Eiddwen Harrhy FRCM FRSA FRWCMD HonDLitt
Professor – Royal College of Music, London 2003 – 2015
Eiddwen taught at RCM for over twelve years, with her studio including eminent singers and students here in the UK as well as in Europe. Notable student success continues in National and International Competitions, as well as establishing themselves as soloists on the International Opera Stage, Oratorio and Recitals in the recording studios, and with major agents worldwide.
Alongside her work at the RCM, Eiddwen has visited many Conservatoires around the world, teaching in Berlin, Dublin, Helsinki, Singapore, Stockholm, Utrecht, Vienna and Vilnius. She has also given Master classes in London, Dublin, Vilnius, Prague, Vienna and Buenos Aires.
Eiddwen was the Guest Vocal Coach at Vilnius Conservatoire for their first ever performance of any Handel Opera, (Xerxes).
Guest Vocal Coach – Indiana University, Bloomington 2010 – Present
Eiddwen has visited Indiana University for the past five years, supported by the Georgina Joshi Foundation. Working closely with the Jacobs School of Music, Eiddwen has given a number of Master classes and Workshops, as well as preparing students for productions in their Handel Opera Season; including Julius Caesar, Xerxes and Alcina.
Eiddwens students have won major competitions both in the UK and abroad, and are already appearing at National and International Opera Houses.
Eiddwen is a truly special teacher and accomplished pianist, taking her students through their music in a one on one fashion. Proficient in a number of languages, including Italian, German, French and Czech, which will assist her students with their language learning without the need for an outside tutor.
Eiddwen is also a highly experienced examiner, having sat on the panels at the Royal College of Music for over fifteen years for both auditions and end of year examinations. She has also examined for the RNCM, the DIT and the RWCMD