Cantio Invocatione by Alex Gowan-Webster (2016). Performed on Holmwood Common, Surrey, August 2016.
Ella will be performing Haydn’s The Creation on Saturday 8 October with the Overgate Hospice Choir and National Festival Orchestra, directed by Simon Lindley. The event will be held at All Saints’ Church, Elland. More information can be found on the Overgate Hospice Choir website here: http://www.overgatehospicechoir.com/event/the-creation-haydn/
Ella is very pleased to be graduating with a first from the University of Sheffield in Music. Bring on starting at the Royal Academy of Music in September for a Masters in Performance!
As part of her final year at Sheffield University, Ella wrote a portfolio of compositions. 3 of these were recorded and can be listened to on her Soundcloud below.
Sheffield University Concerts has posted a video of Ella singing Verborgenheit by Hugo Wolf. You can watch it here.
Tomorrow Ella will be performing Britten’s Les Illuminations, 3 songs from Jonathan Dove’s Ariel and a selection of Mörike Lieder by Wolf at 1.10pm at Firth Hall. This will be the last time Ella perform in this designated Music Department performance space, so it looks set to be an emotional one! The next day, at 1.15pm, she […]
Tonight Ella will be performing and premiering new pieces of hers: Two Songs from a poem by e e cummings at Firth Hall at the University of Sheffield, 7.30pm. It looks set to be a wonderful evening of contemporary composition, with other works by University students also being performed, as well as a piece by […]
Just a quick update on two concerts Ella did last week: On Tuesday (19th), she had the immense pleasure of conducting the University of Sheffield Chamber Choir for the final time. They sang a variety of Bruckner’s motets, and also his immense Mass in E minor. There is a new track on her Soundcloud of […]
On 16th April the Tideswell Singers are hosting a Come and Sing Day at the ‘Cathedral of the Peak’, aka Tideswell Church. They will be performing Purcell’s Come Ye Sons of Art and Pergolesi/Durante’s Magnificat. The University of Sheffield Chamber Orchestra will also be playing. Ella will be singing the soprano solos. Joining her will be alto […]
Ella had a wonderful time conducting the University of Sheffield Chamber Choir in St Marie’s Catholic Cathedral, Sheffield on Saturday. I had the privilege of conducting The Lamb by Tavener and Christus Factus Est by Bruckner. Other items on the menu included choral classics such as Mozart’s Ave verum corpus, Fauré’s Cantique de Jean Racine and Allegri’s Miserere. She […]