Judith BinghamJudith Bingham (born 21 June 1952) is an English composer and mezzo-soprano singer.
Bingham was born on 21 June 1952, in Nottingham. Her parents are Jack Bingham and Peggy Bingham (née McGowan). She was educated at High Storrs Grammar School for Girls in Sheffield, and attended the Royal Academy of Music from 1970 to 1973, where she received the Principal’s Prize for Music in 1972 and was elected as an associate in 1997. Her teachers included Malcolm MacDonald, Eric Fenby, Alan Bush and John Hall (composition) and Jean Austin-Dobson (singing).
After graduation, she continued her composition studies privately with Hans Keller (1974–80). She is a Fellow of the Royal Northern College of Music. She was a member of the BBC Singers from 1983 to 1995.
Bingham was appointed Officer of the Order of the British Empire (OBE) in the 2020 New Year Honours for services to music.
In 1985, she married Andrew Petrow but the marriage dissolved in 2011. Provided by Wikipedia