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Kenny, Yvonne (soprano)

Yvonne Kenny (soprano)

Yvonne Kenny was born in Sydney and made her operatic debut in London in 1975 as Donizetti's Rosmonda d'Inghilterra. After winning the Kathleen Ferrier Competition she joined the Royal Opera House Covent Garden, where her roles have included Pamina (Die Zauberflöte), Ilia (Idomeneo), Susanna (Le nozze di Figaro), Adina (L'Elisir d'Amore), Liu (Turandot), Aspasia (Mitridate) and Donna Anna (Don Giovanni).

She has won international renown in the great Handel roles, notably Semele and Alcina (Covent Garden and La Fenice Venice) Romilda (Xerxes) for English National Opera (in London and on tour to the USSR) and the Bavarian State Opera, Alcina with Nicholas McGegan at the Göttingen Handel Festival and both Cleopatra (Giulio Cesare) and Armida (Rinaldo) in Sydney.

She has sung at the Vienna State Opera, La Scala Milan, Berlin Staatsoper, Paris Opera, Hamburg, Zurich and Glyndebourne, in Washington and for the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich.

Yvonne Kenny appears regularly in concert throughout Europe, Australia and North America and has appeared at the Edinburgh, Salzburg and Aix-en-Provence Festivals, in Carnegie Hall and is a regular guest at the BBC Promenade concerts.

Yvonne Kenny was made a Member of the Order of Australia for Services to Music in 1989 and in 1999 was awarded an honorary Doctorate of Music by the University of Sydney.

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Albums
'Delius: Songs' (CDA67594)
Delius: Songs
Buy by post £10.50 CDA67594 
'Handel: Deborah' (CDA66841/2)
Handel: Deborah
Buy by post £20.00 CDA66841/2  2CDs  
'Handel: Essential Handel' (KING6)
Handel: Essential Handel
Buy by post £4.50 KING6  Super-budget price sampler — Last few CD copies remaining  
'Handel: Joseph and his Brethren' (CDA67171/3)
Handel: Joseph and his Brethren
Buy by post £26.00 CDA67171/3  3CDs  
'The King's Consort Baroque Collection' (KING4)
The King's Consort Baroque Collection
KING4  Super-budget price sampler — Deleted  
Alphabetical listing of all musical works
At fall of glowing summer day  First line to Summer Eve, No 3 of Five Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
Aus deinen Augen fliessen meine Lieder (Delius)
Chanson d'automne (Delius)
Cradle Song  No 6 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
Deborah, HWV51 (Handel)
Fair daffodils, we weep to see  First line to To daffodils, No 4 of Four Old English Lyrics (Delius)
Five Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
For her my heart was longing  First line to The Minstrel, No 4 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
Four Old English Lyrics (Delius)
Have you seen but a white lily grow?  First line to So white, so soft, so sweet is she, No 2 of Four Old English Lyrics (Delius)
He listlessly stood by the wall  First line to Hidden Love, No 3 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
Hidden Love  No 3 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
I see again the hills and valleys glowing  First line to The Homeward Way, No 7 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
I-Brasîl (Delius)
Il pleure dans mon cœur (Delius)
Impious mortal, cease to brave (Barak)  Part 2 No 8, Air of Deborah, HWV51 (Handel)
In Jehovah's awful sight (Deborah)  Part 2 No 5, Air of Deborah, HWV51 (Handel)
In the Garden of the Seraglio  No 6 of Seven Danish Songs (Delius)
Irmelin Rose  No 5 of Seven Danish Songs (Delius)
Joseph and his brethren (Handel)
La lune blanche (Delius)
Le ciel est, par-dessus le toit (Delius)
Les sanglots longs  First line to Chanson d'automne (Delius)
Longing  No 4 of Five Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
Love's Philosophy  No 2 of Three Shelley Songs (Delius)
No leaflet stirs upon the silent shore  First line to Summer Nights, No 1 of Seven Danish Songs (Delius)
Now chimney tops and gables  First line to Cradle Song, No 6 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
Now gently sinks the sun to rest  First line to Sunset, No 5 of Five Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
O schneller, mein Ross (Delius)
Quick darts an eagle throuh the skies  First line to Longing, No 4 of Five Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
Seven Danish Songs (Delius)
Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
So white, so soft, so sweet is she  No 2 of Four Old English Lyrics (Delius)
Summer Eve  No 3 of Five Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
Summer Landscape (Delius)
Summer Nights  No 1 of Seven Danish Songs (Delius)
Sunset  No 5 of Five Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
The Bird's Story  No 5 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
The fountains mingle with the river  First line to Love's Philosophy, No 2 of Three Shelley Songs (Delius)
The Homeward Way  No 7 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
The Minstrel  No 4 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
The nightingale has a lyre of gold (Delius)
The Princess look'd forth from her maiden bow'r  First line to Twilight Fancies, No 1 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
The sun is at rest  First line to Summer Landscape (Delius)
There was a King in days of old, many treasures rare he owned  First line to Irmelin Rose, No 5 of Seven Danish Songs (Delius)
There's sorrow on the wind, my grief  First line to I-Brasîl (Delius)
Three Shelley Songs (Delius)
To daffodils  No 4 of Four Old English Lyrics (Delius)
Twilight Fancies  No 1 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
We wandered on a Mayday morning  First line to The Bird's Story, No 5 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
With perfume heavily laden the roses droop their heads  First line to In the Garden of the Seraglio, No 6 of Seven Danish Songs (Delius)
Young Venevil  No 2 of Seven Songs from the Norwegian (Delius)
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