Lyric Soprano

Adele is a native of Pontarddulais and an experienced Coloratura Soprano who graduated from The Guildhall School of Music and Drama (2003-07) under the tutelage of Professor Laura Sarti, the celebrated Italian Mezzo Soprano.

Adele has been successful in voice competitions which include the National Eisteddfod of Wales winning several prizes in the soprano class. She was the winner of the International gold medal singing competition at Llangollen International Eisteddfod in 2008, and a semi-finalist in the International Montserrat Caballe singing competition in Zaragoza Spain in 2008.

Following her competition successes Adele has performed in many operas with acclaim from both audience and critics. Her operatic roles include principal roles as  Adina (L'elisir d'amore) Donizetti, Leonora (Il Trovatore),  Violetta (La Traviata) Verdi, Micaela (Carmen), Bizet, Adele (Die Fledermaus) Strauss. Norma ( Norma) Bellini, Elizabeth (Mary Stuarda) Donezetti

Opera Scenes include:

Mimi (La Boheme), Antonia & Olympia (The tales of Hoffman), Papagena (Magic Flute) -Guildhall Opera ensemble. Arabella (Arabella), Contessa (Marriage of Figaro)- Opera School Wales, Filipnevya (Eugene Onegin) -Welsh National Youth Opera.

She additionally extended her repertoire and experience by joining the ensemble at Grange Park opera in the Queen of Spades. The WNO chorus in Lohengrin in 2013 and, in 2014 at the ROH with WNO in Moses und Arron (Schoenberg). Another appearance at thr ROH is scheduled for Grange park opera in Fiddler on the Roof 

Oratorio performances include, The Elijah-Mendelssohn,The Messiah-Handel, Requiem-Verdi, Requiem-Mozart, A Child of our time-Tipett, Gloria-Vivaldi, Messa di Gloria-Puccini, Mass in time of war- Haydn,Coronation Mass-Mozart, Requiem-Faure, The Armed Man-Karl Jenkins, Nelson Mass-Haydn.

Adele has performed as a soloist for many ensembles throughout the U.K. International engagements have included concerts in Spain, Italy, The Czech republic and Canada. She has performed with Longborough festival opera,Grange Park opera, and most recently Welsh National Opera. In addition to her operatic work she has recorded with the Pontardulais Male Voice choir, and Morriston RFC male voice choir.

Sample recording: click on this link  https://youtu.be/C4x5I-kcFKQ or

https://youtu.be/tkTsLUysvY0

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 adeleoneill7@googlemail.com