Steve is responsible for the scheduling and busy day-to-day running of all training programmes and short courses, the management of artists and coaches, and the coordination of a number of projects throughout the year.

Steve Phillips graduated from postgraduate study at the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama and sang for several companies including Scottish OperaGarsington Opera and Raymond Gubbay at the Royal Albert Hall before moving into management roles at The Grange FestivalOpera North and Welsh National Opera. He continues to run Oxenfoord International Summer School with Artistic Director Malcolm Martineau, while managing the roster of Steve Phillips Management.