Opera Performances in The Midlands
Alison is a versatile artist, showcasing her expertise in a wide spectrum of musical genres, from opera to song, spanning various periods in music history. Her operatic repertoire includes a rich tapestry of compositions, taking the audience on a journey through classical and romantic masterpieces to the intricate and innovative works of the modernist era.
Alison has interpreted and performed arias from a diverse array of renowned composers. Her repertoire includes sublime selections from Mozart, such as "Cosi fan tutte" and "La clemenza di Tito”, as well as stirring pieces from Verdi's "Il trovatore" and Wagner's monumental works like "Tristan und Isolde" and "Das Rheingold”.
She has also delved into the dramatic arias of Ponchielli's "La Gioconda”, the passion of Saint-Saëns' "Samson et Dalila”, and the fiery melodies of Bizet's "Carmen”. Alison's musical spectrum extends to the grandeur of Tchaikovsky's "Eugene Onegin”, the emotional depth of Massenet's "Werther”, and the compelling narrative of Menotti's "The Consul”.
The Art of Concert
Beyond her operatic endeavours, Alison's dedication to the art of concert and lieder singing is truly remarkable. Her performances include an extensive range of pieces by composers such as Schubert, Schumann, Brahms, Fauré, Elgar, Mahler, Schoenberg, Harty, Gurney, Tippett, Barber, and Britten.
Alison's talents also extend to oratorio, where she has masterfully delivered arias from Handel's timeless "Messiah" to the powerful compositions of Mendelssohn in "Elijah." Her voice resonates with the spiritual depth and grandeur that oratorio demands, connecting audiences to the heart of these musical pieces.
Furthermore, Alison's artistry branches into the realm of music theatre, captivating audiences with her performances from the enchanting scores of Arlen's "The Wizard of Oz" to the beloved classics of Rodgers and Hammerstein, including "Carousel" and "The Sound of Music." Her exploration of these theatrical productions adds yet another dimension to her diverse and captivating musical journey.
Join her on this musical odyssey as she shares her enchanting voice and dedication to classical music.