LOUISE MARTYN
LYRIC SOPRANO

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 POSTPONED 21.3.20 

Grand Figura of the Opera Seria Concert, Institut Stimmkunst,

Atelier für Kunst und Philosphie, Zürich, 19.30

https://stimmkunst.ch/events/?lang=en

CANCELLED 10.04.20

Stabat Mater, Pergolesi 

Grüningen Kirche,

Karfreitag, 10.00

CANCELLED 31.05.20

Missa Sancti Nicolai, Haydn 

Romerswil Kirche, 10.00

6.6.20

Concert with Institut Stimmkunst and Pianists Thomas Barthel and Nadanai Laohakunakorn

Reformierte Kirche Oberengstringen, Zürich, 19.30

https://stimmkunst.ch/events/?lang=en



12.11.20

Lunchtime Concert Lon ag Longhaire, A Blackbird Singing

with Pianist Annalisa Monticelli

Riverstown Hall, Maynooth, 13.00

 

BIO

The young, Irish Soprano Louise Martyn is frequently seen on international stages performing Opera, Oratorio, Concerts and Recitals.

In 2019 Louise performed the roles of Kate Pinkerton (Madama Butterlfy, Theater Orchestra Biel Solothurn), Cathleen (Riders to the Sea, Swiss Opera Studio) and  selections of Young Lady (Lady Sarashina, Bern University of the Arts). She has studied with Dramatic Soprano Vera Wenkert at ​Institut Stimmkunst ​in Zürich since 2015.

Roles performed during studies at the Royal Irish Academy of Music (RIAM) and Birmingham Conservatoire include Dido,(​Dido and Aeneas)​, Erisbe, (​l'Ormindo​), Suor Genovieffa (​Suor Angelica)​ and First Alms Sister (​Suor Angelica)​ . Roles performed in staged scenes in 2018 and 2019 include: La Contessa,(​Le​ ​nozze di Figaro, ​Swiss Opera Studio), Rûsalka (​Rûsalka​, Swiss Opera Studio) and Ursula, (​Mathis der Maler, ​Swiss Opera Studio)​ and Marietta (Die Tode Stadt), Institut Stimmkunst.


       In December 2018, Louise released a CD Recording in commemoration of Irish Poet Francis Ledwidge, titled​ Lon ag longhaire A blackbird singing. ​The recording features the music of Michael Head and Ivor Gurney, among others​.
In 2019, she made her Theatre Orchestra Biel Solothurn (TOBS) debut in ​Madama Butterfly. At home in Ireland, she was the ​Gervase Elwes Cup Winner ​and the ​Percy Whitehead Cup Winner ​of the ​2015 ESB Feis Ceoil. ​At the RIAM that same year, she won the prize for English Song in the ​Irene Sandford Competition​ and the ​Gaiety Bursary.

 

LOUISE MARTYN AS KATE PINKERTON, TOBS MADAMA BUTTERFLY, BIEL, 2019 PHOTO CREDIT: MARSHALL LIGHT STUDIOS

LOUISE MARTYN SINGING MARIETTA'S LIED  WITH INSTITUT  STIMMKUNST, ZÜRICH  2019

 

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