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Lamia Beuque
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Martha Jones
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Clare Presland
Lucy Schaufer
Alessandra Volpe
Martha Jones
Mezzo Soprano

Martha Jones’ current and future engagements include DORABELLA Così fan tutte West Green House Opera, Oxford Philomusica, MELANTO/AMORE/JUNO The Return of Ulysses, cover AMASTRIS Xerxes English Touring Opera,  LISETTA Il mondo della lunaForum Sinfonietta Ensemble at the Festival de Sédières in France and DAUGHTER Glass’ Akhnaten Vlaamse Opera. She takes part in Marilyn Horne’s The Song Continues Programme at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute in 2015, and she most recently joined the Ravinia Steans Music Institute at James Conlon’s Ravinia Festival in summer 2014.



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Martha Jones’ current and future engagements include DORABELLA Così fan tutte West Green House Opera, Oxford Philomusica, MELANTO/AMORE/JUNO The Return of Ulysses, cover AMASTRIS Xerxes English Touring Opera,  LISETTA Il mondo della lunaForum Sinfonietta Ensemble at the Festival de Sédières in France and DAUGHTER Glass’ Akhnaten Vlaamse Opera. She takes part in Marilyn Horne’s The Song Continues Programme at Carnegie Hall’s Weill Music Institute in 2015, and she most recently joined the Ravinia Steans Music Institute at James Conlon’s Ravinia Festival in summer 2014.

Other recent engagements include  LISETTA Il mondo della luna, MATILDA cover Ottone and NANCY Albert Herring English Touring Opera, COUNTESS CEPRANO Rigoletto Opéra-Théâtre Limoges, GOFFREDO Rinaldo Longborough Festival, OLGA Eugene Onegin Southbank Sinfonia, 2nd WITCH Macbeth and EDITH (cover) Pirates of Penzance Scottish Opera, Mahler’s Rückert Lieder New English Ballet Theatre, Recital Showcase Wigmore Hall (with Malcolm Martineau and Sir Thomas Allen), St. John’s Smith Square and St. Barbabas, a recording of Schubert Romanze BBC Philharmonic (cond. Paul Daniel), as well as  Ligeti’s Sippal, dobbal, nádihegedüvel (With Pipes, Drums, Fiddles) and selections of Henze’s Stimmen Queen Elizabeth Hall.

She also performed Mahler’s Das Lied von der Erde London Mahler Orchestra, Mahler’s Lieder Eines Fahrenden Gesellen RCM Philharmonia, and OLGA Eugene Onegin, HELEN/ERIS In the Belly of the Horse and ROSINA cover Barber of Seville English Touring Opera. She has also performed HÄNSEL and DORABELLA Woodhouse Opera, JENNIE FOXCUB Tobias Picker’s Fantastic Mr. Fox, TEODATA (cover) Handel’s Flavio and ANNIO (cover) La Clemenza di Tito English Touring Opera, and CHERUBINO Le Nozze di Figaro British Youth Opera.

Martha studied at Durham University, as well as with Janis Kelly at the Royal College of Music International Opera School. Whilst at the RCM she received the Baroness de Turckheim award, an MBF award, the Marjorie and Dorothy Whyte Memorial Award and a Susan Chilcott Scholarship. She was also supported in her studies by the Sophie’s Silver Lining Fund and the Josephine Baker Trust. Martha was a finalist in the Great Elm Vocal Award 2010, and she was awarded prizes in the RCM Schumann Competition and the Chelsea Schubert Festival.

Performances at the RCMIOS include HÄNSEL Hänsel und Gretel, ROSINA Il Barbiere di Siviglia, DORABELLA Cosi fan tutte, ZWEITE DAME Die Zauberflöte, HEN The Cunning Little Vixen and CUPID Orpheus in the Underworld.

Martha is a Britten-Pears Young Artist and a Samling Scholar and has given recitals at St John’s Smith Square, the National Portrait Gallery and for the Ryedale Festival with Christopher Glynn.

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