Scottish soprano Eleanor Dennis is a graduate of the Royal College of Music’s International Opera School and a former Harewood Artist at the English National Opera where her roles included Contessa Le nozze di Figaro, Micaëla Carmen, Helena A Midsummer Night’s Dream, High Priestess Aida and Laura Fleet in the world premiere of Nico Muhly’s Marnie.
Highlights elsewhere include Helena at the Aldeburgh Festival, Contessa for Scottish Opera, Fiordiligi Così fan tutte for Opera Holland Park, Cominio in Caldara’s Lucio Papirio Dittatore for the Buxton Festival and Ginevra Ariodante for the Salzburger Landestheater.
In the 2019/20 season Eleanor makes her debut with Opera North as Miss Jessel in The Turn of the Screw and her debut for the Grange Festival as Helena in a new production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
On the concert platform, her engagements include Brahms’ Ein Deutsches Requiem (CBSO/Andrew Manze); Britten’s A Spring Symphony (Vienna Radio Symphony Orchestra/Cornelius Meister & BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra/Ilan Volkov); Mendelssohn’s Elijah (Three Choirs Festival); Haydn’s Harmoniemesse (Oxford Philharmonic Orchestra/Sir András Schiff); Elgar’s Une Voix dans le Désert (CBSO/Andris Nelsons); Strauss’ Vier Letzte Lieder (Royal Philharmonic Orchestra/Martyn Brabbins) and Beethoven’s Egmont (BBC Philharmonic/Juanjo Mena), Missa Solemnis (Three Choirs Festival & RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra of Ireland/Macelaru), Christus am Ölberge (Bamberger Symphoniker/Rolf Beck) and Symphony No. 9 (Orquesta y Coro Nacionales de España/David Afkham).
- More info 19:30 14 Sep 2019 Glasgow Green, GLASGOW
GIACOMO PUCCINI “Quando m’en vo” from La bohème (Musetta)
WOLFGANG AMADEUS MOZART Come scoglio from Così fan tutte
Soprano: Eleanor Dennis
Conductor: Stephen Bell
Orchestra: BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra