Freda Parry Scholarship For Singers

James will be adjudicating the Freda Parry Scholarship For Singers in Southend On Sea in September 2015

The competition for this Scholarship, maximum value £1000, is held annually for candidates under 29 years, resident within 15 miles of the centre of Southend on Sea, and undertaking a course of advanced singing study at a recognised school or college.



Berlioz Te Deum


Royal Albert Hall


Wednesday, 3 June, 2015

James is delighted to Join the RPO, Guildford Choral. Portsmouth Choral Union, Chichester singers for a spectacular 175th Anniversary concert at the Royal Albert Hall. 



ROLE DEBUT Ruggero, La Rondine: What the critics said

La Rondine Post show 2014 IFORD

Following James' role debut of Ruggero in Puccini's "La Rondine" for Iford opera in June 2014 the following extracts have been taken from national press reviews: 


Opera Magazine writes: 'The naive, infatuated Ruggero was touchingly portrayed by James Edwards, whose ardent tenor gave 'Paris, the city of desire, a broadway heft and he was very convincing in the seduction scene. Chris Turner's elegant warm tenor contrasted well with Edwards' s larger sound.'


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