for the outstanding quality and scope of the performances and work in any context of an individual singer in the UK between January 2018 and June 2019.
This year's shortlist for Singer was decided by an independent panel drawn from across the music profession comprising:
- Anna Picard, writer
- James Clutton, Director of Opera, Opera Holland Park
- Joseph Middleton, pianist / Director, Leeds Lieder
- Sara Mohr-Pietsch, broadcaster, writer and curator
- Toby Spence, tenor