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She has wide concert and oratorio repertoire and has sung with the English Chamber Orchestra, the Scottish Chamber Orchestra and the Halle Orchestra as well as making regular appearances on the South Bank in London. She has been the soprano soloist with most of the major choral societies in the UK. She sang Handel’s Messiah in Lithuania and at the Kremlin in Moscow conducted by Yehudi Menuhin. She has made recordings including Donizetti’s Emilia di Liverpool, Boyce’s Solomon, Dibdin’s Ephesian Matron and Polly in The Beggar’s Opera. She is regularly to be heard on Radio 3 and Classic FM.Bronwen is the singing teacher of the choristers at Tewkesbury Abbey. She is also singing teacher at Lincoln College, Oxford and teaches the Choral Scholars at many other Oxford Colleges.
'The 76 minutes pass all too quickly for this enthralled listener' (American Record Guide)
'A delightful disc' (The Guardian)» More
|Dibdin: Ephesian Matron, Brickdust Man & Grenadier|
'Three delightful pocket operas' (The Penguin Guide to Compact Discs)
'An hour of unmitigated pleasure. Another splendid addition to Hyperion's English Orpheus series' (Classic CD)» More
|Gay: The Beggar's Opera|
'I have never heard, and can't imagine, better performances … A delightful performance of this timeless opera' (American Record Guide)
'A treasure that belongs in every collection, be it opera, musical comedy, pop music or theater' (Fanfare, USA)» More
|The Essential Hyperion, Vol. 1|
'You'll be discovering what a superb label Hyperion is' (The Modern Dance)» More
|A fox may steal your hens, sir (Peachum)|
|Among the men, coquets we find (Polly/Lucy)|
|How cruel are the traitors (Lucy/Macheath)|
|If love the virgin's heart invade (Mrs Peachum/Peachum)|
|Let us take the road (Matt)|
|My heart was so free (Macheath/Polly)|
|Pretty Polly, say (Macheath/Polly)|
|The Beggar's Opera (Gay/Pepusch)|
|The Ephesian Matron, or The Widow's Tears (Dibdin)|
|The modes of the court so common are grown (Macheath/Ben/Matt)|
|Thus when the swallow, seeking prey (Polly/Macheath/Lucy)|
|'Tis woman that seduces all mankind (Filch/Peachum)|
|Virgins are like the fair flower in its lustre (Polly/Peachum)|
|When he holds up his hand (Lucy/Lockit)|
|When you censure the age (Lockit/Peachum)|
|When young at the bar you first taught me to score (Lucy/Lockit)|
|Would I might be hang'd! (Lucy/Polly/Macheath/Jailer)|