Nan Stevenson CHRISTIE

Biography

Gender Female
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Birthdate 1948-03-06
Education Ayr Acad, RSAMD, London Opera Centre
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Recreations painting, reading, gardening
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Style Ms Nan Christie
Career soprano; operatic debut as Fiametta in The Gondoliers (Scottish Opera), Covent Garden debut as First Esquire in Parsifal; toured in Switzerland, Portugal, Germany, Poland and Japan, princ guest artist Frankfurt Opera; worked with conductors incl: Claudio Abbado, André Previn, Sir John Pritchard, Sir Bernard Haitink, Sir Simon Rattle, Sir Alexander Gibson, John Mauceri, Michael Gielen; prof of singing and head of classical voice Goldsmiths Coll London, estab amateur opera co Operagold 2004 (dir and prodr: Venus & Adonis 2004, Dido and Aeneas 2005, the Magic Flute 2006, Carmen 2007, Peter Grimes 2008, Marriage of Figaro 2009, Rigoletto 2010, La Bohème 2011, La Traviata 2012; dir A Midsummer Nights Dream); dir of professional prodns: Carmen (Meantime Opera Greenwich) 2007, Peter Grimes 2008; James Caird travelling scholarship, Peter Stuyvesant scholarship, Countess of Munster scholarship, Peter Styvesant scholarship, James Caird travelling scholarship, Countss of Munster scholarship; >ir< incl: Pamina in The Magic Flute (Eng Music Theatre, Opera de Nancy), Sophie in Tom Jones (Eng Music Theatre), Xenia in Boris Godunov (Scot Opera), Flora in The Turn of the Screw (Scot Opera), Galla in The Cataline Conspiracy (Scot Opera), Tytania in A Midsummer Night's Dream (Scot Opera, Opera North), Susanna in The Marriage of Figaro (Scot Opera, Frankfurt Opera), Despina in Cosi fan Tutte (Scot Opera, Netherlands Opera, Glyndebourne), Frasquita in Carmen (Edinburgh Festival, Earls Court, Japan), Oscar in Un Ballo in Maschera (Frankfurt Opera), Marie in Die Soldaten (Frankfurt Opera), Euridice in Orpheus in the Underworld (ENO), Countess Adele in Count Ory (ENO), Adele in Die Fledermaus (ENO), Queen of Night in The Magic Flute (Scot Opera, Marseille, ENO), Arbace in Mitridate (La Fenice Venice, Italian debut), Blonde in Mozart's Die Entführung aus dem Serail (Scot Opera, Frankfurt Opera), Oscar in Verdi's Un Ballo in Maschera (Bonn Opera), Peter Maxwell Davies' Dr of Myddfai (WNO, World Première) William Bolcom's Songs of Innocence & Experience (Royal Festival Hall, Eurp Première), Madame Herz in Ser Schauspieldirektor (BBC), Cunegonde in Candide (London Symphony Orchestra), Frasquita in Carmen (Edinburgh Festival), Despina in Cosi Fan Tutte (Glyndebourne), Carlotta in The Phantom of the Opera (HM Theatre Haymarket); >ir< audio incl: La Vita Nuova (with the Nash Ensemble and Nicholas Maw), Anthology of Italian Opera, Gli Orazie ed i Curiazi, Melancholia (by Dusapin, with Orchestra de Lyon), Dr of Myddfai (by Peter Maxwell Davies, with WNO), Parsifal (ROH); video incl: various Gilbert and Sullivan, Gianetta in The Gondoliers, Aline in The Sorcerer, title role in Princess Ida; DVD incl L'Enfant et les Sortileges (Glyndebourne)
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Debrett's notebooks

Debrett's notebooks

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