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The most recent news from Helen Sykes Artists' Management.

 

AMANDA FORSYTHE - SOPRANO - RECENT AND FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Recent débuts:

Mozart C Minor Mass and Requiem / Monteverdi Choir & Orchestra / Sir  John Eliot Gardiner

Mendelssohn A Midsummer Night’s Dream / Boston Symphony Orchestra  / Andris Nelsons

Marzelline Fidelio / Accademia Nazionale di Santa Cecilia / Sir Antonio Pappano (role début)

Mozart Sileti venti & Laudate pueri / Chicago Symphony Orchestra / Nicholas Kraemer

 Messiah with Tafelmusik

 

Forthcoming highlights:

Scenes from the Orfeo and Eurydice myth – arias and duets by Sartorio, Monteverdi, Rossi and Gluck

With Philippe Jaroussky, Ensemble i Barocchisti - direction Diego Fasolis

Pamina / Die Zauberflöte / Seattle Opera / Julia Jones (role début)

Isabelle / Le Carnaval de Venise / Boston Early Music Festival

Messiah / St Paul Chamber Orchestra (début)

 

ANA MARIA LABIN- SOPRANO - FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Donna Anna  / Don Giovanni Versailles / Marc Minkowski

Maria / Glaeubige Seele / Brockes Passion / Goettingen International Handel Festival (Festival début)

Fiordiligi / Cosi fan tutte / Drottningholms Slottsteater  (role début) / Marc Minkowski

 

RACHEL REDMOND - SOPRANO - FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Messiah and Gloria (Vivaldi) / Collegio Ghislieri on tour

Monteverdi Madrigals / Les Arts Florissants / Singapore & Australia

Belinda / Dido and Aeneas & Arthébuze / Dido and  Actéon / Les Arts Florissants - North America Tour

Messsiah / Jordi Savall

 

DAIRE HALPIN - SOPRANO - RECENT HIGHLIGHTS

 

The Maid / Powder Her Face / Northern Ireland Opera

 “ ... Daire Halpin was superb....”

Richard Morrison / The Times / 30 January 2017

“ ... Daire Halpin (was)  pitch-perfect in (her) incarnation of a representative of the lower orders ...”

Rupert Christiansen / The Telegraph / 29 January 2017

 

EDUARDA MELO - SOPRANO - RECENT AND FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Despina / Così fan tutte /Opéra de Rouen

Elvira / L’Italiana in Algeri / Opéra de Massy

Soeur Constance / Dialogues des Carmelites /Teatro Nacional de São Carlos

Marcellina / Florestina / Beaumarchais / Gulbenkian Orchestra

Rosina / Il barbiere di Siviglia / Saint Céré Festival

 

HARRIET WILLIAMS - MEZZO - FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Brangäne / Tristan und Isolde / Longborough Festival Opera

 

AARON SHEEHAN - TENOR - FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Apollon and Trajan /  Le Temple de la Gloire  (Rameau) / Philharmonia Baroque

Orfeo / Le Carnaval de Venise (Campra) / Boston Early Music Festival

Messiah / Boston Baroque & Seattle Symphony

 

JONATHAN STOUGHTON - TENOR - FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Turridu / Cavalleria_rusticana / Opera North (House and role début)

 

NICHOLAS FOLWELL - BARITONE - RECENT AND FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Monterone /Rigoletto / English National Opera

Mr Kallenbach / Satyagraha/ English National Opera

 

BRADLEY TRAVIS - BARITONE - FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Bunthorne / Patience / English Touring Opera

Siegfried Sassoon in Roxanna Panufnik's new commission Silver Birch for Garsington Opera

 

JAMES HOLMES - CONDUCTOR - RECENT AND FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Carousel / Opera North

Sweeney Todd and Kiss Me Kate / Welsh National Opera

This year he returns to the Kurt Weill Festival in Dessau and conducts Weill’s Love Life in Freiburg

The Vanishing Bridegroom/ British Youth Opera

 

 WILLIAM RELTON - FUTURE HIGHLIGHTS

 

Directs Faramondo for the London Handel Festival at the Royal College of Music.