A HUGE thank you to the Nei Stimmen Course and the Fondation Michelle Scholarship for a wonderful week in Luxembourg of masterclasses with the stunning Jennifer Larmore. As always there is so little time to take so much in – Hope there’s a next time!
To culminate a fantastic week, I am pleased to announce my progression to the next round of the IVC competition at ‘s-Hertogenbosch in September 2018. I look forward to representing the UK and presenting my programme of Opera and Oratorio works to the esteemed panel members, including;
Dame Kiri Te Kanawa soprano
Dunja Vejzović mezzo-soprano
Andrew Watts countertenor
Zizheng Yu tenor | senior professor Nanjing Normal University
Robert Holl bass-baritone | composer
Joel Ethan Fried artistic director Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra Amsterdam
Eline de Kat artistic coordinator Opéra de Monte-Carlo
Jesús Iglesias Noriega head artistic affairs Dutch National Opera Amsterdam
Eva Wagner-Pasquier opera manager Bayreuther Festspiele
Evamaria Wieser consultant for the Osterfestspiele Salzburg | casting Lyric Opera Chicago
More information and updates on the competition can be found here!