Katie Gilbert

Voice Type:

Soprano

Nationality:

British

Country:

United Kingdom

Languages (fluent):

English

Experience

Opera

Venus
Il ballo delle ingrate (Monteverdi)
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
2018
Mother (Gertrude)
Hansel and Gretel (Act 1 Scenes 1 and 2) (Humperdinck)
Oxenfoord International Summer School
2018
Lady Penelope Rich
Gloriana (Act II Sc2) (Britten)
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
2017
Yvette
La Rondine (Act I Sc1) (Puccini)
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
2016
Miss Wordsworth
Albert Herring (Britten)
Oxenfoord International Summer School
2015

Operetta/G&S

Pauline
La Vie Parisienne (in English) (Offenbach)
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
2018
Phyllis
Iolanthe (Sullivan)
Kidlington Amateur Operatic Society
2013

Early Music

Trio
Various Madrigals and solos (Monteverdi and Caccini)
Old St Martin’s - Worcester, Great Malvern Priory
2018

Art Song

Solo Recitals
English song, voice and guitar repertoire (Various)
St Martin's in the Bullring, Birmingham
2018
Duo Recital
Various Voice and Guitar repertoire (Various)
Steiner School, Stourbridge
2018
Duo Recital
Various for Voice and Classical Guitar (Including Britten, De Falla, Granados, Villa-Lobos)
The Vault, Hexham
2018
Solo Songs and Arias
'Non Mi Dir', Proses Lyriques 3&4, op.34 1&10 (Mozart, Debussy, Rachmaninov)
Midday Music, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
2018
Soloist
English Song repertoire (Dowland, Gurney, Dove, Howells)
Bournville Music Society
2018
Soloist
Solo Mélodie (Poulenc)
Bournville Music Society
2017
Duo Recital
Various Voice and Guitar (Various)
Christian Community, Stourbridge
2017
Solo songs and Arias
Various (Various)
Iffley Music Society, Oxford
2016
Soloist
Three songs from youth, op.23 (Michael J Smith)
Lit and Phil, Newcastle upon Tyne
2015
Solo recitals
Various (Various)
Lit and Phil, Newcastle upon Tyne
2014
Regular solo recitals, Oxford 2013-2015
Various (Various)
St Michaels in the Northgate, New College Chapel
2013

Oratorio/Concerts

Arias and duets
Various (Including Delibes, Mozart, Humperdinck, Fauré)
Derby Cathedral
2018
Soloist
Song Offerings (Jonathan Harvey)
Cheltenham Festival
2017
Soloist
Opera arias and Music Theatre numbers (Puccini, Rogers and Hammerstein)
Stocksfield Festival, Northumberland
2017
Soloist
'Oh Quante Volte' and 'Deh Vieni non tardar' (Bellini and Mozart)
Philip Bates Trust concert, Sutton Coldfield
2017
Soprano Soloist
Requiem (Mozart and Fauré)
City of Wolverhampton Choir
2017
Soprano Soloist
Vespero della BVM and Cantate Domino (Mozart and Monteverdi)
New Choir, Oxford
2016
Soprano Soloist
Millenium Mass and Kleine Orgelmesse (Paul Patterson and Haydn)
New Choir, Oxford
2016

Covered Covered & Performed Scenes Premiere of New Work Concert

Awards

Competitions

First prize, Edward Brooks English Song Prize, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire (2018)

Special Commendation, Ashleyan Opera Prize, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire (2017)

Education

MMus Vocal Performance
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire
2016–2018
BA (Hons)
University of Oxford
2008–2011