Featured Artist

Lee Bisset recently made debuts with the Royal Opera, London, as Liza in The Queen of Spades and at the Konzert Theater Bern as Isolde in Tristan und Isolde. This month, she was due to have made her debut as Brünnhilde in Die Walküre for Longborough Festival Opera.

New Recording

Fiona Kimm sings Lady Vernon and Angela Simkin sings Dorcas in Sullivan’s Haddon Hall with the BBC Concert Orchestra conducted by John Andrews, now available on Dutton Vocalion CD. Fiona Kimm also sings Widow Jackson in Cellier’s Captain Billy and Lady Bushey in Ford’s Mr Jericho.

New Recording

Stephen Gadd sings Richard Blackford’s Pietà with the Bournemouth Symphony Chorus and the Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra conducted by Gavin Carr, now available on Nimbus Alliance CD.


Congratulations to Timothy Burke, who has been appointed Chorus Director for the Chorus of Royal Northern Sinfonia.

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