Rebecca Evans' forthcoming engagements include Contessa Le nozze di Figaro at the Royal Opera House, Covent Garden and the title role in Rodelinda at the English National Opera and at the Bolshoi.
At Covent Garden, she has sung Mimi La bohème, Pamina Die Zauberflöte and Despina Così fan tutte and, at the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich, her roles have included Ginevra Ariodante, Ilia Idomeneo and Susanna Le nozze di Figaro. Elsewhere she has sung Despina at the Deutsche Staatsoper, Berlin; Ilia for the Netherlands Opera and for the Opera de Lausanne; the title role in The Cunning Little Vixen for Scottish Opera and Romilda Xerxes, Ginevra and Governess The Turn of the Screw for the ENO. A favourite at the WNO, her roles there have included Mimi, Contessa Le nozze di Figaro, Liu Turandot, Pamina, Ilia and Gretel Hänsel und Gretel.
She has also established a major operatic career in America where she has sung Susanna and Zerlina for the Metropolitan Opera, New York; Susanna for the Santa Fe Opera; Pamina for the Lyric Opera of Chicago; and Zerlina, Anne Trulove The Rake’s Progress and Adina L’Elisir d’Amore for San Francisco Opera.
Recent highlights on the concert platform include Beethoven's Symphony no. 9 with the Leipzig Gewandhausorchester and Blomstedt and with the London Symphony Orchestra and Gardiner; The Apostles with the Hallé Orchestra and Elder and A Child of our Time with the Orchestre Philharmonique de Strasbourg and Rizzi.
She has appeared at the Salzburg, Edinburgh, Tanglewood and Ravinia Festivals and she is a regular guest at the BBC Proms. Her appearances also include the San Francisco Symphony with Tilson Thomas, the Boston Symphony Orchestra with Tate, the Orchestra of the Age of Enlightenment and the Scottish Chamber Orchestra with Mackerras, the Monteverdi Choir and Orchestra with Gardiner, the Sapporo Symphony Orchestra with Otaka and the Accademia Santa Cecilia with Pappano.
A Grammy Award winning artist, she has recorded prolifically.
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