Angaharad Davies,

soprano

 

Soprano Angharad Kathy Davies is a freelance musician specialising in opera and classical singing. Angharad is a graduate of RWCMD where she was awarded and generously supported by the Mosawi Foundation, the Mario Lanza Education Trust, the Mansel Thomas Memorial Award and the Worshipful Company of Wales Music Award. Angharad graduated with Distinction from her Postgraduate Diploma in Vocal Performance in 2017. Angharad currently studies privately with Amanda Roocroft and Michael Pollock.

 

Angharad’s upcoming engagements include performing the famous Flower Duet from Delibes’ Lakme with the RAF Massed Voluntary Bands in Symphony Hall, Birmingham, appearing as a soloist in Mid Wales Opera’s Summer Opera Gala in Gregynog Hall and performing  the role of Susanna  from The Marriage of Figaro with Somerset Opera.

Other recent performance highlights include performing the role of 1st Witch in Mid Wales Opera’s production of Dido and Aeneas and performing in the Chorus of Tosca as part of the Abu Dhabi Festival with Sir Bryn Terfel, Kristine Opolais, Vittorio Grigolo and Sinfonia Cymru conducted by Gareth Jones. 

Recently, after successful audition, Angharad secured the role of Genevieve in Louis Mander’s opera The Dowager’s Oyster which will be performed at the Cheltenham Playhouse in September 2020, and whose other cast members include George Logan of Hinge & Bracket.

 

Angharad regularly appears on the concert platform both, in recitals and oratorio as a soloist but also with her chamber music ensembles; Hiraeth Ensemble and Meraki Ensemble. The Meraki Ensemble are Music in Hospitals and Care Artists.

Operatic Repertoire:

 

Genevieve

The Dowager’s Oyster

Louis Mander Opera, Cheltenham Playhouse

Susanna

The Marriage of Figaro

Somerset Opera

1st Witch

Dido and Aeneas

Mid Wales Opera

 

Susanna (Scenes)

Le Nozze di Figaro

Opera’r Ddraig

 

Zerlina (Scenes)

Don Giovanni

Opera’r Ddraig

 

Mrs Anna Maurrant (Cover)

Street Scene

RWCMD conducted by Wyn Davies, directed by Martin Constantine

Chorus

Tosca

Abu Dhabi Festival, Emirates Palace

 

Chorus

SWAP’ra Opera Gala

SWAP’ra, Holland Park

 

Chorus

La Damnation de Faust

St Endellion Summer Festival

 

Chorus

Semele

Mid Wales Opera / RWCMD (touring)

 

Chorus

Le Nozze di Figaro

RWCMD

Concert Repertoire

Soloist

Lakmé Flower Duet

Symphony Hall, Birmingham

Soloist

Summer Opera Gala

Mid Wales Opera

Soloist

We Three Tenors Recital

Welsh Hearts, Llandaff Cathedral

 

Soloist

Brel Art Song Academy Recital

Roquecor, France

 

Soloist

Pergolesi’s  Stabat Mater

Harry Ensemble, Newbury

 

Soloist

Haydn’s Little Organ Mass

Harry Ensemble, Newbury

Soloist

Mass of the Martyrs- E.R Harry   (premier)

Athenaeum Singers, British Sinfonietta

 

Soloist

Faure’s Requiem

Athenaeum Singers, British Sinfonietta

Soloist

Faure’s Requiem

Harry Ensemble, Newbury

Hiraeth Ensemble

 

Recital

Foreign & Commonwealth Office

 

Soloist

Saint Saens Oratorio de Noel  Bach’s Christmas Oratorio

Reading Festival Chorus

 

Appearances with North Wales Opera Company: Shepherd Boy, Tosca 2019 (Stiwt Theatre) and Chorus, Tosca 2019 (St George’s Concert Room & Rhyl Pavilion)

 

 

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