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As a recitalist Rachael was invited to Lille Opera house to sing Schumann’s Fraueliebe und Leben and Elgar’s Sea Pictures which she has also performed at St John’s, Smith Square in London. Concert performances include the alto solos in Handel’s Messiah at the Royal Festival Hall, Trois poèmes de Stéphane Mallarmé with the London Philharmonic Orchestra and a series of Viennese concerts and Rossini’s Stabat Mater with Ulster Symphony Orchestra in Belfast. Other operatic highlights include Mrs Anderssen in Stephen Sondheim’s A Little Night Music at the Châtelet in Paris, Dido in Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas for Theater Thuringen in Gera, Germany, Maddalena in Verdi’s Rigoletto for Iford Arts and Amastris in Handel’s Xerxes for English Touring Opera. Rachael also made her Royal Opera House debut as Kate Pinkerton in Puccini’s Madam Butterfly.
|All in the April Evening|
'It's a delightful disc … if there was a 'Critics' Fancy' it would be there sure enough' (Gramophone)
'This is a delightfully nostalgic trip through English part-singing from the first half of the 20th century. The programme is deftly chosen and Laudib ...» More
|Hawes: Lazarus Requiem|
Patrick Hawes returns to disc on Signum with the premiere recording of his Lazarus Requiem, for Choir, Orchestra and Soloists. Splendidly blending the liturgical text of the Requiem Mass with the story of Lazarus from the New Testament, the compos ...» More