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repertoire
  1. solo concert[+]
    Berg: Sieben Frühe Lieder
    Britten: various including Let the Florid Music Praise; Fish in the Unruffled Lakes; Cabaret Songs
    arr. Britten: I Wonder As I Wander
    Debussy: Soupir; Placet Futile; Évantail; Apparition; C’est l’extase
    de Falla: Seven Spanish Popular Songs
    Fauré: La Bonne Chanson
    Liza Lehman: If No-one Ever Marries Me; There are Fairies at the Bottom of my Garden
    Messiaen: Poèmes Pour Mi; Trois Mélodies
    Obradors: various songs including Del Cabello Mas Sutil
    Parry: My Heart Is Like A Singing Bird
    Poulenc: Métamorphoses; Le Bestiare; La Court Paille
    Purcell: Music For A While; Sweeter Than Roses
    Quilter: Love's Philosophy; Now Sleeps The Crimson Petal
    Ravel: Cinque Mélodies Populaires Grèques; Chansons Madecasses; La Flute Enchantée (Sheherazade)
    Strauss: Caecilie
    Stravinsky: Four Russian Songs
    Schubert: various including Lachen Und Weinen; Die Forelle; Gretchen am Spinnrade; Shepherd on the rock
    Tchaikovsky: If I Were A Blade Of Grass; None The Lonely Heart; Why?
    Pauline: Viardot Les Filles de Cadix; Hai luli!
    Wolf: Das Verlassene Mägdlein; Begegnung; Er ist’s

    Contemporary
    Thomas Adès: Life Story
    William Alwyn: Seascapes
    Mark David Boden: Siegfried Stanzas
    Arnold Cooke: Three Flower Songs
    Dallapiccolla: Goethe-Lieder
    Elena Firsova: Night
    Adam Gorb: Miss Gee (new commission); Wedding Breakfast
    Robert Keeley: Lady Weeping At The Crossroads (new commission)
    Oliver Knussen: Four Late Poems And An Epigram of Rainer Maria Rilke op.23
    Nicola LeFanu: Lullaby (new commission)
    Elizabeth Maconchy: Tribute to W.B.Yeats
    Elisabeth Lutyens: As I Walked Out One Evening; Epithalamium
    Robin Orr: Three Pastorals
    Schoenberg: Pierrot Lunaire; Second String Quartet
    Stravinsky: The Owl And The Pussycat
    Matthew Taylor: Epitaph On A Tyrant (new commission)
    Robin Walker: The Bells Of Blue Island
    Benjamin Wallfisch: Mirages; 3 Haiku; Epitaph On A Tyrant (new commission)
    Judith Weir: King Harald’s Saga
  2. oratorio[+]
    Malcolm Arnold: Songs Of Simeon
    Julian Anderson: Eternity
    Bach: Magnificat
    Beethoven: 9th Symphony; Ah! Perfido!
    Alan Charlton: Look And Bow Down’
    Dvorak: Stabat Mater
    Dyson: Hierusalem
    Fauré: Requiem; Missa Brevis
    Handel: Chandos Anthems (selected); Messiah
    Haydn: Chamber Mass; Nelson Mass
    Constant Lambert: Rio Grande
    Mendelssohn: Elijah; Mass
    Mozart: Requiem; Vespers; Mass in C; Alleluja; Missa Brevis in Bb
    Poulenc: Gloria; Requiem
    John Rutter: Requiem
    Tippett: Child of Our Time
    Vaughan Williams: Dona Nobis Pacem
    Vivaldi: Nulla In Mundo Pax Sincera
  3. opera roles[+]
    Donna Anna (Don Giovanni)
    Hanna Glawari (The Merry Widow)
    First Lady (The Magic Flute)
    Mrs Jenks (The Tender Land)
    Polly (The Threepenny opera)
    Herd Girl (Peer Gynt)
    Masha (Queen of Spades)
    Russian Mother (Death in Venice)
    Young Virgin (Moses und Aaron)
    Mrs Rogers and Nurse (My mother told me not to stare)

    Excerpts
    Ilia (Idomeneo)
    Susanna (Marriage of Figaro)
    Elizabetta (Elizabetta Regina dʼInghilterra)
  4. opera arias performed[+]
    Je dis que rien ne m'épouvante (Carmen)
    Tiny's aria (Paul Bunyan)
    Jewel song (Faust)
    Quando men vo (La Bohème)
    O mio babbino caro (Gianni Schicchi)
    Bel raggio lusinghier (Semiramide)
    What good would the moon be (Street Scene)
    No Word From Tom (The Rake’s Progress)
  5. lighter[+]
    Irving Berlin: I’ve got my love to keep me warm
    Burton and Kent: The white cliffs of dover
    Ceasar and Youmans: Tea for Two
    Bob Chilcott: Mid-Winter
    Davis and Mitchell: You are my sunshine
    Dixon and Henderson: Bye bye blackbird
    Drake, Hoffman and Livingston: Mairzy doats and dozy doats
    Flanders and Swann: The hippopotamus song
    Gershwin: By Strauss; They can't take that away from me, Do it again; In the swim
    John A. Glover-Kind: Oh I do like to be beside the seaside
    John Kellette: I’m forever blowing bubbles
    Kent and Gannon: I’ll be home for christmas
    Kern: I won't dance; The way you look tonight; A fine romance; Can't help lovin’ dat man; Bill
    Lerner and Loewe: Wouldn’t it be luverly; I could have danced all night
    Loesser: Baby it’s cold outside
    Billy Mayerl: You can't stop me from lovin' you
    Jeremy Nicholas: Usherette's Blues
    Novello: Waltz of my heart; We'll gather lilacs; I can give you the starlight
    Parker and Charles: We’ll meet again
    Porter: Buddy beware; Anything goes; You're the top; C’est magnifique; Just one of those things
    Powell and Powell Pack up your troubles
    Rodgers Lover; Ten cents a dance; Johnny one note; With a song in my heart; Bewitched; I whistle a happy tune; Getting to know you
    Herbert Scott I've danced with a man
    Sondheim: The girls of summer; Ev'rybody says don't
    Styne and Cahn: Let it snow
    Weill: The Saga of Jenny
    Wells and Torme: Chestnuts roasting on an open fire
    Sandy Wilson: I could be happy with you
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