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Dec 2020 Recording: SCOTT STROMAN The Weekend (Diana) Highbury Opera Theatre – recording Scott Stroman (composer & conductor), Tamsin Collison (librettist) New opera adaptation of a play by Michael Palin 26 December 2020 MOZART Le Nozze di Figaro (Cherubino) Random Opera – Recorded in lockdown Available online: randomopera.co.uk/le-nozze-di-figaro-operainlockdown 17 December 2020 DEBUT Horizon Project – opera scenes livestream DEBUT – Aldridge Theatre, Surrey Thomas Payne (conductor), Eleanor Burke (director), Bobby Wiliams (sound & film) Music by MOZART, BELLINI, ROSSINI, DONIZETTI & VERDI Available online: youtube.com/debutoperalondon 12 December 2020 HANDEL Messiah (Mezzo soloist) Christchurch Priory Simon Earl (conductor) Socially distanced performance with eight singers and reduced orchestra 6 December 2020 Virtual Opera Gala Random Opera – Recorded in lockdown Erika Gundesen (piano), Stuart Skelton (compère) Available online: randomopera.co.uk/gala-concert-operainlockown 16 November 2020 RAVEL L’enfant et les sortilèges VOPERA & London Philharmonic Orchestra Lee Reynolds (conductor), Rachael Hewer (director) Available online: on Youtube until 15 Dec, then on Marquee TV: youtube.com/c/londonphilharmonicorchestra 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 11, 12, 13 & 14 November 2020 MOZART, ROSSINI & DONIZETTI On Behalf of a Madman (The Aide) Maltings Theatre – St Albans (3, 4, 5, 6 & 7 November) Playground Theatre – London (11, 12, 13 & 14 November) Thomas Payne (conductor), Julia Mintzer (director) A new take on US politics inspired by Mozart’s “La Clemenza di Tito”, featuring arias from Mozart, Rossini and Donizetti. 13 October 2020 Masterclass with Della Jones The Opera Makers – 1901 Arts Club, London with Panaretos Kyriatzidis (piano) Available online: www.facebook.com/theoperamakers www.instagram.com/theoperamakers 17, 19 & 20 September 2020 STRADELLA La forza dell’amor paterno (Lucinda) The Barber Opera – The Barber Institute, Birmingham Andrew Kirkman (conductor), Christopher Cowell (director) Postponed to 2022 due to the Covid-19 pandemic 12 September 2020 Nevill Holt Young Artists: Summer Concerts Nevill Holt Opera Nicholas Chalmers (conductor) Outdoor socially-distanced performance in the grounds of Nevill Holt Hall 13 & 20 August 2020 HOLST Sāvitri (Sāvitri) Hampstead Garden Opera – Lauderdale House, London Thomas Payne (conductor), Julia Mintzer (director) Outdoor socially-distanced performances in the grounds of Lauderdale House 30 July, 1, 3, & 4 August 2020 JANÁČEK The Cunning Little Vixen (Innkeeper’s Wife) Longborough Festival Opera Justin Brown (conductor), Olivia Fuchs (director) Postponed to 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic 6, 10, 12, 17, 19, 21, 23, 25 & 27 June 2020 VERDI Rigoletto (Countess Ceprano) Opera Holland Park Matthew Kofi Waldren (conductor), Natascha Metherell (director) Cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic 16 May 2020 HANDEL Messiah (Mezzo soloist) City of Cardiff Symphony Orchestra & Mountain Ash Choral Society Andrew Badham (conductor) Postponed to 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic 25 April 2020 BRUCKNER Mass in D Minor & MOZART Thamos, King of Egypt (Mezzo soloist) Ellesmere Port Music Society Lloyd Buck (conductor) Cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic 19 April 2020 JANÁČEK Jenůfa (Karolka) Fulham Opera – London (concert performance) Nick Fletcher (conductor) Postponed to 2021 due to the Covid-19 pandemic 9, 10 & 12 April 2020 J.S. BACH St Matthew Passion 9 April – St Andrew’s Hall, Norwich 10 April – Barbican Concert Hall, London 12 April – Snape Maltings Concert Hall, Suffolk Britten Sinfonia & Britten Sinfonia Voices Jacqueline Shave (violin/director) Cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic 31 March – 3 April 2020 ENOA Dutch National Opera training Dutch National Opera Rosemary Joshua, Alain Garichot (coaches) Supported by ENOA Cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic 28 March 2020 VIVALDI Gloria (Mezzo soloist) St James Church, Bermondsey – London Blackheath Chamber Choir, Joel Thomas (conductor) Cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic 17 March 2020 Opera Holland Park “Inspire” concert Opera Holland Park – London Cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic 16 March 2020 Royal Opera House: “Opera Dots” Royal Opera House, Paul Hamlyn Hall – London 15 March 2020 PERGOLESI Stabat Mater & MICHAEL HAYDN Requiem (Mezzo soloist) Sine Nomine Singers, Richard Thomas (conductor) 11 March 2020 Opera Holland Park “Inspire” concert Opera Holland Park – London 2 March 2020 Royal Opera House: “Opera Dots” Royal Opera House, Paul Hamlyn Hall – London 23 February 2020 Royal Opera House: “Opera Dots” Royal Opera House, Paul Hamlyn Hall – London 1, 5, 8, 16, 22, 28 February, 5, 8, 14, 21 March 2020 MOZART Don Giovanni (Zerlina) The Merry Opera Company Laurence Panter (conductor), John Ramster (director)

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