Recent highlights in Rebecca Evans' calendar have included the title role in a new production of Rodelinda at the English National Opera, Contessa Almaviva Le nozze di Figaro at Covent Garden and concert appearances with the Leipzig Gewandhausorchester and Blomstedt, the London Symphony Orchestra with Gardiner, the Hallé Orchestra with Elder and the Accademia Santa Cecilia with Pappano.
A regular guest at Covent Garden, her roles in the house have included Mimi La bohème, Pamina Die Zauberflöte and Despina Così fan tutte. At the Bayerische Staatsoper, Munich she has sung 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 Romilda Xerxes, Ginevra and Governess The Turn of the Screw for the English National Opera. A favourite at the Welsh National Opera, her roles there have included Mimi, Contessa Almaviva, 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; Susanna at Santa Fe; Pamina for the Lyric Opera of Chicago and Zerlina, Anne Trulove The Rake’s Progress and Adina L’Elisir d’Amore for the San Francisco Opera.
She has appeared at the Salzburg, Edinburgh, Tanglewood and Ravinia Festivals and she is a regular guest at the BBC Proms. A Grammy Award winning artist, she has recorded prolifically.
Rebecca Evans is patron of several charities, among them Shelter Cymru, Ty Hapus and Music in Hospitals Cymru/Wales.
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