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Emma Carrington


Emma Carrington studied at the RAM and RNCM

Currently for ENO: Hippolyta A Midsummer Night’s Dream

Previously for ENO: Nefertiti Akhnaten.

Career Highlights

Recent engagements include: Mercédès, Third Lady The Magic Flute (WNO); Baba the Turk (Santiago‚ Chile); Schwertleite Die Walküre (Opera North; Leeds Town Hall‚ Birmingham Symphony Hall‚ The Sage and the Lowry); Mazet La Colombe (Buxton Festival); Ježibaba Rusalka (Grange Park Opera); Sorceress Dido and Aeneas, Matilda/George in Wallen’s The Cautionary Tales (Opera North, world premiere); Salty Sue Captain Blood’s Revenge (Brighton Festival, Glyndebourne); BBC’s Friday Night is Music Night, ‘Ten Pieces’ Prom.


Notable engagements elsewhere: Farzana Die Feen, Ursula Béatrice et Bénédict (Chelsea Opera Group); Marcellina Marriage of Figaro (conducted by Sir Colin Davis); Third Lady, Older Woman Flight (BYO); Mistress Quickly Falstaff (Nevill Holt); Kabanicha (Scottish Opera); Miss Baggot The Little Sweep (Jubilee Opera). Concerts include St Matthew Passion‚ Monteverdi’s Vespers‚ Messiah‚ Stravinsky’s Symphony of Psalms‚ Bach’s Christmas Cantatas‚ Mendelssohn’s Elijah and Walpurgisnacht‚ Rossini’s Petite messe solennelle‚ Haydn’s ‘Nelson’ Mass‚ Vivaldi’s Gloria‚ Schubert’s Mass in E flat‚ Tippet’s A Child of Our Time and Britten’s Spring Symphony.

Forthcoming: Rossweise Der Ring des Nibelungen (ROH).

Last updated: 28th February 2018