She has been alto soloist in all the major works of Bach with Sir John Eliot Gardiner, and recorded Bach and Monteverdi with Andrew Parrott; other collaborations have been with Jos van Veldhoven (Netherlands Bach Society), Richard Egarr (AAM), Adam Fischer (SCO) and Bart Van Reyn (Le Concert d’Anvers). Stage work includes Venere in Monteverdi's Ballo dell’Ingrate (Proms) and Galatea in Handel's Aci, Galatea e Polifemo (London Handel Festival).
Equally at home with viols, Clare sings with The Rose Consort of Viols and Fretwork, enjoying a comprehensive survey of the repertoire, from Byrd to Tan Dun.
Numerous composers have written for Clare. She premièred works by John Joubert, Duncan Druce and Stephen Wilkinson at Wigmore Hall, and a new piece for lute and mezzo/lyre by Thomas Smetryns at the Vleeshuys Antwerp.
Complete works available for download
|JOHANN SEBASTIAN BACH (1685-1750)|
|St John Passion, BWV245 with Dunedin Consort, John Butt (conductor)|
|St Matthew Passion, BWV244 with Dunedin Consort, John Butt (conductor)|
|GEORGE FRIDERIC HANDEL (1685-1759)|
|Messiah, HWV56 with Dunedin Consort, John Butt (conductor)|
|GUSTAV HOLST (1874-1934)|
|The Evening Watch, H159 Op 43 No 1 with Matthew Long (tenor), Tenebrae, Nigel Short (conductor)|
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
|Ach Herr, lass dein lieb Engelein Part 2 No 40, Chorale of St John Passion, BWV245 (Bach)|
|Erbarme dich No 39, Aria of St Matthew Passion, BWV244 (Bach)|
|Messiah, HWV56 (Handel)|
|St John Passion, BWV245 (Bach)|
|St Matthew Passion, BWV244 (Bach)|
|The Evening Watch, H159 Op 43 No 1 (Holst)|