Jenny Samuel – Biography Details

Mezzo soprano Jenny Samuel lives in Hampshire and studied at Birmingham Conservatoire, on ‘The Knack’ - a performance course for singers run by the Baylis programme at English National Opera, at the Opera School Wales, and with Mary King (vocal coach on Channel 4’s Operatunity and Musicality).

Former voice teachers include Howard Milner, Margaret Field and Janice Thompson.

She recently returned to study for a Masters of Music in performance at the University of Southampton with Christine Page, which she completed with distinction in 2014.

Jenny has sung with English Touring Opera, Buxton Festival Opera, Swansea City Opera, London Opera Players, Opera Box, English National Opera, Carl Rosa Opera, Pavilion Opera, First Act Opera, European Chamber Opera, Vox Lirika and at the Spoleto Festival, Italy.

Roles include title role in La Cenerentola, Marcellina in The Marriage of Figaro, Berta in The Barber of Seville, Pauline in The Queen of Spades, Kitchen Boy/Third Nymph in Rusalka, Zaida in Il Turco in Italia, Adalgisa in Norma, Zerlina in Don Giovanni, Third Lady/Third Boy in The Magic Flute, title role in Handel’s Radamisto, Kate Pinkerton in Madama Butterfly, White Cat in L'Enfant et les Sortileges, Miss Baggott in Britten's The Little Sweep and Pitti-sing in The Mikado.

Oratorio solos include Elijah, Messiah, Christmas Oratorio, Mozart's Requiem, Rossini's Petite Messe Solennelle, Vivaldi's Gloria, Haydn's Harmony Mass and Purcell's Hail! Bright Cecilia.

As a song recitalist, she has sung at Winchester Cathedral, Southampton Art Gallery and for Portsmouth Music Club.

Jenny also sings regularly for Music in Hospitals and is in much demand as a singing teacher.

Contact Details:


Tel: 07773 126887


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Jenny Samuel – Mezzo Soprano

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