Carole Wilson

Mrs Sedley in Peter Grimes


At the Royal Opera House Londen Covent Garden, 1995

Regular soloist at Royal Opera Covent Garden, 2002 – today
Performances at Teatro Real Madrid, De Nederlandse Opera, Opéra de Montpellier, English National Opera, Welsh National Opera, Opera North, Teatro alla Scala, Opéra National de Paris, La Monnaie, Theater an der Wien, Théâtre de Genève

Mother Goose/The Rake’s Progress (La Monnaie); Jezibaba/Rusalka (La Monnaie); Aksenia/Lady Macbeth of Mtzensk (Teatro Real Madrid, Bastille, ROH Covent Garden, Teatro alla Scala, Opéra National de Paris); Annina/Der Rosenkavalier (De Nederlandse Opera); Mayor’s wife/Jenůfa, Hata/Bartered Bride, The Governess/Pique Dame, Marthe/Faust (ROH Covent Garden); Mrs. Sedley/Peter Grimes (Vlaamse Opera); Auntie/Peter Grimes (Grand Théâtre de Genève)

Grammy award for the recording of Jenůfa for ROH Covent Garden

Handel's Messiah with the Black Dyke Band and the Halifax Choral Society; Jenůfa for Covent Garden; Mahler’s Second Symphony with the Hong Kong Philharmonic Orchestra
Recent and future productions
Annina/La Traviata, Giovanna/Rigoletto, Gertrud/Romeo and Juliette (La Monnaie); Mother Goose/The Rake’s Progress (Theater an der Wien); The Old Woman/Candide (Vlaamse Opera); Mrs. Sedley/Peter Grimes (Opera de Oviedo)

Last update on 23 May 2013

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