Benjamin Hamilton



Appointed as the choir's conductor towards the end of 2013, Benjamin commenced his studies of voice and conducting as Organ Scholar at St Mary's, Nantwich.  

Benjamin’s aim is to bring high-quality musical experiences to all, both audience members and performers.



He trains with Paul McGrath (English Touring Opera) and Toby Purser (English National Opera) and is mentored by Mark Heron (Royal Northern College of Music).

Benjamin holds a PhD from the University of Warwick.

Other than working with Ex Urbe he directs a number of choirs including Hampton Singers. He also musically directs High Time, Coventry’s opera company, in association with the Belgrade Theatre where he is a Springboard Artist.

Ben was recently appointed Choral Director for Warwickshire Choristers.