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Lochhead, Electra (soprano)

Electra Lochhead (soprano)

Electra Lochhead joined St Mary’s Music School as a chorister aged 9 and was head chorister at St Mary’s Episcopal Cathedral from Sept 2008 to Sept 2009. She is currently studying singing with Susan Hamilton.

During her time as a chorister she sung in many BBC Radio 3 and 4 broadcasts and toured the Eastern United States and Canada. Recordings as head chorister include the acclaimed Taverner Sacred Choral Music album (Delphian Records) which reached No. 7 in the Classical chart. Live broadcast solos include the Stanford Magnificat in G during the Edinburgh Festival and performing as a soloist in the Classic FM Christmas Eve 2008 service.

Electra has performed as a soloist in Jonathan Dove’s Far Theatricals of Day and Henry Purcell’s Dido and Aeneas. She has sung on several occasions in the ripieno choir in Bach’s Matthew Passion with the Dunedin Consort.

She was winner of the Marion Richardson medal in the Edinburgh Competition Festival 2011. Electra enjoys singing a variety of music, including jazz and folk, as well as classical.

'Handel: Esther' (CKD397)
Handel: Esther
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Complete works available for download
Esther, HWV50a with Dunedin Consort, John Butt (conductor)
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
How can I stay, when love invites? (Assuerus)  Act 2 Scene 2 No 5, Air from Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
Now persecution shall lay by her iron rod – Tune your harps to cheerful strains (1st Israelite)  Act 1 Scene 2 Nos 1-2, Recitative – Aria from Esther, HWV50a (Handel)
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