Her involvement with the Whittington International Chamber Music Festival started in 2014 when she played the violin as part of the Young Musicians ensemble, aged 11. She was absolutely delighted to be involved in the festival again in 2021, singing at the “After Show Party” with the professional musicians.
Kizzy will be joining the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in the autumn of 2021 to study a BMus degree in Music Performance (Voice).