Yvonne Howard - Mezzo-soprano at English National Opera

Yvonne Howard

Mezzo-soprano

Yvonne Howard studied at the RNCM.

Previously for ENO: Queen of the Fairies IolantheBerta The Barber of Seville, Katisha The Mikado, Caesonia Caligula, Third Norn Twilight of the Gods, Larina Eugene Onegin, Third Lady The Magic Flute, Marcellina Marriage of Figaro, Berta, Innkeeper Boris Godunov.

 

Career Highlights

Notable engagements elsewhere: Mistress Quickly Falstaff (Garsington), Leonore Fidelio, Larina, Cornelia Giulio Cesare, Ludmilla Bartered Bride, Third Lady, Second Norn Ring, Mother Hänsel und Gretel (ROH); Sieglinde (Hallé); Azucena (Denmark); Spring Beauty Snow Maiden, Lady Macbeth Macbeth, Fricka/Second Norn Ring, Nettie Carousel, Mother Swanhunter, Auntie Peter Grimes, Hippolyta (Opera North); Mrs Grose Turn of the Screw (Opera North and NI Opera); Lady Billows Albert Herring (Buxton Festival Opera); Mother Hänsel und Gretel (Garsington); Caesonia (Buenos Aires, Hannover); title role Norma (OHP, ETO); title role Medée, Irene Belisario (Chelsea Opera Group); Estelle/Emerance Veronique (Buxton Festival) and the title role in Holst’s Savitri, with Choros Chamber Choir.

 

Recordings: Marilyn Klinghoffer The Death of Klinghoffer (C4 DVD), Sweet Swan of Avon (Meridian), Messiah (Arte Nova Classics)‚ Troilus and CressidaBoris Godunov and The Bartered Bride (Chandos).

 

Last updated: 11th July 2018