Welsh tenor Trystan Llyr Griffiths hails from Clunderwen, Pembrokeshire. In 2005, he received a Scholarship to Trinity University College Carmarthen to study a degree course in ‘Theatre, Music and Media’ and was fortunate to perform in various musical shows. He recently completed a Postgraduate Master of Arts Vocal degree at the Royal Academy of Music in London, and will commence further postgraduate studies in Opera Performance at the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama in Cardiff next season. He has won numerous prizes and awards including the 2009 Osborne Roberts award (Blue Riband under 25) at the National Eisteddfod of Wales, the London Male Voice Choir Scholarship and the David Lloyd and Jean Skidmore Scholarship for the most promising tenor and most recently the 2011 W. Towyn Roberts scholarship at the National Eisteddfod in Wrexham. Trystan performs regularly as a soloist in concerts throughout Wales and England and his repertoire includes Handel’s Messiah, Mendelssohn’s Elijah, Haydn’s Nicolai Mass and Stainer’s Crucifixion. He is an enthusiastic rugby player and is also a member of ‘Ar Ôl Tri’ Male Voice Choir. Trystan is one of the first recipients of a Study Award from the Bryn Terfel Foundation. He was also recently named as the ‘Voice of Wales’ by Decca Records from a search of over 600 singers in a series televised by S4C.