Diary

2023 – 2022 – 20212020201920182017

12 & 13 December 2022 Baroque Gesture: HANDEL Orlando
St John’s, Bethnal Green – London
Liberata Collective, Dionysios Kyropoulos (historical acting coach)
Ahead of Liberata Collective’s July 2023 tour of Handel’s “Orlando” to Buxton International Festival and beyond, Joanna will be performing some of Medoro’s arias at these informative days led by historical acting specialist Dionysios Kyropoulos.

10 December 2022 HAYDN Missa Sancti Nicolai & highlights from HANDEL Messiah
Sine Nomine Singers – London

9 December 2022 Royal Opera House: Live at Lunch recital
Royal Opera House – London
with Fran Hills (piano)

26 November 2022 JS BACH Christmas Oratorio
Oxford Town Hall – Oxford
Oxford Harmonic Choir

29 October – 4 November 2022 PETER HUGH WHITE Rosalind (Lady Alice Bragg)
National Opera Studio – London
Workshopping a new opera about Rosalind Franklin and her contributions to the discovery of DNA

23 October 2022 London Symphony Orchestra: PAUL RISSMANN Alice in Wonderland suites
Concert Hall, Barbican – London
London Symphony Orchestra, Lee Reynolds (conductor), Paul Rissmann (presenter)
Part of LSO Family Day

17 & 18 October 2022 SongPath at Oxford Lieder
Oxford Lieder – Oxford Botanic Garden
SongPath returns to Oxford with our unique combination of music, nature and mental health.
17 October – tickets
18 October – tickets

10 October 2022 Tait Trust: Masterclass with Deborah Humble
National Opera Studio – London

1 – 5 October 2022 Birmingham Opera Company: Pop-up performances & R&D workshops
Birmingham Opera Company – Birmingham New Street, Station

30 September 2022 Opera Prelude: Lecture Recital
Opera Prelude – Christ Church, Henley on Thames
From bookshelf to opera stage: classic novels transformed
with Lu Liu (piano)

17 September 2022 London Contemporary Orchestra: Organ Reframed – Voci del Vento
Union Chapel – London
London Contemporary Orchestra

16 September 2022 OFFENBACH La Princesse de Trébizonde (Finnochini)
Queen Elizabeth Hall, Southbank Centre – London
Opera Rara, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Paul Daniel (conductor)

September 2022 Recording: OFFENBACH La Princesse de Trébizonde (Finnochini / Carlo)
Opera Rara, London Philharmonic Orchestra, Paul Daniel (conductor)

2-7 September 2022 Wigmore Hall/Bollinger International Song Competition
Wigmore Hall – London
with Thomas Ang (piano)

17 August Forests & Fantasies: Recital with Thomas Ang
St Michael’s, Highgate – London
with Thomas Ang (piano)
A recital of English, French, German & Scandinavian song, including music by Berg, Britten, Debussy, Finzi, Clara & Robert Schumann, Stenhammar & Wolf

13 August DEBUT at Shoreditch Treehouse
Shoreditch Treehouse – London
with Gamal Khamis (piano), Hannah Shilvock (bass clarinet), Lizzie Holmes (soprano), Sam Peña (resident piano improviser)

16, 17 & 24 July 2022 Double bill: CHABRIER Une éducation manquée (Hélène) & MOZART Bastien & Bastienne (Bastienne)
Opera South
Mark Austin (conductor), James Hurley (director)

12 & 13 July 2022 Recording: PAUL RISSMANN Alice in Wonderland suites
LSO St Luke’s – London
London Symphony Orchestra, Lee Reynolds (conductor)

9 July 2022 Recital – Girton College, Cambridge
Girton College, Cambridge
with Martin Ennis (piano), Kevin Loh (guitar)

3 July 2022 HANDEL Jephtha (Storge) 
Jephtha – Nathan Vale
Hamor – Andrew Watts
Iphis – Caitlin Downie
Storge – Joanna Harries
Zebul – Paul Putnins
Angel – Emily Phillips
Alyth Choral Society, Orchestra King’s Sinfonietta, Alison Smart Fisher (conductor), Tim Hooper (continuo)

June/July 2022 55th International Vocal Competition s’-Hertogenbosch: Opera – Oratorio
s’Hertogenbosch / Eindhoven – The Netherlands
IVC s’Hertogenbosch

22 June 2022 National Opera Studio lunchtime recital
National Opera Studio – London
Final concert of all 21/22 Young Artists

14 & 15 June 2022 National Opera Studio contemporary scenes
Hoxton Hall – London
Andrew Griffiths (conductor), Keith Warner (director)

4 June 2022 Nevill Holt Summer Concert
Nevill Holt Opera, BBC Concert Orchestra

24 May 2022 Opera Prelude: Song in Bloom
Opera Prelude – The Garrison Chapel, Chelsea Barracks, London
with Milly Forrest (soprano) & Maria Levandovskaya (piano)
A recital of all things floral to celebrate the Chelsea Flower Show

19 May 2022 Franco-British Society: French opera recital
La Résidence de France, Kensington Palace Gardens, London

11 May 2022 London showing: Opera North scenes showcase
Hoxton Hall – London

7 May 2022 National Opera Studio @ Opera North
Opera North – Leeds
Opera North orchestra

18 April 2022 SongPath at Leeds Lieder
Leeds Lieder – RSPB St Aidan’s nature reserve, Leeds
SongPath comes to Leeds!

16 April 2022 Britten Pears Arts residency Open Session: INTERSTELLA
Snape Maltings – Suffolk
Residency developing INTERSTELLA – new opera about women in space exploration

8 April 2022 Opera Prelude: Lecture Recital
Grand, lyric or comic? Opera in 19th Century Paris

Opera Prelude – Christ Church, Henley on Thames
with Lu Liu (piano)

4 April 2022 Concert for Ukraine
St Stephen Walbrook, London
National Opera Studio
Free – register & donate here to the Disasters Emergency Committee Ukraine Appeal

2 April 2022 Nevill Holt Opera: Spring Weekend
Come & Sing, and Associate Artists concert
Nevill Holt Opera
Nic Chalmers (conductor)

16, 23, 25, 28, 30 & 31 March 2022 Nevill Holt Opera: A Night at the Opera schools performances
Nevill Holt Opera
Nic Chalmers (conductor), Jonathan Ainscough & Lily Dyble (directors), Philippa Boyle (soprano)
In partnership with the Royal Opera House, The Voices Foundation & Nevill Holt Opera

8 March 2022 London showing: Welsh National Opera & Scottish Opera scenes showcase
Hoxton Hall – London
Andrew Griffiths (conductor), Emma Jenkins (director)

6 March 2022 National Opera Studio @ Welsh National Opera
Welsh National Opera – Cardiff
Wyn Davies (conductor), Emma Jenkins (director), Welsh National Opera orchestra

25 February 2022 National Opera Studio @ Scottish Opera
Scottish Opera – Glasgow
Derek Clark (conductor), Emma Jenkins (director), Scottish Opera orchestra

27 January 2022 Oxford Lieder recital: Scandinavian & German song
Cedars Hall, Wells
with Sholto Kynoch (piano)

26 January 2022 National Opera Studio lunchtime recital
National Opera Studio – London
with Monwabisi Lindi (tenor), Elli Welsh & Chloe Kim (piano)

20 January 2022 Oxford Lieder recital: Scandinavian & German song
Wolfson College, Oxford
with Sholto Kynoch (piano)

19 January 2022 National Opera Studio @ English National Opera
Cadogan Hall – London
Richard Farnes (conductor), Amy Lane (director), ENO orchestra

15 & 16 January 2022 Oxford Lieder recital: Scandinavian & German song
15 Jan – Rye Creative Centre
16 Jan – Fairlight Hall
with Sholto Kynoch (piano)

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