Benjamin Schilperoort read History at Trinity Hall, Cambridge, before taking his Masters in Voice at the Royal Academy of Music. Benjamin has worked with renowned conductors including Philippe Herreweghe, Ton Koopman and Sir Jeffrey Tate. Having commenced his stage training with the National Youth Theatre, Benjamin’s recent operatic roles include Golaud Pelléas et Mélisande, Colline La boheme, Fiorello Il Barbiere, Masetto Don Giovanni, and Seneca L’Incoronazione di Poppea.
Benjamin is also dedicated to the performance of song repertoire, and has performed at Wigmore Hall and Leeds Lieder Festival. On the concert platform, he has given recitals across Europe, and performed as a soloist in the prestigious Kohn Foundation Bach Cantata Series. In addition to his performing career, Benjamin is in high demand as a vocal teacher, and has given masterclasses for young singers at leading schools in the UK.
In October 2020 he joined La Chapelle Reine Elisabeth in Belgium as an artist-in-residence.