Rebecca Evans

(b. 1963)

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(b Pontrhydyfen, Wales, 1963).

Welsh soprano. Career as nurse before studying at GSMD. Young Welsh Singer of the Year 1991. Début WNO 1990 (Gretel). Sang title‐role in Cendrillon (WNO) 1993. S. Francisco début 1995; débuts: Munich 1995 (Ilia in Idomeneo); Santa Fe 1995 (Susanna); CG 1998 (Susanna); NY Met 1999 (Sophie in Werther); ENO 2002 (Romilda in Xerxes). Has sung with major internat. orchs. and conds., and given many recitals, incl. Wigmore Hall, London.

Subjects: Music.

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