Anne Howells

(b. 1941)

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(b Southport, 1941).

Eng. mezzo‐soprano. Sang Eros in f. Eng. p. of Gluck's Paride ed Elena while student at RMCM. Glyndebourne ch. 1964–7. Débuts: WNO 1966 (Flora in La traviata); CG 1967; Glyndebourne 1967; Amer. (Chicago) 1972; NY Met 1975; Salzburg 1976. Created Lena in Bennett's Victory, London 1967, Cathleen in Maw's The Rising of the Moon, Glyndebourne 1970, and Régine in Liebermann's La Forêt, Geneva 1987.

Subjects: Music.

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