Spanish-Mancunian soprano Ana Beard Fernández graduated from the Royal College of Music, London in 2020 with a Master of Performance with Distinction, supported by the Audrey Sacher Award and Josephine Baker Trust. In the same year she was a Kathleen Ferrier Awards semi-finalist. Ana previously completed her undergraduate studies at the University of York, where she was recipient of the Ed Burrell Award for Excellence in Performance.
Equally at home with opera, oratorio, and contemporary music, highlights this spring include the role of ‘Cephise’ in Rameau’s Pygmalion, solos in Monteverdi Vespers with Thames Philharmonic Choir at Cadogan Hall, Fauré Requiem with Tower of London Chapel Choir, and Carmina Burana with the Docklands Sinfonia at Fairfield Halls, Croydon. This summer she will sing Dvořák Mass in D and Mozart Vesperae Solemnes de Confessore with Stour Singers, Dvořák Stabat Mater and Song to the Moon (Rusalka) with the University of York Choir and Orchestra at York Minster, and Schoenberg Pierrot Lunaire at the Royal College of Music.
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