Philip Eve BA (Hons) MMus is a graduate of the University of Sussex, where he read English and French. Active on the Brighton amateur music scene throughout his undergraduate years, he was a founder member of New Sussex Opera, and sang with the Brighton Festival Chorus and the Brighton Consort. Studying privately, he became a professional singer in 1988. He now lives and teaches in Norwich.

Philip sang in the Glyndebourne Chorus from 1991-1996, and from September 1996 spent a year working at La Scala, Milan. Other opera companies he has worked with include L’Opéra National de Lyon, ENO, Welsh National Opera, Garsington Festival Opera, Scottish Opera and Longborough Festival Opera, as well as taking part in productions with the Salzburg Osterfestspiele in Salzburg and Tokyo.

Philip still enjoys performing on the concert platform, where English, French, German and Italian art song are his favourite repertoire.