Solo Jazz & Opera Vocalist

Jazz & Opera Vocalist In London

Solo Jazz & Opera Vocalist For Hire In London

Solo Jazz & Opera Vocalist For Hire In London

Michelle is a solo jazz & opera vocalist for hire in London.

She began her performing career in the festival competitions and concert halls throughout Ireland before pursuing her studies in the UK at the Royal North College of Music and the Guildhall School of Music and Drama.

Michelle recently made her Royal Opera House debut as Ninetta in the new Olivier Award winning production of Verdi’s Les Vepres Siciliennes conducted by Antonio Pappano and directed by Stefan Herheim.

More recently for the ROH, she covered the role of Pisana in Verdi’s I due Foscari starring Placido Domingo. Other roles at the ROH include Third Nymph (cover) in Dvorak’s Rusalka, Third Innocent (cover) in Birtwistle’s The Minotaur and Anna (cover) in the David McVicar Production of Berlioz Les Troyens.

Recent performances include Dorabella (Cosi Fan Tutte) at the 2014 Windsor festival, Polly Peacham (The Beggars Opera) for the European Opera Centre with the Liverpool Philharmonic and Cornelia (Giulio Cesare) for the COR as part of the 2013 Bloomsbury Festival.

For English National Opera Michelle has performed the roles of Feklusha in Janacek’s Katya Kabanova which was broadcast by the BBC and Cretan Woman in Katie Mitchell’s production of Mozart’s Idomeneo.

Michelle was a member of the Glyndebourne Festival Chorus in the summer of 2011 and performed in the company’s production of Wagner’s Die Meistersinger Von Nürnberg and Mozart’s Don Giovanni.

For British Youth Opera Michelle has performed the role of Suzy in Puccini’s La Rondine, Nancy (cover) in Britten’s Albert Herring and Madam Larina (cover) in Eugene Onegin.

Michelle is also available as a concert singer and has performed recitals at both the National Concert Hall Dublin and the Waterfront Hall Belfast.

Recent performances include an opera gala concert for the LGSO at Milton Court, Barbican and a recital featuring repertoire from The American Songbook at the NCH, Dublin.

Michelle is ideal for wedding receptions, functions, parties as well as for corporate and private events.

Let’s Dance (Bowie )

Crazy (Gnarls Barkley)

Repertoire List

Jazz standards
Cheek to cheek                    
Night and Day
Cry me a river                       
Blue skies.                            
Georgia on my mind.           
It don’t Mean a thing.          
Why don’t you do right.       
Putting on the Ritz               
It’s a good day   
Ain’t misbehavin.                 
Alexander’s ragtime band.  
The man I love.                    
Smoke gets in your eyes.    
Black coffee                           
At Last                                 
Night in Tunisia.                   
All of me                              
Fine and mellow.                                  
God bless the child             
Love me or leave me.          
My baby just cares for me   
Love for Sale                                    
You go to my head               
The Lady is a tramp
Stormy weather
Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square
Everytime we say goodbye
Embracable you
The Lady is a Tramp

Pop/soul covers in jazz style
Let’s Dance (Bowie) jazz style
All about that Bass jazz style
Crazy (Gnarls Barkley) jazz style
No Diggity jazz style
Diamonds (Rhianna) jazz style
Can’t get you out of my head (Kylie) jazz style
Adele various Kissing you (Des’ree)
Amy Winehouse various
Norah Jones various

Empty Bed Blues
Kitchen Man
Down and Out
I ain’t got nobody
Stormy Monday

Habanera (Carmen)
Seguidilla (Carmen)
Mon Coeur s’ouvre a ta voix (Saint-Saëns)
Ombra mai Fu (Handel)
Voi che sapete (Mozart)
Can’t help Loving that man (Gershwin)
Someone to watch over me (Gershwin)
The Man I Love (Gershwin)
Somewhere (West Side Story)
Ave Maria (Schubert)
Chanson d’amour (Duparc)

Irish Traditional/folk
She moved through the fair
Oh Danny Boy
My Lagan Love
I Will Walk with my Love

His eye is on the Sparrow
Swing Low Sweet Chariot
Wade in the Water