Biography

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Jamie recently graduated from the Royal Academy of Music with a distinction in his Choral Conducting Master's degree.


During his time at RAM, he participated in masterclasses with David Hill, Paul Brough (with the BBC Singers), James Burton, Simon Halsey and Paul Spicer. He has also had the privilege of conducting the Grammy-nominated Clarion Choir from New York in a masterclass with Steven Fox. 

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Jamie founded a new London-based group in May 2018: The Parry Consort. The group sings music from Byrd to the present day, and their inaugural concert is in May. In July 2018, Jamie started his new position at All Souls, Langham Place as Music Leader (0-18 Ministry). He is currently the Music Director of the Chamber Choir at Goldsmiths, University of London and Music Director of the Cappella Singers of Upminster. Formerly, he was Associate Conductor of the Royal Tunbridge Wells Choral Society until June 2018. 

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Jamie previously studied as an undergraduate at Royal Holloway, University of London, where he read Music, and was also a Choral Scholar in the world-renowned Choir of Royal Holloway. He featured on a number of recordings for Hyperion Records and Edition Peters Sounds, sung in live broadcasts for BBC Television and Radio, and enjoyed tours to the USA, Canada, Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and other parts of Europe. 


He is also in demand as a baritone, and regularly sings in churches and concerts around London. Jamie studied with renowned baritone Alex Ashworth at RAM. 


Jamie is a committed Christian. He is married to Ellie. He also loves sport, travelling and good coffee!