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  ​Rhodri Prys Jones Tenor  

​​​​​From Llanfyllin, Mid Wales, Rhodri graduated with a BA Hons 2:1 degree in Music and Media from The University of  Wales Trinity St David, Carmarthen.

He has recently graduated from the Guildhall School of Music and Drama with a First Class degree, studying with Tenor Adrian Thompson.


Rhodri has recently begun his studies on the Opera Performance course at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama. He will be continuing his tuition with Tenor Adrian Thompson. 

Rhodri would like to thank Shirley Bassey directly for her support in awarding him the prestigious Shirley Bassey Award towards his studies at the Royal Welsh College.


In 2014 Rhodri was awarded The Help Musicians Maidment Award. In 2015, The Help Musicians Fleming Award. And in 2016, The Help Musicians Tutton Award for whom he is very grateful for their continued support.


Rhodri has also recently received both the Inaugural Janet Price Prize, and the Glynne Jones Scholarship from The Ryan Davies Memorial Fund. Both will go towards his second year of studies at The Royal Welsh College.

He would like to thank them both directly for their support.


Rhodri would also like to thank The Musicians' Company, for awarding him the Busenhart Morgan Evans Award towards his second year of studies. This award means a lot to him.


​Rhodri has also recently won the prestigious Ian Stoutsker Prize at The Royal Welsh Music and Drama. This was a competition that was open to all musicians of the college, where Rhodri was fortunate enough to win. He is very grateful to Ian Stoutsker's award, that will help fund his second year of studies.


Rhodri’s concert performances include Handel’s Messiah, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Stainer’s Crucifixion, Orff's Carmina Burana, Gounod's Messe Sollennele, Bruckner’s Mass in F Minor,

Puccini’s Messa Di Gloria, Haydn The Seasons, Mozart's Requiem, Vaughan Williams's Serenade To Music and Britten's St Nicholas Cantata.

Rhodri’s opera roles include Nemorino, Donizetti’s L’elisir d’amore with Opra Cymru; Triquet, Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin with Opra Cymru; Lleu Llaw Gyffes, Gwydion by Cwmni Theatr Maldwyn;  

Cover of Lensky, Tchaikovsky’s Eugene Onegin with Opra Cymru. Jupiter, Handel's Semele and Sam Kaplan in Kurt Weill's Street Scene at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.

Opera Chorus performances of Francesca Di Foix, The Adventures of Pinnochio, San Giovanni Batista and The Cunning Peasant with Guildhall School of Music and Drama,

Verdi’s Macbeth with Opra Cymru, Gair ar Gnawd with Welsh National Opera,  Don Pasquale with Longborough Festival Opera,  l’Italiana in Algeri and The Creation with Garsington Opera. 

Opera scenes include, El Remendado, Bizet with Opra Cymru. Almaviva, Rossini’s Barber of Seville,  Jaquino, Beethoven’s Fidelio and Robert Devereux, Britten’s Gloriana at The Guildhall School of Music and Drama.​

Ferrando, Cosi Fan Tutte.  Jenik, The Bartered Bride and Harlequin, Der Kaiser von Atlantis at The Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama.




O Lanfyllin, Sir Drefaldwyn, mi raddiodd Rhodri gyda gradd BA Hons 2:1 Cerdd a’r Cyfryngau o Brifysgol y Drindod Dewi Sant, Caerfyrddin. Mae newydd raddio o Goleg Cerdd a Drama y Guildhall yn Llundain,

gyda gradd dosbarth cyntaf, yn astudio yno gyda’r Tenor Adrian Thompson.

Mae Rhodri newydd ddechrau ei astudiaethau ar gwrs Opera yng Ngholeg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama yng Nghaerdydd, ac yn parhau i astudio gyda'r tenor Adrian Thompson.


Mi hoffai Rhodri ddiolch yn uniongyrchol i Shirley Bassey am ei chymorth ac am wobrwyo Rhodri gyda'r Shirley Bassey Award tuag at ei astudiaethau.


Yn 2014 mi dderbyniodd Rhodri y Help Musicians Maidment Award. Yn 2015 y Help Musicians Fleming Award.  Yn 2016, y Help Musicians Tutton Award.  Mae’n hynnod ddiolchgar am eu cymorth.


Mae Rhodri hefyd newydd dderbyn y Janet Price Award a hefyd Ysgoloriaeth Glynne Jones 0 Gr0nfa Goffa Ryan Davies.  Mi fydd yn cyfranu tuag at ei astudiaethau yng Ngholeg Cerdd a Drama Brenhinol Cymru.

Hoffai ddiolch i Janet ac i'r ymddiriedolaeth yn uniongyrchol am eu cymorth.

Mae perfformiadau cyngerdd Rhodri yn cynnwys Handel Messiah, Mendelssohn Elijah, Stainer Crucifixion, Bruckner Mass yn F Minor, Puccini Messa Di Gloria, Gounod Messe Sollennele, Haydn The Seasons ,

Mozart Requiem.Haydn The Seasons, Vaughan Williams Serenade To Music a Britten St Nicholas Cantata.

Mae prif rannau Rhodri yn cynnwys Nemorino, L’elisir d’amore gan Donizetti gyda Opra Cymru; Triquet, Eugene Onegin gan Tchaikovsky gyda Opra Cymru; Lleu Llaw Gyffes, Gwydion gan Cwmni Theatr Maldwyn;

ag yn eilydd Lensky, Eugene Onegin gan Tchaikovsky gyda Opra Cymru. Jupiter, Semele gan Handel gyda Coleg Cerdd a Drama Brenhinol Cymru.

Mae Rhodri wedi bod yng nghorysau yn cynnwys Francesca Di Foix, The Adventures of Pinnochio, San Giovanni Batista a The Cunning Peasant gyda Coleg Cerdd a Drama y Guildhall, Macbeth gan Verdi gyda Opra Cymru,

Gair ar Gnawd gyda Welsh National Opera,  Don Pasquale gyda Longborough Festival Opera a l’Italiana in Algeri gyda Garsington Opera. 

Mae ei scenes Opra yn cynnwys  El Remendado, Carmen gan Bizet gyda Opra Cymru. Almaviva, Barber of Seville gan Rossini. Jaquino, Fidelio gan Beethoven. A Robert Devereux, Gloriana gan Britten,

yng Ngoleg Cerdd a Drama y Guildhall.Ferrando, Cosi Fan Tutte. Jenik, The Bartered Bride  a Harlequin, Der Kaiser von Atlantis yng Ngholeg Brenhinol Cerdd a Drama Cymru.