Black British Classical Foundation

Black British Classical Foundation

At a glance


  • Arts
  • Black, asian and minority ethnic groups
  • Education
  • Mental health
  • Older people / later life

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The Black British Classical Foundation, a charity incorporated for the purpose of nurturing an interest and participation in the classical arts, in particular Opera, amongst communities of colour in the UK and beyond.


BBCF creates concerts in venues that encourage minority audiences to see possibilities for them to say "Yes, I too can do that!" We work in schools, prisons, churches, health and caring communities. However, our major project is a biannual competition "Voice Of Black Opera" for BAME singers from the British Commonwealth.

  • Concerts around the country and overseas.
  • Work in Schools
  • Work within old people’s homes & prisons.

Current opportunities

London (Central), SE25 6BX

BBCF is a charity incorporated to advance the opportunities for Black and South Asian Opera singers, new audiences, from underserved communities,...