Meet the Harewood Artists of 2022/23

At the ENO we are committed to nurturing talent. Our ENO Harewood Artists programme enables exceptionally talented singers to perform with the ENO while receiving specialist coaching, support and guidance for 2-3 years and is funded through donations.

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Find out a bit more about the 9 Harewood Artists of our 2022/23 season:


Alexandra Oomens

Trained: Georg Solti Accademia, Conservatorium of Music Sydney, Royal Academy of Music

In 2022/23: Musetta La bohème (Fairfield Halls), Elsie Maynard The Yeomen of the Guard, A Lady-in-Waiting Gloriana, Frasquita Carmen

Previously at ENO: Josephine HMS Pinafore (2021/22), Pepik/ Woodpecker The Cunning Little Vixen (2021/22)

Isabelle Peters

Trained: Guildhall School of Music and Drama and the Royal Northern College of Music

In 2022/23: Kate The Yeomen of the Guard, Daughter 2 Akhnaten

Previously at ENO: First Bridesmaid The Marriage of Figaro, Yum-Yum The Mikado (Cover), Frasquita Carmen (Cover)


Amy Holyland

Trained: Guildhall School of Music and Drama, Royal Academy of Music, University of Manchester.

In 2022/23: Wellgunde The Rhinegold (Cover); Brigitta The Dead City (Cover)

Idunnu Münch

Trained: Richard-Strauss Conservatory, Hochschule für Musik und Theater Munich

In 2022/23: Angel It’s a Wonderful Life, Wellgunde The Rhinegold, Girlfriend 3 Blue

Previously at ENO: Siegrune The Valkyrie (2021/22), Venus Orpheus in the Underworld (2019/20), Ensemble Porgy and Bess (2018/19)


John Findon

Trained: Royal Conservatoire of Scotland and Guildhall School of Music and DramaI

In 2022/23: Spoletta Tosca, Mime The Rhinegold

Previously at ENO: Innkeeper/Cock The Cunning Little Vixen (2021/22), Luke The Handmaid’s Tale (2021/22); Remendado Carmen (2019/20), Witch Hansel and Gretel (2018/19)

Innocent Masuku

In 2022/23: Leonard Meryll The Yeomen of the Guard; The Spirit of the Masque Gloriana; Remendado Carmen; Gastone The Dead City

Zwakele Tshabalala

Trained: South African College of Music, Royal College of Music

In 2022/23: Tenor Angel It’s a Wonderful Life; The Son Blue

Previously at ENO: Hot Biscuit Slim/Young Tree Paul Bunyan


Benson Wilson

Supported by The Nicholas John Trust

Trained: New Zealand Opera School, Guildhall School of Music & Drama and National Opera Studio

In 2022/23: Morales CarmenHoremhab Akhnaten

Previously at ENO: Schaunard La bohème (2021/22), Guglielmo Così fan tutte (2021/22), Schaunard La bohème (ENO Drive & Live), John Shears Paul Bunyan (2018/19)

Ossian Huskinson

Trained: Royal Academy of Music

In 2022/23: Sciarrone Tosca; Angel It’s a Wonderful Life.

Previously at ENO: Bob Becket HMS Pinafore; Harashta the Poacher The Cunning Little Vixen