This page includes a complete list of all Aldeburgh Music staff.

Please click here for details of job vacancies.

Chief Executive: Roger Wright:
PA/Administrator: Jane Alexander

Head of Artistic Planning: Dan Whitfield
Artistic Administrator: Hettie Hope
Artistic Planning Co-ordinator: Sharon Goddard*
Opera Administrator: Chelsea Lawrence
Freelance Project Management: Jo Seifert*
Programme Book Editor: Jane Bellingham*

Artist Development Manager, Vocal & Residencies: Caro Barnfield (on maternity leave)
Artist Development Manager, Instrumental: Maria Dobing*
Artist Development Administrator, Vocal: Imogen Hurst
Artist Development Administrator, Residencies: Rebecca Knights
Artist Development Administrator: Emily Curwen

Head of Education: Phillipa Reive
Education Manager: Lizzie Woods
Education Officer: Karen Dickman

Friday Afternoons Administrator: Hannah Tripp*
Project Manager (Friday Afternoons): Ann Barkway+

Head of Aldeburgh Young Musicians: Colin Virr
Aldeburgh Young Musicians Coordinator: Otis Luxton*
Aldeburgh Young Musicians Assistant: Tilly Gugenheim*

The River Alde at Snape. Photo: Paul Morris

Head of Finance: Terry Comer
Financial Accountant: Rachel Tompkins
Finance Assistant: Adrian Smith

Human Resources
Interim HR Manager: Helen Fletcher*+

Head of External Relations: Kate Lloyd (on maternity leave)
Head of Fundraising and External Relations (maternity cover): Penny Jonas*
Trusts & Foundations Manager: Becky Marley
Legacies & Donations Manager: Julia Ransome*
Proposal Writer: Andrew Aughton*+
Special Events Fundraiser: Nicola Anderson*
Friends Administrator: Kat Reading*
Fundraising Administrator: Nick Thorpe
Corporate Development Manager: Ciara Scallon*
Events Co-ordinator: Polly Webb*


Head of Communications: Shoel Stadlen
Digital Manager: Matthew Jolly
Marketing Campaigns Co-ordinator: Terezija Hirs*
Digital & Design Officer: Sam Murray-Sutton
Communications Officer: Joanna van der Hoeven*
National Press Representation: Macbeth Media Relations

General Manager: Harry Young

Operations Administrator: Nikki Horton*
Operations Co-ordinator: Tracy Virr*
Systems and Data Manager: James Dobing
Reception: Caroline Samuel
Weekend Visitor Centre Assistants (job-share): Meryem Siemmond*, Maggie Smith*, Patti Caplin*

Box Office Manager: Peter Mulgrew
Box Office Assistants: Aiden Higgs*, Beverley Osborn*, Clare Palmer*, Sian Peasey*,  Nigel Suckling*,  Pam Walker*, Kathy Willan*
House Manager: Jeremy Althorpe*
Deputy House Manager: Deborah Dann*

Buildings and Stage Manager: Ron Green
Deputy Buildings Manager: Aleck Green
Concert Hall Housekeeping Supervisor: Myrna Green
Buildings & Stage Technician: Jason Copping

Technical Co-ordinator: Geoff Spain
Assistant Technician: Jake Hughes

Keyboard Instruments: Graham Cooke+
Elizabeth Court Manager: Shani Scott

Interim Catering and Events Manager: Adam Lambert

Simon Robey (Chairman); Sarah Zins (Deputy Chairman), David Robbie (Treasurer), William & Miranda Kendall, Angela Lynch; Trevor Phillips, Garth Pollard; Patricia Swannell; Alasdair Tait; Laura Wade-Gery; Roger Wright.

Simon Robey (Chairman), Stephen Barter, Miranda Kendall, David Robbie, Richard Wyatt, Sarah Zins

The Lord Stevenson of Coddenham, CBE

Alan Britten, CBE

Sarah Bardwell, Britten–Pears Foundation, Colin Matthews, Britten–Pears Foundation; Relationship Manager, Arts Council England; Richard Smith, Suffolk County Council

The Lord Briggs, The Lord Geddes, Lady Maddocks, Lord Moser

Heather Harper, Donald Mitchell, Murray Perahia

* temporary, casual or part-time member of staff
+ freelance worker



The Britten–Pears Story and Snape Maltings Concert Hall tour

Click below to view a short video about the history of the Aldeburgh Festival and the Britten–Pears legacy, and for a tour of Snape Maltings Concert Hall with the late maltster and Concert Hall manager, Bob Ling.