Louise Alder,

Louise Alder studied at the Royal College of Music International Opera School, where she was the inaugural Kiri Te Kanawa Scholar. She won the Young Singer Award at the 2017 International Opera Awards and the Dame Joan Sutherland Audience Prize at the 2017 Cardiff Singer of the World Competition.  She also won the 2015 inaugural Young British Soloists’ Competition, is the recipient of Glyndebourne’s 2014 John Christie Award and took 2nd Prize in the 2013 Kathleen Ferrier Competition. She is a Classical Opera Associate Artist, and has appeared with the company in Handel’s Messiah at Middle Temple Hall and in concert at Wigmore Hall and St John’s Smith Square. Louise is a member of the Frankfurt Opera Ensemble where her roles in the 2016/17 season included Atalanta in a new production of Xerxes and her first Gilda (Rigoletto).  She has also appeared in the roles of Zerlina (Don Giovanni) for Glyndebourne on Tour and Sophie (Der Rosenkavalier) in her her début with Welsh National Opera. Forthcoming engagements include Marzelline (Fidelio) at the BBC Proms.

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NEXT PERFORMANCES

Pre-Concert Talk: Richard Wigmore

23 January 2018, 6pm
Wigmore Hall, London

1768 – a retrospective

23 January 2018, 7.30pm
Wigmore Hall, London