Michael Boe and Sean Ashmore hail from near Manchester in the North of the UK. They ran a successful touring opera company, North Star Opera for many years. They live now in the South of France.

Michael is a rich, lyrical English Tenor who has a deep love for the operatic music of Verdi, Mozart and Puccini. He appeared with many professional and amateur opera companies, including the D’Oyle carte opera company, Opera 74 (with whom he also Directed the award winning ‘Macbeth’) and Preston Opera as well as Directing for many theatre companies. He worked as a specialist sign-language interpreter and believes strongly in accessible theatre.

Sean worked as an accompanist, Musical Director and Conductor throughout the England and has worked with many local and professional orchestras and theatre companies. His performances have been televised in both the UK and throughout Europe. He specialises in sequencing hyper realistic tracks for both individual songs and for full performances.

They continue to make music, offering recorded CDs and acting as mentors for many musicians and singers throughout the world.