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Matthews, Sally (soprano)
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Sally Matthews (soprano)

Sally Matthews, winner of the 1999 Kathleen Ferrier Award, studied at the Guildhall School. She was a member of the Royal Opera Young Artist programme and part of the BBC New Generation Artists scheme. She has given performances at the Glyndebourne Festival, Royal Opera House, Covent Garden, Bayerische Staatsoper, Netherlands Opera, and Vienna Staastoper, among others, and has collaborated with many of Europe’s finest orchestras and conductors including the London Symphony Orchestra, Berlin Philharmonic, Mahler Chamber Orchestra, Chamber Orchestra of Europe, Sir Simon Rattle, Sir Colin Davis, Antonio Pappano, Bernard Haitink, and Michael Tilson Thomas.

Her roles have included Countess (The Marriage of Figaro), Fiordiligi (Così fan tutte), Sifare (Mitridate), Anne Truelove (The Rake’s Progress), Blanche (Les Dialogues des Carmélites), Cavalli’s La Calisto, the title role in Unsuk Chin’s Alice in Wonderland, and the Governess (The Turn of the Screw).

Also an experienced recitalist and concert performer, her repertoire includes Mahler’s Symphony No 2, Beethoven’s Symphony No 9, Poulenc’s Gloria, Mendelssohn’s Lobesgesang, Brahms’ German Requiem, Strauss’s Four Last Songs, and Schumann’s Paradies und die Peri.

Albums

Britten: The Turn of the Screw
Studio Master: LSO0749Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Mahler: Symphonies Nos 1-3
Studio Master: SIGCD360Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Szymanowski: Symphonies Nos 3 & 4
Studio Master: LSO0739Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available
Weber: Der Freischütz
Studio Master: LSO0726Download onlyStudio Master FLAC & ALAC downloads available

Alphabetical listing of all musical works

Chrystus niech mi będzie grodem  
Der Freischütz (Weber)
I któż widział tak cierpiącą  
O Matko Źródło Wszechmiłości  
Panno słodka racz mozołem  
Spraw niech płaczę z Tobą razem  
Stabat mater, Op 53 (Szymanowski)
Stała Matka bolejąca  
Symphony No 2 in C minor 'Resurrection' (Mahler)
The Turn of the Screw, Op 54 (Britten)