About us

Hancock Artists is dedicated to the personal management of international classical musicians.  In addition to providing exclusive and expert management services, Hancock Artists is committed to the strategic development of each client’s long-term careers.

Director James Hancock combines a lifelong passion for communication through music with extensive first-hand industry experience as a professional opera singer and as the Artistic Manager and founder of London Lyric Opera.

As a graduate of the Victorian College of the Arts, James founded LLO in 2008 and successfully mounted several concert operas at the Barbican and Cadogan Hall with the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.  In his most recent position with the Tait Memorial Trust, James manages a diverse array of responsibilities from engaging international soloists, to undertaking the role of producer for many of the Trust’s regular concert seasons in London.

Dedicated to nurturing talented emerging artists, James is determined to assist with the career development and ultimate success of the talented individuals he promotes.

Hancock Artists is looking forward to earning a reputation as one of the leading bespoke management companies providing the knowledge and expertise required for each client to achieve their full potential.