Robert McAllister wins Irene Sandford Singing Competition

November 262016

From a field of 37 young singers, Robert McAllister emerged the winner of this prestigious internal competition, which carries a top prize of €2,000.

Robert, a student of Veronica Dunne, is in his first year of the RIAM’s Recital Artist Diploma.

Irene Sandford was Head of Vocal Studies at the RIAM for five years and this award is given Irene Sandfordby her husband, Billy Reid, in her honour.